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The CRADLE website launched

November 9th, 2009 - Feel free to visit the new Website of the CRADLE - Center for Research on Activity, Development and Learning. <a href ="http://www.helsinki.fi/cradle/index.htm">CRADLE</a>

Seminar on Activity Theory, Discourse and Critical Discourse Analysis

September 15th, 2009 - Seminar on Activity Theory, Discourse and Critical Discourse Analysis Time: Tuesday 22nd of September 2009 at 12.30-15.30 pm Location: University of Helsinki, CRADLE seminar room, Teollisuukatu 23, 3rd floor. 12.30-13.00 The Meaning of 'Critical' in Applying Critical Discourse Analysis. Some Methodological Considerations Lecturer, Ph D. Pekka Pälli, Finnish and Communication, Helsinki School of Economics http://www.hse.fi/FI/HKI/P/Pekka_Palli/ 13.00-13.30 Discussion 13.30-13.50 Coffee break 13.50-14.20 Language, Ideology and Social Change: Taking forward the CHAT tradition with Critical Discourse Analysis? Senior Lecturer Ph.D. Chik Collins, University of the West Scotland/Paisley http://www.paisley.ac.uk/schoolsdepts/socialsciences/httpwww.uws.ac.ukschoolsdeptssocialsciencesstaffchikcollins.asp 14.20- 15.30 Discussion

Zlatko Bodrozic's PhD Defence 20th December 2008

December 4th, 2008 - Mr. Zlatko Bodrozic will defend his thesis in Public Examination Saturday 20th December 2008 in Siltavuorenpenger 10, Auditorium 2, at 10 o'clock. Custos: Prof. Jaakko Virkkunen Opponent: Prof. Kari Lilja, HSE

Presentations from the ISCAR 2008 Conference

October 2nd, 2008 - Symposium "Cultural-historical activity theory and interventionist methodology: Classical legacy and contemporary developments", ISCAR Conference, September 2008, San Diego, USA

Marianne Teräs will defend her PhD thesis November 10th 2007

October 16th, 2007 - Marianne Teräs puolustaa väitöskirjaansa 'Intercultural learning and hybridity in the Culture Laboratory' lauantaina 10.11. klo 10. Vastaväittäjä on professori Kris Gutierrez (University of California, Los Angeles), kustos professori Yrjö Engeström.

Workshop "Knotworking, Learning and Teaching"

October 16th, 2007 - Tervetuloa osallistumaan Helsingin yliopiston kasvatustieteen laitoksen Toiminnan teorian ja kehittävän työntutkimuksen yksikössä järjestettävään kansainväliseen workshopiin. Workshop toteutetaan videokonferenssina japanilaisen sisartutkimuslaitoksemme väen kanssa. Esitysten jälkeen ja workshopin lopussa on hyvin aikaa keskustelulle. Aika ja paikka: Torstai 1.11. klo 9.30-15.30, toiminnan teorian ja kehittävän työntutkimuksen yksikön seminaarihuone, Teollisuuskatu 23, 3. kerros. Lisätietoja: auli.pasanen@helsinki.fi

Professor Toshio Sugiman's seminar on Wednesday September 19th 2007

September 6th, 2007 - Professor Toshio Sugiman from University of Kyoto will visit the Center.

Kirsi Koistisen väitös lauantaina 8.9.2007 klo 10

August 9th, 2007 - KM Kirsi Koistinen väittelee 8.9.2007 kello 10 Helsingin yliopiston käyttäytymistieteellisessä tiedekunnassa aiheesta "Kaveriporukasta liiketoiminnaksi. Tuotannon häiriöt ja organisaation oppiminen nopeasti muuttuvassa yrityksessä".

Seminar on Friday August 17th 2007 at 9:30-11:00

August 9th, 2007 - Open discussion about the article "Reflexive interventions as means for knowledge-creation and innovation in complex and diversified work practices" written by Hannele Kerosuo, Klaus-Peter Schulz (Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany) & Anu Kajamaa.

Centers Planning Day August 21st 2007

August 9th, 2007 - The annual planning day of the Center is an important opportunity for everyone affiliated with the Center to take up issues and ideas and to make decisions on our coming activities.

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