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  1. 1. Skrytsamma runstenar från Uppland : Komparativ analys av uppländska runstenar med koppling till användandet av dagens sociala medier

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Författare :April Caarph; [2021]
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    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate how economic and social status is demonstrated on a number of runestones that were erected sometime during the Viking Age and the early Middle Ages in Uppsala Province and how these factors can be linked to today's use of social media. The aspect of the differences and similarities between the erection of the runestones and the present use of social media is also discussed. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Orð Víkinganna. The level and scale of literacy in the Viking World : The cases of Birka and Sigtuna.

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Författare :Themistoklis Zacharopoulos; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Viking Age; Sweden; literacy; Birka; Sigtuna; runes; inscriptions; styli; writing tools; GIS; archaeolinguistics; archaeological research; Vikingatiden; Sverige; läs och skrivkunnighet; Birka; Sigtuna; runor; inskriptioner; styli; skrivverktyg; GIS; arkeolingvistik; arkeologisk forskning;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims to study the level and scale of literacy as it expanded in Viking towns during the 8th-12th century. In order to get an understanding of this spread, I have worked with two case-studies of Viking towns, as they were founded and prospered during and by the end of the Viking Age in Sweden; the town of Birka located in Björkö Island in Lake Mälaren, and the town of Sigtuna located in the province of Uppland, in central Sweden. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Rituella depositioner i våtmark under vikingatid : Kan politisk och religiös centralisering kopplas till kontroll av ritualer?

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Författare :Markus Bodin; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Ritual actions; central places; depositions in wetlands; elites; weapons; Rituella handlingar; centralplatser; depositioner i våtmark; eliter; vapen;

    Sammanfattning : To date, previous discussions of the practise of ”weapon deposition” in prehistoric Scandinavia have focused primarily on the Roman Iron Age. The focus of these investigations have been the large offerings of weapons in bogs, which were presumably taken from enemies defeated in battle. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Runstensvägen mellan Ösmo ochhamnen vid Djursnäs på Södertörn –en bygdeanalys

    Kandidat-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Arkeologi

    Författare :Anton Jernetz; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Runstensvägen; Södertörn; Vikingatiden; Ösmo; Nynäshamns kommun; Sotholms Härad;

    Sammanfattning : This essay analyses the road Runstensvägen that connects the locality of Ösmo withDjursnäs where, which I argue, there would have been a harbour during the Viking age. Theessay deals with the roads connection to rune stones on the road and nearby, burial groundsfrom different time periods, and the names of nearby farms and plots in order to establish thenecessity and vitality of the road for the nearby settlements. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Hästar på Gotland under vikingatiden : Ryttargravar, bildstenar och offer

    Kandidat-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Arkeologi

    Författare :Sofia Ekvall; [2021]
    Nyckelord :horses; equestrian graves; picturestone; horse-collar crest; ritual depositions; hästar; Gotland; ryttargravar; bildstenar; våtmarksoffer; selbågskrön;

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