Sustainable development and cultural heritage: Collecting data and research in ethnology at Åbo Akademi University

A2 Review article, Literature review, Systematic review

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Publication Details

List of Authors: Niklas Huldén, Sanna Lillbroända-Annala, Anna-Maria Åström
Publisher: Ethnos ry. Assocaition of Finnish Ethnologists
Place: Jyväskylä
Publication year: 2015
Journal: Ethnologia Fennica : Finnish Studies in Ethnology
Journal acronym: EF
Volume number: 41
Issue number: 2014
Start page: 55
End page: 61


The article reviews research on sustainable development and cultural heritage in ethnology at åbo Akademi University in the different decades from the 1960s onwards. Much stress is laid upon research that is interesting from an ecological point of view. This means that studies in agricultural, maritime and mill societies are presented as well as studies in the cultural heritage of the Swedish spaaking Finns in all regions that has such a population. Also studies of historical upheavals are discussed. Many of these studies have been conducted as students´ analyses for masters thesises.


community ecology, Cultural heritage, Ethnology, Intangible cultural heritage, sustainable development

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