Heikki Patomäki

Heikki Patomäki

Heikki Patomäki is a social scientist, activist, and professor of world politics at the University of Helsinki. He has published over 20 books, 200 research papers, and hundreds of popular articles and blogs on such topics as the philosophy and methodology of social sciences, peace and futures studies, and global political economy, justice, and democracy. His books include Disintegrative Tendencies in Global Political Economy: Exits and Conflicts and A Possible World: Democratic Transformation of Global Institutions (with Teivo Teivainen). Patomäki is a full member of the Finnish Academy of Sciences and Letters (2018–) and Life Member of Clare Hall at the University of Cambridge (2020–). He is a longtime activist of the international Attac movement and a member of the Steering Committee of EuroMemo and DiEM25.

GTI Contributions
Conjuring the Spirits of the Present
GTI Forum
Conjuring the Spirits of the Present

Forum contribution: Planetize the Movement!

April 2020



Think Cosmically, Act Globally
GTI Forum
Think Cosmically, Act Globally

Forum contribution: Think Globally, Act Locally?

August 2019



A World Political Party: The Time Has Come
Essay
A World Political Party: The Time Has Come

February 2019

How can we take control of our common future? A world party can provide the overarching political agency we need.


Author's Response: Roundtable on a World Party
Roundtable
Contribution to Party Time?

February 2019

Heikki Patomäki addresses points raised by the contributors to this roundtable.
A contribution to an exchange on A World Political Party: The Time Has Come