Search for dissertations about: "leiðangr"
Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the word leiðangr.
University dissertation from Uppsala : Arkeologi
Abstract : This thesis analyses the relation between ship and society against a background of ideological and technological changes in Late Iron Age Sweden. It discusses the factors behind the development of ‘a maritime society’, why ships and seafaring came to play an important role that was also reflected in the use of the ship as a symbol and a metaphor in a military context, as well as in religion, administration, jurisdiction and social life. READ MORE