Dr. Matti Peltonen

 

Chair

Professor of Economic and Social History at the University of Helsinki.

University of Helsinki
Departamento de Ciencias Sociales, Historia Económica y Social
PL 54 (Snellmanninkatu 14 A)
00014 Helsingin yliopisto
Tel. 0294124950
E-mail: Matti.Peltonen@helsinki.fi

 

Some Recent Publications

Peltonen, M. (2014). “What Is Micro in Microhistory?”, en Rendres H. & Haan, B,., eds. Theoretical Discussion of Biography: Approaches from History, Microhistory, and Life Writing. (Egodocuments and History Series, vol. 7), pp. 104-118.

Peltonen, M. (2014). “How Marginal are the Margins Today? On the Historiographical Place of Microhistory”, en De Haan, B. & Mierau, K., eds. Microhistory and the Picaresque Novel: A First Exploration into Commensurable Perspectives. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp. 29-46.

Peltonen, M. & Heinonen, V., eds. (2013). Finish Consumption: An Emerging Consumer Society Between East and West. Helsinki: SKS Finnish Literature Society.

 

Texts

Peltonen, M. (2008). “The Weber Thesis and Economic Historians”Max Weber Studies, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 79-98.

Peltonen, M. (2004). “From Discourse to Dispositif: Michael Foucault’s Two Histories”Historical Reflections, vol. 30, no. 2, pp. 205-219.

Peltonen, M. (2001). “Clues, Margins, and Monads: The Micro-Macro Link in Historical Research”History and Theory, no. 40, pp. 347-359.