Download PDF by Ulla Koskinen: Aggressive and Violent Peasant Elites in the Nordic

By Ulla Koskinen

ISBN-10: 3319406876

ISBN-13: 9783319406879

This e-book investigates the kinds that the aggression and violence of peasant elites may perhaps absorb early glossy Fennoscandia, and their function inside of society. The members spotlight the social stratification, internal divisions, contradictions and conflicts of the peasant groups, but additionally be aware of the elite as leaders of resistance opposed to the gurus. With the formation of extra centralised states, the elites’ prestige and room for company reduced, yet neighborhood and temporal diversifications have been nice during this quite drawn-out technique, and there nonetheless remained a number of beneficial contexts for his or her corporation. even if the peasant elite was once no longer a homogenous entity, the chapters during this assortment current us one uniting characteristic – the peasant elites’ tendency to say themselves with an lively and competitive service provider, no matter if this resulted in very diverse outcomes.

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