Laine, Jussi P.

Assistant Professor, DSocSci

Docent, Human Geopgraphy, University of Oulu

Aurora, Room #1149

Tel. +358 50 4338252

E-mail: jussi.laine(at)uef.fi 

Academia.edu     -     ResearchGate     -     LinkedIn     -     ORCID     -     ResearcherID

Interests: Borders, EU integration, Civil Society Engagement, Political Geography, Geopolitics

 

Publications

Laine, J. & A Casaglia (2017). Challenging borders: a critical perspective on the relationship between state, territory, citizenship and identity. Europa Regional 24 (1), 3–8.

Casaglia A. & J. Laine (2017). Towards a re-articulation of the relationship between state, territory, and identity through a situated understanding of borders. Europa Regional 24 (1), 93–96.

Laine, J. & M. van der Velde (2017). Spiritually Ours, Factually Yours: Karelia and Russia in Finnish Public Consciousness. Europa Regional 24 (1), 65–79.

Laine, J. (2017). Preface: Remapping Sortavala from Below. In: Izotov, A. Soviet Identity Politics and Local Identity in a Closed Border Town, 1944–1991, pp. vii-x. Slavic Eurasia Papers No. 8. Slavic-Eurasian Research Center, Hokkaido University, Japan.

Laine, J. (2017). Shifting Borders: Unpredictability and Strategic Distrust at the Finnish–Russian Border. In: G. Besier & K. Stokłosa, eds. Neighbourhood Perceptions of the Ukraine Crisis: From the Soviet Union into Eurasia, 90–104. Routledge, London. ISBN: 978-1-4724-8494-9.

Laine, J. (2017). Finnish-Russian Border Mobility and Tourism: localism overruled by geopolitics. In: D. Hall, ed. Tourism and Geopolitics: Issues and Concepts from Central and Eastern Europe. CABI, Wallingford.

Laine, J. (2017, in press). Rationalités irrationnelles: craintes et paranoïa à l’interface Finlande-Russie. In: S. Considère & T. Perrin, eds. Frontières et représentations sociales: questions et perspectives méthodologiques. Harmattan-Academia, coll. Thélème, Louvain-la-Neuve.

Laine, J. (2017).  Восприятие России в об- щественном сознании Финляндии [Perception of Russia in the Finnish Public Consciousness]. Сравнительная политика [Comparative Politics Russia], 8 (1), 123-139. DOI: 10.18611/2221-3279-2017-8-1-123-139. 

Laine, J. (2017). An Alternative Politics of Borders: the EU-Russia Interphase as a Space of Encounter. In: J. Scott, ed. Cross-Border Review Yearbook 2016: European Crisis and its Consequences for Borders and Cooperation, 29–48. Central European Service for Cross-border Initiatives (CESCI) European Institute of Cross-Border Studies, Budapest.

Houtum, van H., J. Laine and J. Scott (2017): EUBORDERSCAPES - Potentials and Challenges of Evolving Border Concepts. In: J. Scott, ed. Cross-Border Review Yearbook 2016: European Crisis and its Consequences for Borders and Cooperation, 135–152. Central European Service for Cross-border Initiatives (CESCI) European Institute of Cross-Border Studies, Budapest.

Laine, J. (2016). European Civic Neighbourhood: towards a bottom-up agenda across borders. Tijdschrift voor economische en sociale geografie, DOI:10.1111/tesg.12211.

Laine, J. (2016). Building a Transnational Space for Action: civil society organizations as agents of change at the Finnish–Russian border. International Studies 50 (1&2), 1–19, DOI: 10.1177/0020881716654407.

Laine, J. (2016). The Multiscalar Production of Borders: an Introduction. Geopolitics 21:3, 465-482, DOI: 10.1080/14650045.2016.1195132.

Sevastianov, S. V., J. Laine & A. Kireev, eds. (2016). Введение в исследования границ.  [Russian translation of Sevastianov, Laine & Kireev, 2015: Introduction to Border Studies], Dalnauka, Vladivostok. 

Laine, J. (2016). Исторический обзор изучения границ. In: Sevastyanov, S., J. Laine & A. Kireev (eds) Введение в исследования границ, 14-34. Dalnauka, Vladivostok.

Laine, J. (2015). Threats, Challenges, and Finnish-Russian Cross-Border Security Cooperation: A Finnish Perspective, Eurolimes 20, 125–142.

Domaniewski, S. & J. Laine (2015). A Case for the Coexistence of Security and ‘Open' Borders on the Polish-Russian Borderland, Eurolimes 20, 81–96.

Sevastianov, S. V., J. Laine & A. Kireev (2015). Introduction to Border Studies. Dalnauka, Vladivostok

Laine, J. (2015). A Historical View on the Study of BordersIn: Sevastianov, S. V., J. Laine & A. Kireev, eds. Introduction to Border Studies, 14-32. Dalnauka, Vladivostok.

Brambilla, C., J. Laine, J. W. Scott & G. Bocchi, eds. (2015). Borderscaping: Imaginations and Practices of Border Making. Ashgate, London.

Brambilla, C., J. Laine, J. W. Scott & G. Bocchi (2015). Introduction: Thinking, Mapping, Acting and Living Borders under Contemporary Globalisation In: Brambilla, C., J. Laine, J. W. Scott & G. Bocchi, eds. Borderscaping: Imaginations and Practices of Border Making, 1-9. Ashgate, London.

