Sökning: "18th century Sweden"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 109 avhandlingar innehållade orden 18th century Sweden.

  1. 1. Legofolk : drängar, pigor och bönder i 1700- och 1800-talens Sverige = Farm servants and peasants in 18th and 19th century Sweden

    Författare :Börje Harnesk; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Farm servants; peasantry; patriarchalism; Sweden; 18th and 19th century;

    Sammanfattning : The institution of farm service was mainly a West-European phenomenon. It was linked to the high age at marriage and it was an important system for the distribution of labour in agriculture.In Sweden, the use of farm servants in peasant agriculture intensified in the 18th century and remained important up till the advent of industrialization. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Den dolda transitionen : om ett demografiskt brytningsskede i det tidiga 1700-talets Sverige : The Hidden Transition. A Demographic Long-term Change in Early 18th Century Sweden

    Författare :Daniel Larsson; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :history; Sweden; transition; crop failure; demography; 17th century; 18th century; nuptiality; mortality; fertility; diseases; parish register; Tabellverket; Great Northern War; demographic change; grain prices;

    Sammanfattning : Historical agricultural and economical research indicates that the extensive changes in society that occurred in Sweden (within agriculture, trade, landownership and production) at the end of Sweden's Time of Greatness in 1720 should have noticeably affected the living conditions of the population. A systematic study that compares the 17th and 18th century's demography has however still not been made. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Äreminnen : Personmedaljer och social status i Sverige, cirka 1650–1900

    Författare :Martin Tunefalk; Mats Hallenberg; Mikael Alm; Joachim Östlund; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Sweden; social status; pre-modernity; medals; commemorations; ideas about society; history of concepts; public sphere; discourse; symbolic capital; performativity; longue durée; 17th century; 18th century; 19th century; historia; History;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this dissertation is to study the waning of premodern ideas about society by investigating the ways in which social status was conceived. Analyses of linguistic expressions and negotiations of status are used to study changes in how different social groups related and acted on one another, what changed, and what remained constant as premodernity gave way to modernity. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Inför högsta instans : Samspelet mellan kvinnors handlingsutrymme och rättslig reglering i Justitierevisionen 1760–1860

    Författare :Elin Hinnemo; Maria Ågren; Karin Hassan Jansson; Hilde Sandvik; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; early modern; female litigation; gender; law; legal change; marital rights; property; 18th century; 19th century; Supreme court; Sweden; women; women s legal majority; women s trading rights; Justitierevisionen; Högsta domstolen; Kvinnors myndighet; kvinnors näringsrätt; äktenskap; egendom; rättslig förändring; tidigmodern; 1700-tal; 1800-tal; Sverige; Historia; History;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this dissertation is to illuminate the interplay between female agency and legal regulation in Sweden during the period 1760-1860. The material chosen for the study relates to matters concerning women that were brought before the Judiciary Inspection, the highest legal authority in Sweden. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Marknad på väg. Den västgötska gårdfarihandeln 1790–1864

    Författare :Pia Lundqvist; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Pedlars; Sweden; 18th century; 19th century; internal trade; textile market; distribution; consumer demand; credit networks; institutional change; peasants; households; division of labour;

    Sammanfattning : Lundqvist, P. (2008.) Marknad på väg : den västgötska gårdfarihandeln 1790–1864. [Market on the road : peddling from the province of Västergötland 1790–1864] 324 pages. LÄS MER