Kuusisto, Arniika

Arniika Kuusisto works at Stockholm University as a Professor in Child and Youth Studies, specializing in Early Childhood Education. Her research interests include individual worldviews, ontologies and value learning trajectories in childhood and youth, especially focusing on the situated meaning-making in the interplay between agency and social environment. She has also studied diversity in ECEC communities and school, worldview education in different levels, and educator professionalism. Kuusisto is a Honorary Research Fellow at the Department of Education, University of Oxford, and a Research Director and Docent at the Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Helsinki, with an Academy of Finland funded (2018-2022) research project 'Growing up radical? The role of educational institutions in guiding young people's worldview construction'.

New international studies on religions and dialogue in education


New international studies on religions and dialogue in education

2018,  238  pages,  paperback,  34,90 €,  ISBN 978-3-8309-3846-0

Value Learning Trajectories


Value Learning Trajectories

Theory, Method, Context

2017,  260  pages,  paperback,  29,90 €,  ISBN 978-3-8309-3658-9

Kulturell und religiös sensibel?


Kulturell und religiös sensibel?

Interreligiöse und Interkulturelle Kompetenz in der Ausbildung für den Elementarbereich

2015,  176  pages,  paperback,  27,90 €,  ISBN 978-3-8309-3259-8

Growing up in Affiliation with a Religious Community


Growing up in Affiliation with a Religious Community

A Case Study of Seventh-day Adventist Youth in Finland

2011,  176  pages,  paperback,  29,90 €,  ISBN 978-3-8309-2498-2