Overview

Research areas

  • 5143 Social anthropology - Transnationalism, Nationalism, Cosmopolitanism , Subjectivity, Identity, Collective Identification, Ethnography, Ethnomethodology, Discourse Analysis
  • 514 Sociology - Cultural Studies, Qualitative Research, Migrancy, Intersectionality

Description of research and teaching

Background:

Peter Holley received his Master of Social Science degree in Sociology in July 2008.

He is currently Doctoral Student at the Department of Social Research (Social and Cultural Anthropology), Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Helsinki. He also works as a researcher at the Centre for Research on Ethnic Relations and Nationalism (CEREN). Holley is interested in transnational migration, cosmopolitanism and everyday articulations of national belonging.

Holley's research is supervised by Professor Karen Armstrong, Department of Social Research (Social and Cultural Anthropology).

Research areas:

  • Social and cultural anthropology
  • Everyday knowledge
  • Transnational Migration
  • Nationalism(s) and Cosmopolitanism
  • Ethnography and Discourse Analysis 

Current Research:

Doctoral Research Project: Matters of Identity: Migrancy, Subjectivity and the Finnish Nation

Links:

Further information on UH affiliationDepartment of Social Research (Social and Cultural Anthropology), Doctoral Candidate. Centre for Research on Ethnic Relations and Nationalism (CEREN), Project Researcher.

Latest publications

  1. Editor's Message

    Holley, P. 2013 In : European Sociologist. Winter 2013, 35, 1 p.

    Publication: Contribution to journalE1 Popular article, newspaper article

  2. Editor's Message

    Holley, P. 2013 In : European Sociologist. Summer 2013, 34, 1 p.

    Publication: Contribution to journalE1 Popular article, newspaper article

  3. Making News between Cultures: Ethnolinguistic identity and journalism in four minority language daily newspapers

    Vincze, L. & Holley, P. 2013 In : Communication Reports. 26, 2, p. 1-12 12 p.

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

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Latest activities

  1. The Ella and Georg Ehrnrooth Foundation

    Peter Holley (Recipient), The Ella and Geaorg Ehrnrooth Foundation, c/o Nordea Private Wealth Management, Keskuskatu 3, 00020 Nordea, 25.05.2013

    Activity: Prizes and awards

  2. CEREN Research Seminar

    Peter Holley (Speaker: Presenter), 18.06.2013

    Activity: Conferences, workshops, courses, seminarsOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  3. CEREN Research Seminar

    Peter Holley (Chair), 18.06.2013

    Activity: Conferences, workshops, courses, seminarsOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

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