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    Finland

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19982018
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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

2018 -          Director

2011 -          Professor (from 10.5.2011)

2010 -          Vice Director, Aleksanteri Institute (from 26.11.2010)

2009  -         Research Director, Aleksanteri Institute

 

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

Education information

MA 1991
Ph.D. 2000

Keywords

  • 5201 Political History
  • Russia, Soviet Union
  • Political system
  • Foreign Policy
  • Russian/Soviet History
  • history politics
  • identity politics
  • nationalismi
  • 615 History and Archaeology
  • Russia/Soviet Union history
  • Political system
  • Foreign Policy
  • Russian/Soviet History
  • history politics
  • identity politics
  • nationalism

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

Publications 1998 2018

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

Open Access

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

Open Access
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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

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

Projects 2006 2018

Russian Identity in the Media and Identity Politics in Eastern Europe

Zhurzhenko, T., Kangaspuro, M. & Lassila, J.

01/01/2010 → …

Project: Research project

Memory at War. Cultural dymanics in Poland, Russia and Ukraine

Etkind, A., Kangaspuro, M., Lassila, J., Jutila, M., Mälksoo, M., Finnin, R., Rutten, E., Brouwer, S., Zvereva, V., Blacker, U., Fedor, J., Mroz, M. & Wydra, H.

01/06/201031/01/2013

Project: Research project

Activities 1998 2019

Press / Media

Haastattelu Moskvoan mielenosoituksista

Markku Kangaspuro

12/08/2019

1 item of media coverage

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Putinin ja Kim Jon-unin tapaaminen Vladivostokissa

Markku Kangaspuro

24/04/2019

1 item of media coverage

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Alan huippu vai sylkykuppi? Vihapuhe piinaa tutkijoita

Markku Kangaspuro

16/01/2019

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Alan huippu vai sylkykuppi? Vihapuhe piinaa tutkijoita

Markku Kangaspuro

16/01/2019

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media