Laine, J. & M. Tervonen (2015). Remaking the Border: Post-Soviet Borderscapes in the Finnish Media. In: Brambilla, C., J. Laine, J. W. Scott & G. Bocchi, eds. Borderscaping: Imaginations and Practices of Border Making, 65-76. Ashgate, London.

Laine, J. (2015). No news is good news? Making the Finnish public image of Russia. GeoJournal 80 (1), 93-112.

Laine, J. (2014). Debating Civil Society: Contested Conceptualizations and Development TrajectoriesInternational Journal of Not-for-Profit Law 16 (1), 59-77.

Laine, J. (2014). Association for Borderland Studies' World Conference Report. Journal of Borderlands Studies 29 (4), 537-540.

Laine, J. (2014). Opportunities and Challenges of Non-state Dialogue across the Finnish-Russian BorderAnnales Scientia Politica 3 (1), 4-14.

Laine, J. (2014). Something Old, New, Borrowed, and Blue: Towards a Bottom-Up Agenda of the Finnish-Russian Relations. Fennia 192: 1.

Laine, J. (2014). ABS World: Making a Worldwide Border Studies CommunityEurasia Border Review 5:1, 127-129.

Laine, J. (2013). Co-operation and Security at the EU-Russian Interface. In: Stępniewski, T. et al. (Eds). Central and Eastern Europe: convergence, integration and security. The Yearbook of the Institute of East-Central Europe 11:6.

Laine, J. (2013). Understanding Borders: Potentials and Challenges of Evolving Border Concepts. In: Sevastianov S. V., P. Richardson & A. Kireev (Eds). Borders and Transborder Processes in Eurasia, 30-44. Dalnauka, Vladivostok.

Laine, J. (2013). Kansalaiset ja EU:n naapuruuspolitiikkaAlue ja ympäristö 42:2, 79-82.

Laine, J. (2013). New Civic Neighborhood: Cross-border Cooperation and Civil Society Engagement at the Finnish-Russian Border. Publications of the University of Eastern Finland. Dissertations in Social Sciences and Business Studies, no 58.

Izotov, A. & J. Laine (2012). Constructing (Un)familiarity: Role of Tourism in Identity and Region Building at the Finnish-Russian Border. European Planning Studies 21:1, 93-111.

Scott, J. W. & J. Laine (2012). Borderwork: Finnish-Russian Co-operation and Civil Society Engagement in the Social Economy of TransformationEntrepreneurship & Regional Development 24:3–4, 181–197.

Laine, J. (2012). Border Paradox: Striking a Balance between Access and Control in Asymmetrical Border Settings. Eurasia Border Review 3:1, 51-79.

Laine, J. & A. Demidov (2012). Civil Society Organisations as Drivers of Cross-border Interaction: On Whose Terms, for Which Purpose? In: Eskelinen, H., I. Liikanen & J. Scott (Eds). The EU-Russia Borderland: New Contexts for Regional Cooperation, 131-148. Routledge, London & New York.

Laine, J. (2011). In Search of Balance: Russia and the EU in the North. Polar Geography 34:3, 163-192.

Laine, J. (2009). B/ordering North: Russia and the Balance of Northern Co-operation. The Proceedings of the 5th Open Assembly of the Northern Research Forum Seeking Balance in a Changing North, Anchorage, Alaska, USA 24-27 September 2008.

Laine, J. (2008). Perceptions toward the Opening of the Finnish Russian Border: Border as a Barrier among Actors Involved. VDM Publishing House Ltd, Saarbrücken, Germany.

Kononenko, V. & J. Laine (2008). Assessment of the Finnish-Russian Border: The Case of Vaalimaa Border Crossing Point. The Finnish Institute of International Affairs Working Paper No. 57. Helsinki.

Laine, J. (2008). Co-operation, Cohesion, Growth: Realistic Prospects for the Finnish-Russian Borderland? In: Okuda, H. & J. Kortelainen (Eds). Russian Border Regions from the Perspective of Two Neighbours. Proceedings of the Finnish-Japanese Bilateral Joint Seminar, Sapporo, 22–27 October 2007. Centre for Development Policy Studies (CDPS), Hokkai-Gakuen University, Sapporo, Japan.

Laine, J. (2007). Incommodious Border? Rethinking the Function of the Finnish-Russian BorderFennia 185: 1, 49–62.

Laine, J. (2007). Cross-Border University at a Crossroads – an Aspect of the Bologna Process in Practice. In: Laine, J., B. Petersson., S. Prozorov & H. Rytövuori-Apunen (Eds). Bologna Process on the Ground: Experiences of Nordic-Baltic-Russian Cooperation in Higher Education. Report of the Nordplus Neighbour Network ‘The European North and EU-Russian International Relations'. Centre for European Studies Conference Series No. 1, Lund University, Sweden.

Laine, J., B. Petersson., S. Prozorov & H. Rytövuori-Apunen (Eds) (2007). Bologna Process on the Ground: Experiences of Nordic-Baltic-Russian Cooperation in Higher Education. Report of the Nordplus Neighbour Network ‘The European North and EU-Russian International Relations'. Centre for European Studies Conference Series No. 1, Lund University, Sweden.

Laine, J. (2007). Raja- ja Venäjä-osaaminen avain kansainväliseen yhteistyöhön. Ostiensis 1/2007, 10–13.