Two school shootings in Finland (Jokela in 2007 and Kauhajoki in 2008) resulted in the death of 20 people, and they shook not only the foundations of Finnish society but also of the profession that reported about the tragedies.
This report is based on research conducted on school shootings…
Finland and the United States, 1917-1919 -Early years of mutual relations
The attitude of the American government towards the Finnish problem, which appeared on the international forum after the outbreak of the First World War, was determined by factors going far beyond bilateral…
Finland's special characteristics as a Nordic, non-aligned welfare state gave it the resources and motivation to support liberation movements - in spite of restrictions arising from trade interests and a reluctance to jeopardise the country's neutral…
…Upon the occasion of the birth of a new baby in Finland, since the 1930s, the Finnish government has been providing every new mother with a cardboard box filled with clothes, sheets, toys, diapers, and other essential items. The box even includes a small mattress,…
This book explores key themes in European history through case studies scrutinizing the much-debated concept of “social control” from its exercise within the family and local communities to interventions at the highest state level. A wide range of…
LingoPix Finlandssvenska on lapsille ja vasta-alkajille suunnattu ruotsin kielen oppimispeli, jossa opitaan vierasta kieltä äidinkielen oppimisen tavoin. Oppija rakentelee mielenkiintoisia kuvia kuuntelemalla tarkkaan, mitä syntyperäinen opastaja…
…Family in Finland and Spain: The Focal Findings
Part IV. Family in Converging Europe
10. Integration of European Societies and Family Patterns
11. The European Family — Made in the OECD?
Sonja Hellman har intervjuat 15 kvinnor som kommer från olika länder men i dag bor i Finland. De har alla muslimsk bakgrund. Det här är kvinnor som sällan själva kommer till tals. Nu berättar de sin historia, om orsakerna till att de lämnade platsen där de föddes, om hur de hamnade…
"Finland seems to be on a roll."
A renowned brand executive's inspiring collection of interviews with people who've all contributed to Finland's recent international accolades in their own way.
Finland tops the world charts in education, child welfare, happiness, as a place to retire,…
…People in Finland do not end up selling sex due to dire poverty. The decision to take up sex work lies more in the realm of power than economics. In Finland
sex work is often undertaken only as a short-term job and is located temporally,…