Tampere School of Thought in Global Sociology

‘Epistemic governance’ of the globe
and ‘domestication’ of global trends to nation states and other local contexts.

TCuPS at a glance

TCuPS is a well-known research group whose mission is to conduct high quality research on the cultural and political sociology. Within the group, questions of power and politics are approached from a cultural, constructionist and neoinstitutionalist perspective. Research is inter- and trans-disciplinary and it uses theories and methods from a variety of academic disciplines. TCuPS organizes also its own, highly ranked Master’s degree programme in Global and Transnational Sociology (GTS).