Academy of Finland
Funding decision
Name Nordberg, Camilla C
Organisation University of Helsinki
Project title Ordering the 'Migrant Family': Power Asymmetry Work and Citizenization in Restructuring Welfare Professional Bureaucracies
Decision No. 310610
Decision date 13.06.2017
Funding,period 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021
Funding 480 000
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Project description
This collaborative ethnographic study will explore the workings and sources of power in welfare institutional encounters between professionals and the social category of ‘migrant families’ in Helsinki capital region. Building on a multi-disciplinary knowledge base the research team will analyze a broad range of data - encounters between welfare professionals and service users, individual and group interviews, media and policy discourse and professional literature. The general aim of the research project is to explore how institutional power asymmetry work is linked to migrant citizenization in capital region Finland.