Mila Oiva

Person

Affiliation Expiration31/12/2015
Further information on the affiliationI am Cultural Historian doing research on post-World War II Poland and Soviet Union. I focus in my research on Polish-Soviet foreign trade, marketing in the intra-CMEA trade, influences of consumer culture and understanding of modernity for the practices of Polish foreign traders. I am member of the Finnish Doctoral Programme for Russian and East European Studies. My home department is Cultural History at the University of Turku.

Curriculum Vitae

Specialization: Cultural History

 

Keywords of current research: economic practices, foreign trade, consumer culture, East European history (especially Poland and the Soviet Union), CMEA, Cold War period

Latest publications

  1. The Eastern group of the EU and the Western Balkans: Assertive or attractive Russia?

    Miklóssy, K., Cvetanovic, D., Järvinen, J. & Oiva, M., 26 Nov 2014, Helsinki: Parliament of Finland, Committee for the Future. 18 p. (Publication of the Committee for the Future; no. 9/2014)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportProfessional

  2. Sofia Norling: Mot väst. Vetenskap, politik och transformation i Polen 1989–2011 (book review)

    Oiva, M., 1 Nov 2014, In : Nordisk Østforum. 28, 4, p. 387-389 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

  3. Selling Fashion to the Soviets: Competitive Practices in Polish Clothes Export in the early 1960s

    Oiva, M., 15 Aug 2014, Competition in Socialist Society. Miklóssy, K. & Ilic, M. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 71-88 18 p. (Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe; vol. 19).

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

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Latest activities

  1. Tiedetori Helsingin kirjamessut 2015

    Mila Oiva (Speaker: Presenter)
    23 Oct 2015

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

  2. Avoimen tieteen huomiointi tutkimuksen suunnittelussa

    Mila Oiva (Speaker: Presenter)
    22 Oct 2015

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

  3. Joint meeting of Culture and the History of East Central Europe Kroužek and the Russian History Kruzhok, both at the Doreen B. Townsend Center for the Humanities and the Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies

    Mila Oiva (Speaker: Presenter)
    29 Apr 2015

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

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