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Living Next Door to the Bear: How Finland Survived the Cold War

August 26, 1999 // 3:30pm5:00pm

Mikko Majander will present new findings on Finland's role in the Cold War and discuss current Finnish research projects relating to Cold War history. Mikko Majander is professor of political history at the University of Helsinki. His colleague, Seppo Hentila, professor of history at the University of Helsinki, will provide comments and additional information on research opportunities and projects in Finland.

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  • Christian F. Ostermann // Director, History and Public Policy Program; Global Europe; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project
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  • James Person // Deputy Director, History and Public Policy Program; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project