Sökning: "19th Century Sweden"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 219 avhandlingar innehållade orden 19th Century Sweden.

  1. 1. Adel i förvandling : Adliga strategier och identiteter i 1800-talets borgerliga samhälle

    Författare :Göran Norrby; Torkel Jansson; Gudrun Andersson; Torbjörn Nilsson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History; social history; aristocracy; nobility; bourgeois society; social reproduction; symbolic capital; reconversion strategies; marriage patterns; education; professions; social identity; 19th century; Sweden; Historia; History subjects; Historieämnen; historia; History;

    Sammanfattning : This study examines how well the Swedish nobility succeeded in adapting to the structural changes in society and state during the 19th century.Three major issues are investigated. LÄS MER

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Omsorg om livet : Spädbarnsdödlighetens förändring i Ådalen under 1800-talet

    Författare :Stina Bohman; John Rogers; Rosemarie Fiebranz; Susanna Hedenborg; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Breast-feeding; demography; folklore; history; infant care; infant feeding; infant mortality; midwiwes; mothers; peasant society; physicians; sawmill; Sweden; women’s work; Ådalen; 19th century; History; Historia; Historia; History;

    Sammanfattning : During the first half of the nineteenth century infant mortality rates in Ådalen, an agrarian region in northern Sweden, were among the highest in the country. During the second half of the century the region experienced a rapid population growth and a restructuring of the economy in conjunction with the expansion of the sawmill industry. LÄS MER

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Den dolda offentligheten : Kvinnlighetens sfärer i 1800-talets svenska högreståndskultur

    Författare :Marie Steinrud; Gösta Arvastson; Gudrun Andersson; Inger Lövkrona; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Aristocracy; nobility; public; private; gender; 19th Century; Sweden; Adel; kvinnor; offentligt; privat; genus; 1800-talet; Sverige; Ethnology; Etnologi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is an analysis of the every day life and culture of Swedish noble women during the 19th century from the perspective of the public-private dichotomy. The aim of the dissertation is to show how the dichotomy affected women’s lives and how gender differences were created and preserved according to the notion of the dichotomy. LÄS MER