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SOSAA2.3 Transnational Processes and Phenomena 6 ECTS
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Social Anthropology

General description

A book exam advancing the basic studies in Social Anthropology.

Learning outcomes

To introduce students to the research on transnational processes.


Students observe transnational processes and their significance in people's lives in various situations and cultural contexts.

Teaching language

Finnish, English

Modes of study


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

The first book is compulsory for all. In addition, select three books from parts 2-5.

1. Vertovec, Transnationalism. Routlege 2009.

2. Bryceson & Vuorela (eds.), The Transnational Family. New European Frontiers and Global Networks. Berg 2002.

3. Juntunen,  Between Morocco and Spain. Men, Migrant Smuggling and a Dispersed Moroccan Community. University of Helsinki 2002. Kirja löytyy linkistä: https://oa.doria.fi/bitstream/handle/10024/831/betweenm.pdf?sequence=1

4. Olwig, Caribbean Journeys. An Ethnography of Migration and Home in Three Family Networks. Duke University Press 2007.

5. Ong,  Flexible Citizenship. The Cultural Logics of Transnationality. Duke University Press 2000.

Belongs to following study modules

School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Social Anthropology (Social Anthropology/ISSS)
School of Social Sciences and Humanities
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