With two of my colleagues from the Arctic Centre we edited a volume in the “New Security Challenges” series by Palgrave Macmillan, which got published today.
The book constructs a multidisciplinary approach to human security questions related to digitalisation in the European High North i.e. the northernmost areas of Scandinavia, Finland and North-Western Russia. It challenges the mainstream conceptualisation of cybersecurity and reconstructs it with the human being as the referent object of security.
A new publication, edited by me, has been published by the University of Lapland: Enablement Besides Constraints : Human Security and a Cyber Multi-Disciplinary Framework in the European High North. Synthesis Report.
Last week the Arctic Yearbook 2016 was officially launched. In the Yearbook you can also find a briefing note from this years Calotte Academy, which was co-authored by my colleague Laura Olsén and me. The article can be downloaded from the Arctic Yearbook website: https://issuu.com/arcticportal/docs/ay2016_final
Lately I haven’t done many updates of the blog, which is simply because I haven’t done any outdoor or other activates but working. Soon my final thesis (Diplomarbeit) will be finished, which I will make available online.
Some little pieces of the research I have carried out for my thesis have, however, already been published: Just last week the post delivered me a copy of the book “Arctic Marine Governance,” in which I have contributed to the chapter: