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Finland

Department of Political Science 
Faculty of Social Science
University of Helsinki

P.O. Box 54
00014 HELSINKI
FINLAND

Head of institution: Prof. Tuomo Martikainen

Telephone:      +358 (9) 1918831
Fax:                +358 (9) 191
e-mail: pol-sci@helsinki.fi
WWW: http://www.valt.helsinki.fi/vol/

Scientific expertise:
International relations, international political economy / Nuclear armament / Political and economic instability in the developing countries / International theory (concepts)

Research details:
 

Peace theory / International relations / Basic research  X
Global threats (economic and ecological issues)   
Causes and origins of war   
East-West-relations (security, economics, culture)   
Security policy (arms control, disarmament, alternative concepts, civilian defence)  X
Arms and development, arms export  X
Conversion of armaments and sites   
North-South relations (security, economics, migration, environment)   
Dynamics of conflict and development in countries of the South  X
Intra-social and ethnic conflicts (national identities)   
Psychological peace research   
Feminist aspects of peace research   
International law and peaceful order (International Organizations), human rights   
Historical peace research   
Peace education and theory of peace education   
Ethics of peace, non-violence   
Non-violent conflict management   
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Fringe literature    
Project lists    
Library X  

Tampere Peace Research Institute

TAPRI

Äkerlundinkatu 3, P.O. Box 607
33101 TAMPERE
FINLAND

Head of institution: Jyrki Käkönen

Telephone:      +358 (3) 2157696
Fax:                +358 (3) 2236620
e-mail: ytunve@uta.fi
WWW: http://www.uta.fi/laitokset/tapri

Scientific expertise:
Peaceful transformation / European political change / The Baltic region / Sustainable development and security in the Arctic

Research details:
 

Peace theory / International relations / Basic research  X
Global threats (economic and ecological issues)  X
Causes and origins of war  X
East-West-relations (security, economics, culture)  X
Security policy (arms control, disarmament, alternative concepts, civilian defence)  X
Arms and development, arms export  X
Conversion of armaments and sites  X
North-South relations (security, economics, migration, environment)  X
Dynamics of conflict and development in countries of the South  X
Intra-social and ethnic conflicts (national identities)  X
Psychological peace research   
Feminist aspects of peace research   
International law and peaceful order (International Organizations), human rights   
Historical peace research   
Peace education and theory of peace education  X
Ethics of peace, non-violence  X
Non-violent conflict management  X

Yearbooks/handbooks:
"TAPRI Studies in International Relations"

Bulletins/newsletters:
"Occasional papers"

Research reports, working papers:
"Research Reports"
 

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Fringe literature    
Project lists    
Library X  

World Futures Studies Federation

WFSF

Finland Futures Research Centre

P.O. Box 110
20521 TURKU
FINLAND

Head of institution: Prof. Dr. Pentti Malaska

Telephone:       +358 (2) 3383528
Fax:                 +358 (2) 2330755
e-mail: malaska@ktu.fi

Research details:
 

Peace theory / International relations / Basic research  X
Global threats (economic and ecological issues)   
Causes and origins of war   
East-West-relations (security, economics, culture)   
Security policy (arms control, disarmament, alternative concepts, civilian defence)   
Arms and development, arms export   
Conversion of armaments and sites   
North-South relations (security, economics, migration, environment)   
Dynamics of conflict and development in countries of the South   
Intra-social and ethnic conflicts (national identities)   
Psychological peace research   
Feminist aspects of peace research   
International law and peaceful order (International Organizations), human rights   
Historical peace research   
Peace education and theory of peace education   
Ethics of peace, non-violence   
Non-violent conflict management   

Research reports, working papers:
"Newsletter" (four times per year)
 

  yes  no 
Fringe literature    
Project lists    
Library   X

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