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The choice is yours but it is politically tinged. The social correlates of political party preferences in Finland
(Turun yliopisto, 2019-04-18)
The present study investigates the significance of political party preferences in Finland by drawing upon two perspectives. Firstly, the research engages in the tradition of economic sociology, as one of its critical ...
Beauty for Sale - An Empirical Study of Appearance-Related Consumption in Finland
(Turun yliopisto, 2013-10-18)
This study examines appearance-related consumption in Finland. The theoretical portion discusses appearance-related consumption, on one hand from a consumer culture perspective, as both a possibility and responsibility for ...
Now you see me, now you don't: A study of the relationship between internet anonymity and Finnish young people
(Turun yliopisto, 2015-08-21)
Plan on the move : mobile participation in urban planning state-of-the-art and future potential
(Turun yliopisto, 2018-01-20)
Citizen participation in urban planning has been a topic of academic and practical interest since the 1960s. The adoption of information and communication technologies for civic participation, electronic participation, ...
Social Solidarity and Fear of Crime - Community and Individual Approaches in Responses to Mass Violence after School Shootings
(Turun yliopisto, 2015-04-10)
The aim of this study was to examine community and individual approaches in responses to mass violence after the school shooting incidents in Jokela (November 2007) and Kauhajoki (September 2008), Finland. In considering ...
ICT Disparities In Finland - Access and Implications
(Turun yliopisto, 2013-06-07)
The Internet and other new information and communication technologies (ICTs) have become an integral part of most Western societies, from the perspective of both individuals and organizations. In this dissertation the ...
Imagining the data economy
(Turun yliopisto, 2020-04-25)
The digital environment is increasingly organised to transform aspects of people’s lives into data in order to make use of those data in the production of economic value. Data activism has emerged as one response to the ...
Keeping up appropriate appearances - Physical appearance, social norms, and gender in Finland
(Turun yliopisto, 2020-12-18)
This dissertation examines the social norms concerning physical appearance and gender in Finland, and the variations among these norms in different contexts. This study elaborates on the importance of appearance and ...