Category Archives: Research

Researcher profile: Aiming at peace

  Tuomo Melasuo, professor of peace and conflict research, encourages everyone to study languages and to travel the world Professor Tuomo Melasuo spent much of his youth in Paimio, matriculated…

It is hard to do newspaper business
on the net

 “It is the public who know best about many things, not the paper,” says journalism researcher Esa Sirkkunen. “The conventional business operation model of a newspaper does not work in…

Two million downloads for
University of Tampere net publications

Doctoral dissertations accomplished at the University of Tampere, other publications and master’s theses have been downloaded from the net over two million times. The University has engaged in the net…

Bring on the old ’uns!

“There are increasing numbers of families with five generations in Finnish society and more very old people than ever before.  We should be thinking how we could get those over…