Anniina Holappa


The aim of my doctoral dissertation is to deepen the understanding of emotions as a part of student teacher identity construction to prepare them for the changing teacher’s work of today. Alongside narrative research, I employ arts-based methods, especially photographs. Art has the ability to evoke and communicate emotions: words alone may not always be enough to describe emotions, but other ways of telling, such as photographs, can help.


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  • student teacher identity
  • emotions
  • relations
  • arts-based methods
  • narrative research
  • teacher's work

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