01.03.2010

List of books for further reading

  • Abrahams, Ray: A Place of Their Own: Family Farming in Eastern Finland
  • Anderson, R. T. 1971: Traditional Europe: A Study in Anthropology and History. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth.
  • Anderson, R. T. 1973: Modern Europe: An Anthropological Perspective
  • Antikainen, Jyrki 1989: Corporate Culture and the Adaptation of Finnish Migrants  in the 1980s. - Ethnologia Fennica, vol. 17, pp. 5-27
  • Anttila, Veikko 1974: Changes in Winter Seine Fishing as a Means of Livelihood in Rymättylä between 1885 and 1967. - Ethnologia Scandinavica 1974, pp. 106-116
  • Anttila, Veikko 1976: The Modernisation of Finnish Peasant Farming in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries. - The Scandinavian Economic History Review, vol. XXIV, No. 1
  • Anttila, Veikko 1983: Social Organization. Trends in Nordic Tradition Research. - Studia Fennica 27, pp. 61-66
  • Anttila, Veikko 1985: Tourula - A Small Community. Trends in Finnish Ethnology. - Studia Fennica 30, pp. 10-56
  • Anttonen, Pertti - Kvideland, Reimund (eds.) 1993: Nordic Frontiers: Recent Issues in the Study of Modern Traditional Culture in the Nordic Countries. NIF Publications 27: Turku
  • Apo, Satu., Nenola, Aili., Stark-Arola, Laura (eds.) 1998: Gender and Folklore: Perspectives on Finnish and Karelian Culture
  • Bal, Mieke: Narratology. Introduction to the Theory of Narrative (1997)
  • Baudrillard, Jean: The System of Objects (1996)
  • Bauman, Richard: Story, Performance, and Event: Contextual Studies of Oral Narrative (1986)
  • Berger, Arthur Asa: Narratives in Popular Culture, Media and Everyday Life (1997)
  • Bringeus, Nils-Arvid (1964): Swedish Ethnology before 1900. - Folk-Liv 1962-1963. Stockholm
  • Bringeus, Nils-Arvid (1973): Swedish Ethnology Today. - Ethnologia Europaea 1972
  • Burke, Peter: Popular Culture in Early Modern Europe (1994)
  • Bäckman, Louise - Hultkranz, Åke 1978: Studies in Lapp Shamanism. Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis 16
  • Clifford, James & Marcus, George E. (eds.) 1986: Writing Culture. The Poetics and Politics of Ethnography
  • Collins, Jim: Uncommon Cultures: Popular Culture and Post-Modernism (1989)
  • Connerton, Paul: How Societies Remember (1991)
  • Csikszenmihalyi, Mihaly & Rochberg-Halton, Eugene (1989): The Meaning of Things. Domestic Symbols and the Self. Cambridge University Press
  • Dalton, G. (1972): Peasantries in Anthropology and History. - Current Anthropology vol. 13, no. 3-4, pp. 385-407
  • Dégh, Linda: American Folklore and the Mass Media (1994)
  • Douglas, Mary & Isherwood, Baron (1980): The World of Goods. Towards an Anthropology of Consumption
  • Dundes, Alan (ed.): Sacred Narrative: Readings in the Theory of Myth (1984)
  • Dunn, S. P. & Dunn, E. (1967): The Peasants of Central Russia. Holt, Rinehart & Winston: New York
  • Edelsward, L. M. (1990): Sauna as Symbol: Society and Culture in Finland
  • Ek, Sven B. (1987): Urban Studies and Swedish Ethnology. - Ethnologia Scandinavica 1987, pp. 11-22
  • Eliade, Mircea: Cosmos and History. The Myth of the Eternal Return (1985)
  • Eriksen, Thomas Hylland (1st edition 1995 and 2nd edition 2001): Small Places, Large Issues: An Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • Eriksen, Thomas Hylland: Ethnicity and Nationalism: Anthropological Perspectives
  • Eriksen, Thomas Hylland - Nielsen, Finn Sivert: A History of Anthropology (2001)
  • Ethnologia Europaea
  • Ethnologia Fennica
  • Ethnologia Scandinavica
  • Finnegan, Ruth: Oral Poetry: Its Nature, Significance and Social Context (1977)
  • Finnegan, Ruth: Oral Traditions and the Verbal Arts: A Guide to Research Practices, pp. 1-53 (1992)
  • Fiske, John: Understanding Popular Culture (1989)
  • Foley, John Miles: The Theory of Oral Composition: History and Methodology (1988)
  • Gellner, Ernest 1983: Nations and Nationalism. Basil Blackwell Publisher Ltd
  • Glassie, Henry: Passing the Time in Ballymenone
  • Le Goff, Jacques: History and Memory (1992)
  • Goodenouhg, W. H. (ed.) (1964): Explorations in Cultural Anthropology. Essays in Honor of George Peter Murdock
  • Grönfors, Martti (1979): Ethnic Minorities and Deviance: The Relationship between Finnish Gypsies and the Police. University of Helsinki: Helsinki
  • Hammersley, Martyn (1992): What's Wrong with Ethnography? Methodological Explorations. Routledge: London
