Riikka Miettinen

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Faculty of Social Sciences
| Sub unit: History, Philosophy and Literary Studies

About me

Postdoctoral researcher at the Centre of Excellence in History of Experiences (HEX):

Since 2017 also in a project on disability history, funded by the Kone Foundation. More information and blog (in Finnish):

For more information about publications and other scientific activities, see: TUNICRIS profile and Profile at

Fields of expertise

Early modern history, esp. Sweden and Finland
History of insanity and disability
The rural landless
History of poor relief
History of suicides
Legal history
Court records