Jussi Lassila

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Senior Research Fellow - the EU's Eastern Neighbourhood and Russia research programme

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Positions of trust 
Adjunct Professor, University of Jyväskylä, Department of Language and Communication Studies.

Academic degree
PhD, University of Jyväskylä (2011).

Russian domestic politics, in particular identity politics, nationalism, political movements, populism, political rhetoric and communication.

Selected publications
2017 The Russian People´s Front and hybrid governance dilemma, teoksessa Authoritarian Modernization in Russia: Ideas, Institutions, and Policies. Gel´man, V. (toim.). London; New York: Routledge, s. 95-112.

2017 Beyond Conjunctures of Russia´s National Future: Migrants and Refugees in Russiaʼs Political Discourse in 2013 and 2014, teoksessa Migrant Workers in Russia: Global Challenges of the Shadow Economy in Societal Transformation. Heusala, A-L. & Aitamurto, K. (toim.). Routledge, s. 51-69.

2016 Aleksei Naval’nyi and Populist Re-ordering of Putin’s Stability, Europe - Asia Studies. 68, 1, s. 118–137, http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/09668136.2015.1120276

2016 Zakhar Prilepin, the National Bolshevik Movement and Catachrestic Politics (Tomi Huttusen kanssa), Transcultural Studies: a series in interdisciplinary research. 12, 1, s. 136-158.

2016 From Failed Mobilization of Youth to Paternalistic Visualization of Putin: Rocky Road of the Nashi Youth Movement, Critique & Humanism 46, 2, s. 33-50.

Finnish, English, Russian, Estonian, Swedish (reading and listening)