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5117335 Rural-Urban Socioeconomics and Governance in the European North, literature, 3 Cp 
Code 5117335  Validity 23.02.2012 -
Name Rural-Urban Socioeconomics and Governance in the European North, literature  Abbreviation Rural-Urban Soc 
Credits3 Cp  Date of expiry  
TypeAdvanced Studies Subject 
ClassStudy Unit  Hours  
Study right   Grading0-5 
Recommended scheduling 
Organisation Geography (Geography and Human Geography) (J) 

Markku Tykkyläinen 

Learning outcomes 

A student

  • has gained an understanding of local and community development and the role of development policies in a comparative international setting.

The book examination will deepen students' understanding of topic-related development issues in a comparative setting.

Modes of study 

Electronic exam

Study materials 

Häyrynen S., Turunen, R. & Nyman J. (2012), Locality, Memory, Reconstruction. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne, 278 pp., or other articles as agreed with the examiner.

Evaluation criteria 

0-5. Students must prove that they have achieved the required level of knowledge for the assigned text, to be evaluated 0-5.


Professor Markku Tykkyläinen

Further information 

This exam is for Degree students only. Students are allowed to write the exam in Finnish or in English.


Letter (J, K) in front of the name of the course/exam indicates the campus on which teaching or exam takes place: J = Joensuu, K = Kuopio.

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