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  • 5141 Sociology

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


Diasporas' Multiple Roles in Peace and Conflict: A Review of Current Debates

Toivanen, M. & Baser, B., Jan 2020, In : Migration letters. 17, 1, p. 47-57 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Diasporic homecomings to the Kurdistan region of Iraq: Pre- and post-return experiences shaping motivations to re-return

Baser, B. & Toivanen, M., Oct 2019, In : Ethnicities. 19, 5, p. 901-924 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Migrant Capital as a Resource for Migrant Communities

Saksela-Bergholm, S., Toivanen, M. & Wahlbeck, Ö., 2019, In : Social inclusion. 7, 4, p. 164-170 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialScientific

Open Access

Narrations of Homogeneity, Waning Welfare States, and the Politics of Solidarity

Keskinen, S. P., Skaptadottir, U. D. & Toivanen, M., 2019, Undoing Homogeneity in the Nordic Region: Migration, Difference and the Politics of Solidarity. Keskinen, S., Skaptadottir, U. D. & Toivanen, M. (eds.). Abingdon: Routledge, p. 1-17 17 p. (Studies in Migration and Diaspora).

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

Open Access



  • 1 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars
  • 1 Oral presentation
  • 1 Academic visit to other institution

Political Imagination and Alternative Futures

Mari Toivanen (Speaker), Suvi Salmenniemi (Speaker), Pilvi Porkola (Speaker)
1 Nov 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

Mari Toivanen (Visiting researcher)
1 Oct 201928 Oct 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

What are the asylum and refugee policies that Europeans want?

Gwenaëlle Bauvois (Member of organizing committee), Mari Toivanen (Member of organizing committee)
21 Nov 2019

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