Kirsi Sonck-Rautio

Project researcher, Social Sciences
Research Associate, FSE Common
Mobile: +358-505288593
Phone: +358-2-2154901


Working as a Post-doc researcher in Package-Heroes project, concentrating on consumer cultures related to food packaging and plastics.

My background is in ethnology and anthropology, focusing on environmental anthropology, cultural ecology and political ecology. In my previous research I have studied coastal fisheries and nature-human relationships, socio-ecological systems and different types of knowledge systems.

Professional interests

Consumer cultures, Ethnography, Political anthropology, Political ecology, Sustainability, Cultural sustainability, Cultural resilience, Policy-making, Knowledge systems, multidisciplinary research, interdisciplinary research, Global Change, Wicked Problems

Research Areas


Consumer cultures, Political ecology, Sustainability

Peer-reviewed publications

A1 Journal article (refereed)
The Endangered coastal fishers in the coast of the Archipelago Sea - The environmental conflict in policy-making (2019)
Sonck-Rautio Kirsi
Ethnologia Fennica : Finnish Studies in Ethnology
G5 Doctoral dissertation (article)
The Fishers of the Archipelago Sea – Resilience, Sustainability, Knowledge, and Agency (2019)
Sonck-Rautio Kirsi
A3 Book section, Chapters in research books
Adaptation and Cultural Sustainability of the Winter-Seining Community in the Archipelago of Southwestern Finland (2018)
Sonck-Rautio Kirsi
A3 Book section, Chapters in research books
The Baltic Herring as agents in the socio-ecological system in Rymättylä fisheries (2017)
Sonck-Rautio Kirsi

Other publications

D1 Article in a trade journal
Kalastajien tieto kunniaan (2020)
Sonck-Rautio Kirsi
Suomen Kalastuslehti
E1 Popularised article, newspaper article
Lukijalta: Muovit kiertoon myös festareilla (2019)
Sonck-Rautio Kirsi, Tynkkynen Nina
Turun Sanomat
E1 Popularised article, newspaper article
The Endangered Fishers of the Archipelago Sea (2019)
Sonck-Rautio Kirsi
O2 Other
Vinkkejä kesälomailijan roskakuorman vähentämiseksi (bloginlägg) (2019)
Tynkkynen Nina, Sonck-Rautio Kirsi

Other Research Activities

Last updated on 2019-10-12 at 09:15