The estate, the nobility and the feudal society. Estates and social relations in Scania, A.D. 600-1400

Project: Dissertation

Layman's description

The study concerns the growth of a feudal estate-system in Scania. The main period of study is the medieval period to A.D. 1400. The purpose is to analyse the conditions for aristocratic large-scale land owning and in what ways this effected economic and social relations. Comparisons to late iron age conditions are made with the purpose to discuss continuity versus discontinuity.
Effective start/end date2009/09/012019/12/31