The outcomes of the Societal Dimensions of Sámi Research project are/will be published in two peer-reviewed anthologies in highly ranked international publishers. In addition, members of the research group publish individual articles in national and international scholarly journals. The publications are gathered here.


Nyyssönen, Jukka (Chief ed.), Саамы: Отдельные аспекты исследований на севере, The Sámi: Some aspects of Nordic research, from the workshop Research on the Sami over three centuries, publication 2.7.2017 in Arktika i Sever, Arctic and North No. 27, 2017.

Nyyssönen, Jukka & Lehtola, Veli-Pekka, Introduction. From depictions of race to revitalizing a people: aspects of research on the Sámi in Finland and Norway, Arctic and North. 2017. N 27.

Nyyssönen, Jukka, Rangifer tarandus in Textual Service – Positioning Reindeer as Agent in Human – Non-Human Interactional Context in Three Texts, in Shared Lives of Humans and Animals, Animal Agency in the Global North, Tuomas Räsänen and Taina Syrjämaa (eds.), Routledge, Routledge Human/animal studies series 2017.

Nyyssönen, Jukka, Narratives of Sámi School History in Finland: The Histories of Assimilation Made Visible, Nordic Journal of Educational History, Vol. 5, no. 1, 2018.

Baglo, Cathrine & Stien, Hanne Hammer, Alt eller ingenting: Annerledesgjøren og agens i to (post)koloniale kunstprosjekter, Kunst og kultur, Vol. 101, no. 3, 2018.

Nyyssönen, Jukka, Narratives of Sámi School History in Finland: Assimilation and Empowerment, in Sámi Educational History in a Comparative International Perspective, Otso Kortekangas, Pigga Keskitalo, Jukka Nyyssönen, Andrej Kotljarchuk, Merja Paksuniemi and David Sjögren (eds.), ISBN: 3-030-24112-2, Palgrave Macmillan 2019.

Baglo, Cathrine & Ragazzi, Rossella (chief eds.), From Lappology to Sámi Museology, Nordic Museology, Vol. 27, no. 3, 2019.

Junka-Aikio, Laura, Institutionalization, neo-politicization and the politics of defining Sámi research, Acta Borealia, Vol. 36, no. 1, 2019.

Nyyssönen, Jukka: Cultural heritage of the Sami in Finnish national histories 1894-2009, AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples, 15:4, 2019.

Kortelainen, Terttu & Länsman, Anni-Siiri (2019) Interplay between online issue publics, traditional media and political decision makers: A study of the spread of a new ethno-political concept. Proceedings of the 6th European Conference on Social Media, University of Brighton, UK, 13-14 June 2019. Ed. by Popma, Wybe; Francis, Stuart. Academic Conference Publishing International. 161–168.

Nyyssönen, Jukka, Ympäristöuhka ja kanssatoimija, objekti ja hyötyjä, Poron sijoittuminen poronhoidon tutkimuksessa, in Kanssakulkijat, Monilajisten kohtaamisten jäljillä. Tuomas Räsänen and Nora Schuurman (eds.). Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seuran toimituksia 1464, Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura, Helsinki 2020.

Forthcoming: Nyyssönen, Jukka, Changing States, Changing Sámi? Framing the state and the Sámi in studies of history in Finland and Norway, 1929-1954. Sanna Valkonen, Aile Aikio, Saara Alakorva, Sigga-Marja Magga (eds), Sami World, Routledge 2022.

In evaluation: Nyyssönen, Jukka, Situating reindeer in forestry research by Metla – shifting objectifications and positionings of a competing harvester and an environmental threat, article delivered for the Department of History at the University of Turku, publication in Society & Animals.