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Education/Academic qualification

Cultural Anthropology, MA, University of Helsinki

19992001

Département d'anthropologie, Exchange Student, Université de Montreal

19981999

Buddhist studies, PhD Student, Central Institute for Higher Tibetan Studies

20012002

South Asian Studies, University of Helsinki

19971998

Cultural Studies, MA studies, University of Oulu, Oulu

19941997

Fields of Science

  • 6160 Other humanities
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Comparative Religion
  • Death Studies
  • Tibetan Studies

Publications 2001 2018

Kuolema eri maailmankatsomuksissa

Translated title of the contribution: Death in various world viewsButters, M., 2018, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 73, 9, p. 560-561 2 p.

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Kuolema hindulaisessa ja buddhalaisessa traditiossa

Translated title of the contribution: Death and dying in Hindu and Buddhist traditionsButters, M., 5 Feb 2018, In : Teologia.fi.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleGeneral public

Maassa maan tavalla: Suomalaisen islamin kuolemakäsitykset

Sakaranaho, T. H. & Butters, M. K. K., 5 Feb 2018, In : Teologia.fi.

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Between East and West: A diachronic overview of Finnish death culture

Butters, M. K. K., Jan 2017, In : Death Studies. 41, 1, p. 51-60 10 p.

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Aesthetics as metaphysical meaning-making in the face of death

Butters, M. K., 14 Dec 2016, In : Approaching Religion. 6, 2, p. 96-111 16 p.

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Activities 2016 2018

Kuolema eri maailmankatsomuksissa

Maija Butters (Speaker)
22 Nov 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Death Studies (Journal)

Maija Butters (Reviewer)
1 Oct 201831 Dec 2018

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

MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIES OF THE SELF

Maija Butters (Speaker)
16 Nov 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day Maailman saattohoitopäivä 2018

Maija Butters (Invited speaker)
13 Oct 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Press / Media

Radioteljee esittää: pohdintoja hyvästä kuolemasta

Maija Butters

08/12/2017

1 media contribution

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Kuolema antroposeenin aikakaudella

Maija Butters

05/12/2017

1 media contribution

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Laajakulma: Kuoleman pohtiminen parantaa elämänlaatua

Maija Butters

18/05/2017

1 media contribution

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Rukousta, jumalten kuvia ja kukkaseppeleitä – rituaalit saattavat kuolevaa

Maija Butters

27/10/2016

1 item of media coverage

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Vieraana uskonnontutkija Maija Butters

Maija Butters

28/01/2016

1 item of media coverage

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