  • Hannerz, Ulf: Exploring the City: Inquiries toward an Urban Anthropology (1980)
  • Hastrup, Kirsten: A Passage to Anthropology: Between Experience and Theory (1995)
  • Hirsch, Julia 1981: Family Photographs. Content, Meaning and Effect. New York
  • Honko, Lauri (1973): Tradition Barriers and Adaptation of Tradition. - Ethnologia Scandinavica 1973, pp. 30-49
  • Honko, Lauri - Laaksonen, Pekka (eds.) 1983: Trends in Nordic Tradition Research. Studia Fennica 27. Finnish Literary Society: Helsinki
  • Honko, Lauri (1988): Studies on Tradition and Cultural Identity. An Introduction. - Tradition and Cultural Identity, ed. by Lauri Honko. NIF Publications No. 20, pp. 7-26. Uppsala
  • Hurskainen, Arvi: Cattle and Culture: The Structure of a Pastoral Parakuyo Society (1984)
  • Ingold, Tim (ed.): The Social Implications of Agrarian Change in Northern and Eastern Finland
  • Ingold, Tim: The Appropriation of Nature: Essays on Human Ecology and Social Relations (1986)
  • Josselson, Ruthellen & Lieblich, Amia (eds.): The Narrative Study of Lives (1993)
  • Jouhki, Jukka: Imagining the Other: Orientalism and Occidentalism in Tamil-European Relations in South India (2006)
  • Julkunen, Eero & Sarmela, Matti (1987): Information Technology and Structural Change in Local Cultures. The National Commission for Unesco, no. 39: Helsinki
  • Karjalainen, Sirpa (1984): Ethnological Finno-Ugrig Research in Finland. - Ethnologia Fennica ??, p. 31-39
  • Kaschuba, Wolfgang: Einführung in die Europäische Ethnologie (1999), 2 ECTS
  • Kirss, Tina., Kõresaar, Ene & Lauristin, Marju (eds.): She Who Remembers Survives: Interpreting Estonian Women’s Post-Soviet Life Stories (2004), 2 ECTS
  • Korhonen, Teppo (1983): On the Metamorphosis of the Ob-Ugrian Arched Buildings. - Suomen Antropologi 4/1983, pp. 224-233
  • Kostiainen, Auvo (ed.) (1990): Finnish Identity in America. Turun Historiallinen Arkisto: Turku
  • Kotilainen, Eija-Maija (1992): Anthropology and the Study of Material Culture. - Suomen Antropologi 4/1992, pp. 47-49
  • Krohn, Kaarle: Folklore Methodology: Formulated by Julius Krohn and Expanded by Nordic Researchers (1926/1971)
  • Kuusi, Anna-Leena (1976): Finnish Mythology. - Ancient Cultures of the Uralian Peoples, ed. by Peter Hadju. Corvina Press: Budapest
  • Kvideland, Reimund et al. (eds.): Folklore Processed, (1992)
  • Kvideland, Reimund & Sehmsdorf, Henning K. (eds.): Nordic Folklore: Recent Studies (1989)
  • Lett, James: The Human Enterprise: A Critical Introduction to Anthropological Theory (1987)
  • Linde, Charlotte: Life Stories: The Creation of Coherence (1993)
  • Lotman, Juri & Uspenskij, B.A: The Semiotics of Russian Culture (1984)
  • Elias, Norbert: History of Manners (1982)
  • Lüdtke, Alf (ed.): The History of Everyday Life: Reconstructing Historical Experiences and Ways of Life (1995)
  • MacCannell, Dean: The Tourist: A New Theory of the Leisure Class (1999)
  • Mauss, Marcel (1967): The Gift: Forms and Functions of Exchange in Archaic Societies
  • Ollila, Anne (ed.) Historical Perspectives on Memory (1999)
  • Pearce, Susan M: On Collecting. An Investigation into Collecting in the European Tradition (1995)
  • Pentikäinen, Juha & Hiltunen, Marja (eds.): Cultural Minorities in Finland: an Overview towards Cultural Policy (1995, 2., korjattu painos / 2nd, rev. edition)
  • Powdermaker, Hortense: Stranger and Friend: The Way of an Anthropologist (1966)
  • Räsänen, Matti (ed.): Pioneers: The History of Finnish Ethnology (1992)
  • Voget, Fred V: A History of Ethnology (1975), pp. 310-538
  • Siikala, Anna-Leena & Vakimo, Sinikka (eds.): Songs Beyond the Kalevala: Transformations of Oral Poetry (1994, pp. 15-38, 91-298)
  • Siikala, Anna-Leena (ed.): Myth and Mentality. Studies in Folklore and Popular Thought (2002)
  • Stahl, Sandra Dolby: Literary Folkloristics and the Personal Narrative  (1989)
  • Stark-Arola, Laura: Magic, Body and Social Order: The Construction of Gender through Women’s Private Rituals in Traditional Finland (1998)
  • Swantz, Marja.-Liisa: Blood, Milk and Death: Body Symbols and the Power of Regeneration among the Zaramo of Tanzania (1995)
  • Vansina, Jan: Oral Tradition as History (1985)
  • Vuorela, Toivo: Ethnology in Finland before 1920 (1977)
  • Åström, Anna-Maria, Korkiakangas, Pirjo & Olsson, Pia (eds.) Memories of My Town: The Identities of Town Dwellers and Their Places in Three Finnish Towns (2004)