From Grand Duchy to Modern State
Political History of Finland Since 1809
This volume traces the political history of Finland from 1809 to 1998, a history that has been dominated by the country’s geopolitical situation as a country that lies between Eastern and Western Europe.
Osmo Jussila is a professor of political history in the Institute of Social History at the University of Helsinki.
Seppo Hentila is a professor in the Department of Political and Economic Studies at the University of Helsinki.
Jukka Nevakivi has been a professor of history at the University of Helsinki, visiting professor at the University of Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris, and visiting scholar and fellow in several foreign research institutions.