Veera Laine

Research Fellow - The EU's Eastern Neighbourhood and Russia research programme
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Academic degree
Master of Social Sciences, University of Helsinki, 2014

Postgraduate studies (PhD), The Doctoral Programme in Political, Societal and Regional Change, University of Helsinki, 2016 - 

Russian nationalism; media and civil society in Russia; concept of glasnost

Selected publications

Laine, Veera, State-led Nationalism in Today’s Russia: Uniting the people with conservative values? FIIA Working Paper 92, 18 Oct 2016.

Laine, Veera & Mustajoki, Arto [Forthcoming]: "Preconditions for Russian modernisation: a media analysis” in Lehtisaari,Katja & Mustajoki, Arto (ed.): Philosophical and Cultural Interpretations of Russian Modernisation. Routledge, 2017.

Laine, Veera, Shifting dynamics in the Russian civil society. Baltic Rim Economies 1/2016, 29 Feb 2016, p. 41.

Finnish, English, Russian (working languages), Swedish, German