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Phone, fax & e-mail:
Tel +358-9-191 23606
Fax +358-9-191 23107

Centre for Nordic Studies CENS
P.O. Box 59
00014 University of Helsinki

Visiting adress:
Unioninkatu 33
Room 309


Photo: James Kaye

"So verglich Comenius 1623 die Tätigkeit der Historiker mit der Sicht durch Fernrohre, die posaunengleich über die Schultern nach rückwärts weisen ..."
Standortbindung und Zeitlichkeit.

Bo Stråth (Curriculum Vitae) holds a Chair in Nordic, European and World History at the Renvall Institute, University of Helsinki. The chair is part of the Finland Distinguished Professor Programme. In the framework of his chair his research concentrates on two projects, Between Restoration and Revolution, National Constitutions and Global Law: an Alternative View on the European Century 1815-1914 (EReRe), co-directed with Martti Koskenniemi; and Conceptual History of the World and Global Translations: The Euro-Asian and African Semantics of the Social and the Economic.