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Fields of Science

  • 516 Educational sciences
  • Sociology and Politics in Education
  • Ethnography
  • Feminist methodology
  • Childhood studies
  • Youth Studies
  • Cultural Studies
  • Qualitative research methodology
  • 5141 Sociology

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

Publications 1997 2019

Becoming tolerable: Subject constitution of Roma mediators in Finnish schools

Helakorpi, J., Lappalainen, S. & Sahlström, F., 8 Jan 2019, In : Intercultural Education. 30, 1, p. 51-67 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Bodies of Latent Potential: Abled Imaginary and National Belonging in Finnish Cultural Texts about Swimming

Vaahtera, T. & Lappalainen, S., 2018, In : Pedagogy, Culture and Society. 26, 4, p. 593-607 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Nordic perspectives on disability studies in education: A review of research in Finland and Iceland

Hakala, K., Björnsdóttir, K., Lappalainen, S., Jóhannesson, I. Á. & Teittinen, A., 10 Jan 2018, In : Education Inquiry. 9, 1, p. 78-96 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Projects 2010 2021

MAPS: Mixed classes and Pedagogical Solutions (MAPS)

Kosunen, S., Lappalainen, S., Bernelius, V., Vartiainen Huilla, H., Juvonen, S., Seppänen, P., Paulle, B., Boterman, W., Magnúsdottir, B. R., Sigurðardóttir, A. K. & Inkinen, A. A.



Project: Research project


Kasvatus-lehden vuoden 2015 tiedeartikkeli

Aarno Kauppila (Recipient) & Sirpa Lappalainen (Recipient), 18 Nov 2016

Prize: Prizes and awards

Activities 2005 2019

What Matters When Promoting Social Inclusion in Urban School?

Sirpa Lappalainen (Speaker), Sonja Kosunen (Speaker), Heidi Huilla (Speaker), Sara Juvonen (Speaker)
2019 → …

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Internal member of doctoral thesis committee

Sirpa Lappalainen (Supervisor)
23 Nov 2018

Activity: Examination typesMember of doctoral thesis committee / follow-up group

Evaluator of an application for the title of Docent: Marvi Ylitapio-Mäntylä

Sirpa Lappalainen (Participant)
Oct 2017 → …

Activity: Other activity typesOther

University of Gothenburg

Sirpa Lappalainen (Visiting researcher)
Jun 201720 Jun 2017

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Bergljót Þrastardóttir

Sirpa Lappalainen (Host)
Oct 2017 → …

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesAcademic visit at UH

Press / Media

Interview in Kaks+ magazine 2/2009: Se suuri Ero

Sirpa Lappalainen


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media