Rasmussen, Carsten Porskrog4; Myking, John Ragnar3
Bas J.P. van Bavel, Richard Hoyle
1 Department of History and Area Studies, Faculty of Humanities, Aarhus University, Aarhus University2 School of Culture and Society - History, subject, School of Culture and Society, Arts, Aarhus University3 Universitetet i Bergen4 School of Culture and Society - History, subject, School of Culture and Society, Arts, Aarhus University
The article describes the distribution of property and power in rural Scandinavia (Denmark, Sweden and Norway) a.D. 1000-1750. It covers the distribution of property and structure of manors and holdings. It also looks at the structure of the peasantry, village communities, and the use of communal land. Furthermore it describes the political and social status of peasants.
Social Relations: Property and Power, 2010, p. 287-312