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  • PB 16 (Snellmansgatan 12)

    00014

    Finland

20052019
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Description of research and teaching

Research fields:

  • Comparative Social Policy
  • Historical Transformations of Nordic Welfare States
  • Conceptual History of Public Health
  • Social services and Social Security
  • Openness of Political Reform

 

Current research projects:

Conceptualising Public Health: Historical and Contemporary Struggles over Key Concepts

 

BOOK:

Kananen, Johannes: The Nordic Welfare State in Three Eras: From Emancipation to Discipline (Routledge)

The book provides the first comprehensive account of the evolution of the Nordic welfare model.

 

 Links:

Fields of Science

  • 5142 Social policy
  • comparative social policy
  • Welfare State
  • Nordic Model
  • unemployment
  • Labour market
  • employment policy
  • Nordic countries
  • income support
  • social justice
  • politics
  • Social policy
  • Power
  • 5141 Sociology
  • Health
  • Public health
  • Power
  • sociology of health
  • 615 History and Archaeology
  • Conceptual History
  • power

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications 2005 2019

The Nordic Welfare State in Three Eras: From Emancipation to Discipline

Kananen, J., 2014, Farnham: Ashgate. 218 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

The Generational Welfare Contract Justice, Institutions and Outcomes

Kananen, J., Jan 2019, In : Journal of Social Policy. 48, 1, p. 191-192 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review (scientific)Scientific

Conceptualising public health: An introduction

Bergenheim, S. M. C., Edman, J., Kananen, J. K. & Wessel, M., 2018, Conceptualising Public Health : Historical and Contemporary Struggles over Key Concepts. Kananen, J., Bergenheim, S. & Wessel, M. (eds.). Abingdon: Routledge, p. 1–17 17 p. (Routledge Studies in Public Health).

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

Conceptualising Public Health: Historical and Contemporary Struggles over Key Concepts

Kananen, J. K. (ed.), Bergenheim, S. M. C. (ed.) & Wessel, M. (ed.), 1 Mar 2018, Abingdon: Routledge, Taylor & Francis. 227 p. (Routledge Studies in Public Health)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issue

Editors’ notes: Transitions in the conceptual history of public health

Kananen, J. K., Bergenheim, S. M. C. & Wessel, M., 2018, Conceptualising Public Health: Historical and Contemporary Struggles over Key Concepts. Kananen, J., Bergenheim, S. & Wessel, M. (eds.). Abingdon: Routledge, p. 204–215 12 p. (Routledge studies in public health).

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

Projects 2008 2013

The Nordic Society in Cross-disciplinary and Transnational Perspectives (NordSoc)

Ahokas, M., Alanko, A., Alapuro, R., Aunesluoma, J., Blomberg-Kroll, H., Borioni, P., Brisku, A., Fellman, S., Forsander, A., Glover, N., Götz, N., Haapakorpi, A., Haggrén, H., Hannikainen, M., Haldén, P., Heikkinen, S., Helander, M., Hilson, M., Hopkins, T., Huhta, I., Jalava, M., Kallio, J., Kananen, J., Kettunen, P., Kroll, C., Laine, J. M., Lauren, J. S. I., Lloyd, C., Marjanen, J., Marklund, C., Muir, S., Newby, A., Nordberg, C., Nygård, S., Outinen, S., Pellander, S., Prutsch, M., Rainio-Niemi, J., Riska, E., Roumpakis, A., Räisä, T., Saaritsa, S., Stadius, P., Stenius, H., Strang, J., Stråth, B., Suoranta, A. M., Syrjämäki, S., Wahlbeck, Ö., Vauhkonen, J., Wrede, S. & Österberg, M.

24/02/2011 → …

Project: Research Evaluation 2011

Activities 2010 2016

  • 14 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars
  • 5 Public Talks
  • 1 Consultancy
  • 1 Types for other activities - Other

University of Macerata: Workshop on the Future of the Welfare State

Johannes Kananen (Speaker: Presenter)
14 Apr 201615 Apr 2016

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

Helsingin Kirjamessut 2016

Johannes Kananen (Speaker: Opponent/discussant)
10 Dec 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

Friedrich Ebert Stiftung workhop: Future of the Welfare State

Johannes Kananen (Attendee)
10 Mar 201611 Mar 2016

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

Statement on the Government Bill concerning the Finnish Basic Income Experiment

Johannes Kananen (Consultant)
30 Nov 2016

Activity: Consultancy typesConsultancy

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Friedrich Ebert Stiftung workshop: Future of the Welfare State

Johannes Kananen (Attendee)
27 Oct 201628 Oct 2016

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

Press / Media

"Konkurrensen mellan vårdbolag måste vara jämlik"

Johannes Kananen

05/10/2016

1 item of media coverage

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Ny tend: Högutbildade flyttar mellan universitetsstäder efter jobb

Johannes Kananen

29/05/2016

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Folkpensionsanstalten väcker oro och ilska

Johannes Kananen

22/05/2016

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Certifikat för skattebetalare som visar var vinst uppkommer

Johannes Kananen

05/04/2016

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media