Sökning: "Estonian Swedes"

Hittade 4 avhandlingar innehållade orden Estonian Swedes.

  1. 1. Living on Another Shore : Early Scandinavian Settlement on the North-Western Estonian Coast

    Författare :Felicia Markus; Anders Kaliff; Göran Hoppe; Kerstin Cassel; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology; Estonia; Estonian Swedes; Scandinavian settlement; Iron Age; early Medieval Period; colonisation; ethnic identity; migration; Baltic Sea; contacts; Christianisation; Arkeologi; Archaeology subjects; Arkeologiämnen; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Sammanfattning : Prior to the Second World War, there was a Swedish-speaking population settled on the north-western Estonian coasts. The early history of this group is largely unknown. No colonisation is mentioned in the written sources. The earliest such sources that mention Swedes originate in the late thirteenth century. LÄS MER

  2. 2. De små båtarna och den stora flykten : Arkeologi i spåren av andra världskrigets baltiska flyktbåtar

    Författare :Mirja Arnshav; Mats Burström; Simon Ekström; Björn Magnusson Staaf; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology of the contemporary past; materiality; Second World War; object biography; material culture; memory; cultural heritage; boats; escape; boat refugees; Estonian Swedes; Coastal Swedes; Estonia; the Baltic states; Samtidsarkeologi; arkeologi; andra världskriget; objektbiografi; Materiell kultur; minne; kulturarv; materialitet; båtar; flykt; båtflyktingar; estlandssvenskar; Estland; Baltikum; arkeologi med inriktning mot allmän arkeologi; Archaeology with General Specialisation;

    Sammanfattning : The Baltic states, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, were occupied no less than three times during the Second World War. Faced with a reign of terror, the threat of deportation, and compulsory conscription, over 30,000 people fled over the Baltic Sea to Sweden. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Sillar och mullvadar : Jordägande och etnicitet i Estlands svenskbygder 1816-1939

    Författare :Ann Grubbström; Göran Hoppe; John Westerholm; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social and economic geography; Kulturgeografi; Estonia; Estonian Swedes; land purchase; ethnic composition; ethnic status; ethnic identity; Human geography; Kulturgeografi;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation focuses on the Swedish minority that settled in Estonia in early medieval times. It illustrates the importance of linking the survival of an ethnic group with the issue of land ownership. The ethnic composition and settlement patterns of Swedes and Estonians are analysed from a long-term perspective. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Åter till släktens mark? : En studie av markåterlämningen i Estlands svenskbygder efter Sovjetunionens sammanbrott

    Författare :Sigrid Hedin; Göran Hoppe; Tommy Book; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social and economic geography; Estonia; Estonian Swedes; transition; restitution; land ownership; land use; Kulturgeografi; Human geography; Kulturgeografi;

    Sammanfattning : During the 1990s land has been reprivatised in Eastern and Central Europe. The focus of this thesis is directed at the restitution process in Estonia, and particularly in the rural north-western part of the country, inhabited by a Swedish speaking minority until 1943-1944. LÄS MER