Mackinder, Westermarck and the Åland Question

In her Research Note, PHD-candidate Heidi Öst explores the possible relevance and role of two pioneers of the London School of Economics for the Åland Island question. What was the relevance of MacKinder and Westermarck, if any?

The Future of Ảland Islands’ Identity

The aim of this contribution is to zoom in on the identity of the Ảland Islands. It is to argue that it is bound to change, not just because of altered external conditions, but above all due to a profound change in the way identities felt to be secure are constructed in the first place. […]

The Åland Islands, Finland and European Security in the 21st Century

This article will review the Åland Islands in the European and Finnish security context. The Åland Islands is a demilitarised, neutralised and autonomous province of Finland, and the aim of the article is to look at how the more than 160-year old demilitarisation regime relates to the current security context. The time period to be […]

Mapping Historical Consciousness: Mental Maps of Time and Space among Secondary School Students from Ten Locations around the Baltic and Mediterranean Seas

The article investigates the temporal and spatial structure of historical consciousness among secondary school students from ten locations around the Baltic and Mediterranean seas. It examines what eras and spaces in history that are important to the students, and discusses how the mental maps of individuals at a certain location are affected by geopolitics and […]

Minorities and Women

Boken är ett resultat av Minoritetsdagarna på Åland i oktober 1997. Temat var minoriteter och kvinnor. Bidragen fokuserar på rättsliga, historiska och sociologiska frågor såväl som också praktiska livsstrategier för minoritetskvinnor.

Girl Power – a report from the Åland Minority Days in October 1998

Innehåll Barns rättigheter, minoriteter och social sammanhållning Minoritetskvinnor och mänskliga rättigheter Hälsa, träning, fritid och sport hos flickor tillhörande etniska minoriteter Barn och ungas situation i baltstaterna och Ryssland Att vara mitt emellan- bemäktade flickor på tv Från EXIT till WFM- en presentation om unga kvinnor från minoriteter Flickor och makt

The Åland Islands, Finland and European Security

Publikationen finns tillgänglig på svenska, finska och engelska. Teija Tiilikainen, a researcher at Helsinki University, describes the changes that have taken place in Europe´s security structures since the end of teh Cold war. the roles of the EU and NATO as the pillars of the new system and their key plans for teh future. Dr […]