Kalle Pihlainen

Dr. Kalle Pihlainen

Adjunct Professor of Philosophy of History and Contemporary History, University of Turku, Finland.

Research Fellow, Department of Philosophy, Åbo Akademi University, Finland.

e-mail: kalle.pihlainen@utu.fi
web: www.kallepihlainen.com

Some recent publications

“Realist histories? When form clashes with function”. Rethinking History, vol. 19, n. 2, pp. 177-192.

“Historical representation unchained: History, fiction and Quentin Tarantino”, in A. L. Mcfie, ed. The Fiction of History. Routledge, pp. 130-146.

“The work of Hayden White II: Defamiliarizing narrative”, in N. Partner & S. Foot, eds. The SAGE Handbook of Historical Theory. SAGE, pp. 119-135.

Texts to download

“The view from the fence”Rethinking History, vol. 19, n. 2, pp. 310-321.

“There’s just no talking with the past”Rethinking History, vol. 18, n. 4, pp. 575-582.

“Narrative truth”Metatheoria: Revista de filosofía e historia de la ciencia, vol. 4, n. 1, pp. 37-53.

“The eternal return of reality: On constructivism and current historical desires”Storia della Storiografia, vol. 65, n. 1, pp. 103-115.

“On historical consciousness and popular pasts”História da Historiografia, n. 15, pp. 10-26.