The Work of History: Constructivism and a Politics of the Past (New York: Routledge, 2017, Foreword by Hayden White) – publisher’s page here.

  • La obra de historia: Constructivismo y política del pasado (Santiago: Palinodia, 2019).


  • Paul. A Roth (2018): An Audience for History? Review Essay of Kalle Pihlainen’s The Work of History. Journal of the Philosophy of History, DOI: 10.1163/18722636-12341410.
  • Dan Stone (2019): The work of history: constructivism and a politics of the past, Rethinking History, DOI: 10.1080/13642529.2019.1669354.

(Ed.) Futures for the Past (London: Routledge, 2018).

(Ed.) History in the World (London: Routledge, 2018).

(Ed. with Erik Tirkkonen) Rustica Nova: The New Countryside and Transformations in Operating Environment, Publications of the Institute of History Nr 17, Cultural History (University of Turku, 2002).

Journal Special Issues

Futures for the Past. Rethinking History 20:3 (2016). Editorial.

History in the World. Rethinking History 20:2 (2016). Introduction.

(with Claudio Fogu) Metahistory Forty Years After. Storia della Storiografia 65:1 (2014).

  • Do Passado Histórico Ao Passado Prático: 40 anos de Meta-História, eds Julio Bentivoglio & Verónica Tozzi (Serra, ES: Milfontes, 2017).
  • Hayden White: Cuarenta años de Metahistoria: Del “pasado histórico” al “pasado práctico,” eds Verónica Tozzi & Julio Bentivoglio (Buenos Aires: Prometeo Libros, 2016).


Resisting History: On the Ethics of Narrative Representation. PhD thesis, History (University of Turku, 1999). 215 pages.

Inventio, konventiot ja muutos historiassa. MA thesis, Cultural History (University of Turku, 1995). 131 pages. [Invention, conventions and change in history]

Gallen-Kallelan Kalman kukka Michael Riffaterren runosemiotiikan kautta tarkasteltuna. MA thesis, Finnish Literature (University of Turku, 1995). 76 + 9 pages. [Gallen-Kallela’s Flower of Death read through Michael Riffaterre’s semiotics of poetry]