I am a PhD student. My research interests are personal space, ethnic relations and identity, geo-cultural mobility, research methods in social sciences.

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Publications:
Cultural Sustainability in a Transition Society: Relations between Foreign Languages and Geo-Cultural Self-Position in Estonia

My paper concentrates on associations between geo-cultural mobility (travelling, contacts to different countries) and linguistic capital (e.g. foreign language skills).

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Constitution of Sustainable Social Space in Estonia: The Role of Foreign Languages

The paper assumes that motivations for foreign language learning could help to understand the changes in geo-cultural world. By means of qualitative in-depth interviews four individual linguistic-spatial strategies were found.

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Geographical Perspective on Identity Construction: Identification Strategies of Russian Youth in Estonia

Paper analysis the identification of Russian youth in Estonia. Relationship of sociological identity theory and social space is studied. The qualitative in-depth interviews are used.

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Linguistic Diversity in Practice: Educational achievement in Estonia

The present paper concentrates on learning in second language. The quantitative data about pupil’s advancement in Estonia are critically analyzed.

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The Spatial Foci of History Teaching: Individual Views of Estonian History Teachers

The present paper concentrates on the role of history teaching as seen by the teachers, enhancer of national identity, or global history teaching as alternative.

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