Search for dissertations about: "early medieval period"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 swedish dissertations containing the words early medieval period.

  1. 1. Food and Rank in Early Medieval Time

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Archaeological Research Laboratory, Stockholm University

    Author : Sven Isaksson; Stockholms universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; food culture; power resources; soil-organic matter; ancient biomolecules; trace metal elements; pottery-use; Early Medieval Period; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Archaeology subjects Archaeology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Arkeologiämnen Arkeologi; Archaeological Science; laborativ arkeologi;

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  2. 2. Acquired or inherited prestige? : molecular studies of family structures and local horses in Central Svealand during the Early Medieval period

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Archaeological Research Laboratory , Stockholm University

    Author : Anders Götherström; Stockholms universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; ancient DNA; boat cemeteries; Early Medieval Period; Central Svealand; bone preservation; inheritance; acquired status; inherited status; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Abstract : This is a study of the role of inheritance among the élite in Early Medieval central Svealand and the possibility to study it by molecular genetic methods. The study is a part of the research project Svealand in the Vendel and Viking periods (SIV). The study rests on classical as well as a new type of source material. READ MORE

  3. 3. On plant food in the Scandinavian peninsula in Early Medieval times

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Archaeological Research Laboratory, Stockholm University

    Author : Ann-Marie Hansson; Stockholms universitet.; [1997]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; plant food; fossil plant remains; carbonized prehistoric bread; symbolic use of plant food; Scandinavia; Early Medieval Period; Archaeological Science; laborativ arkeologi;

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

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Arkeologi

    Author : Felicia Markus; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology; Estonia; Estonian Swedes; Scandinavian settlement; Iron Age; early Medieval Period; colonisation; ethnic identity; migration; Baltic Sea; contacts; Christianisation; Arkeologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Archaeology subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Arkeologiämnen; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Abstract : 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. READ MORE

  5. 5. Casting Identities in Central Seclusion Aspects of non-ferrous metalworking and society on Gotland in the Early Medieval Period

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Ny Björn Gustafsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeometallurgy; Non-ferrous; Archaeological prospection; Metal detection; Geophysical survey; Sweden; Magnetometry; Gotland; Iron Age; Viking Period; Archaeological Science; laborativ arkeologi;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis has been to investigate and interpret late Iron Ageand Early Medieval traces of non-ferrous metalworking on the islandGotland, Sweden. Gotland was not, based on the archaeological record, anintegrated part of the common Scandinavian culture. READ MORE