Markku Kangaspuro

Person

Education information

MA 1991
Ph.D. 2000
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Curriculum Vitae

Expertise: Political history, especially the former Soviet Union and new Russia; political development of Russia; identities and nationalism; modernization and development problems.

Administrative expertise: research leader, PI, programme management 

 

Current Position

2009 -          Research Director, Aleksanteri Institute

2010 -          Vice Director, Aleksanteri Institute (from 26.11.2010)   

2011 -          Professor (from 10.5.2011)

 

Education and degrees awarded

 

1991            MA in History, University of Joensuu

1996            Phil.Lic in History, University of Joensuu

2000            Doctor of Philosophy in history, (Dissertation graded Eximia cum laude approbatur)

                  University of Joensuu

2001            Docent, political history in the faculty of Political Sciences - University of Helsinki

2002            Docent, Russian History in the faculty of History - University of Joensuu

Highlighted publications

  1. War and Memory in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus

    Kangaspuro, M. V. (ed.), Lassila, J. P. (ed.), Zhurzhenko, T. (ed.) & Fedor, J. (ed.), Dec 2017, Palgrave Macmillan. 506 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

  2. From the Trauma of Stalinism to the Triumph of Stalingrad: The Toponymic Dispute Over Volgograd

    Kangaspuro, M. V. & Lassila, J. P., Dec 2017, War and Memory in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 141-170 30 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  3. Back to normality in Russia's transformation – Demand on strong state and its consequences

    Kangaspuro, M. V., May 2017, Osteuropa transformiert.: Sozialsmus, Demokratie und Utopie. Oltenau, T., Spöri, T., Jatiner, F. & Asenbaum, H. (eds.). Wiesbaden: Springer , p. 155-172 18 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  4. The Dilemma of the Perception of the Strong State in Russia and the Demand for Modernization

    Kangaspuro, M. V., 2016, Authoritarian Modernization in Russia: Ideas, Institutions, and Policies. Gel'man, V. (ed.). Abingdon: Routledge - Taylor & Francis Group, p. 39-54 16 p. (Studies in Contemporary Russia).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  5. Stalinism as a Structural Choice of Soviet Society and its Lost Alternatives

    Kangaspuro, M., 22 Oct 2015, Discussing Stalinism: Problems and Approaches. Kangaspuro, M. & Oittinen, V. (eds.). Helsinki: Aleksanteri Institute, p. 74-92 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

  6. Discussing Stalinism: Problems and Approaches

    Kangaspuro, M. (ed.) & Oittinen, V. (ed.), 22 Oct 2015, Helsinki: Aleksanteri Institute. 122 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

  7. History Politics and the Changing Meaning of Victory Day in Contemporary Russia

    Kangaspuro, M. V., Apr 2018, The Long Aftermath.: Cultural Legacies of Europe at War 1936-2016. Braganca, M. & Tame, P. (eds.). New York - Oxford: Berghahn Books, p. 333-343 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  8. Voi voittajia - suuren isänmaallisen sodan tulkinnat

    Kangaspuro, M., 2015, Venäjän palatseissa ja kaduilla. Kivinen, M. & Vähäkylä, L. (eds.). Helsinki: Gaudeamus Helsinki University Press, p. 177-186 10 p. (Tutkitusti).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

  9. Putinin toinen kerta

    Kangaspuro, M., Jun 2012, In : Idäntutkimus. 2012, 2, p. 1-2 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

  10. Salaista kaupankäyntiä Karjalalla

    Kangaspuro, M., 2012, Takaisin Karjalaan. Fingerroos, O. & Häyrynen, M. (eds.). Helsinki: Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura, p. 50-72 23 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  11. Political Anatomy of Perestroika

    Kangaspuro, M., 2010, Perestroika: Processes and Consequences. Kangaspuro, M., Nikula, J. & Stodolsky, I. (eds.). Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura, Vol. 2010.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  12. Modernisation in Russia since 1900

    Kangaspuro, M. (ed.) & Smith, J. (ed.), 2006, Helsinki: Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura. 331 p. (Studia Fennica; no. 12)

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

  13. Constructed identities in Europe

    Kangaspuro, M. (ed.), 2007, Helsinki: Aleksanteri Institute. 272 p. (Aleksanteri Series; no. 7/2007)

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

  14. Muutoksen mahdollisuus

    Kangaspuro, M., 20 Dec 2010, In : Idäntutkimus. 2010, 4, p. 1-2 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

  15. Tandemkratia

    Kangaspuro, M., Oct 2011, In : Idäntutkimus. 2011, 3, p. 1-2 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

  16. Venäjän sotilasdoktriini

    Kangaspuro, M., Apr 2010, In : Idäntutkimus. 2010, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

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Latest activities

  1. Change and Continuity in Russian Memory Politics: Agents of the Nation

    Katalin Miklóssy (Member of organizing committee), Markku Veli Kangaspuro (Member of organizing committee)
    18 Sep 201819 Sep 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  2. Europe - Asia Studies (Journal)

    Markku Veli Kangaspuro (Reviewer)
    Apr 2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

  3. Felix Jaitner

    Markku Veli Kangaspuro (Host)
    15 Nov 201715 Dec 2017

    Activity: Hosting a visitor typesAcademic visit at UH

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