Ilkka Lähteenmäki

Ilkka Lähteenmäki

M.Soc.Sci

Philosophy of History

Biography

I work as a doctoral student at the Centre for Philosophical Studies of History. My research focuses on different forms of historical representations, which are looked at from the viewpoint of historical world-building.

Research interests

  • Philosophy of History
  • Theory of History
  • Historical Representation
  • Constructivism
  • Experimental History

Research groups

  • Doctoral Student, Centre for Philosophical Studies of History
  • Doctoral Student, Microhistorical Epistemology

Selected publications

  • Lähteenmäki, Ilkka; Virta, Tatu (2016) The Finnish Twitter war: the Winter War experienced through the #sota39 project and its implications for historiography. - Rethinking history 20 (3), 433-453 . [Original]
  • Lähteenmäki, Ilkka (2016) Kontrafaktuaalinen historia - mahdollisuus, ilmiö, harhaoppi?. Historian teoria - lingvistisestä käänteestä mahdolliseen historiaan. Väyrynen, Kari; Pulkkinen, Jarmo. - Ei sarjaa/No series. Jyväskylä. 171-206
  • Lähteenmäki, Ilkka (2018) Possible Worlds of History. - Journal of the philosophy of history 12 (1), 164-182 . Original: