Tiina_Äikäs

Tiina Äikäs

PhD

Research interests

  • Sámi offering places
  • Contemporary use of sacred places
  • Meanings of cultural heritage

Selected publications

Projects

Human-animal relationships among Finland's Sámi 1000-1800 AD: DNA and stable isotope analyses of bones from ritual sites

The project aims to learn human-animal relationship among Finland's Sámi 1000-1800 AD based on the bones placed as offerings at the sieidi.

Religious contacts and religious changes: interdisciplinary investigation of site biographies of Sámi ritual places

The archaeological project "Religious contacts and religious changes: interdisciplinary investigation of site biographies of Sámi ritual places" ad