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    • Borgström, Eva (2016)
      "Same-sex love was forbidden by law until 1944, and in culture it continued to be taboo, but it has always existed there. The prohibition created tensions which art and literature could play with. Narratives about forbidden ...
    • Johnson, Urban; Ivarsson, Andreas (2018)
      Sporting and sport psychological accomplishments are an important part of Scandinavian culture. Psychological factors have been demonstrated to have a major impact on both participation and achievements in sport. Sport ...
    • von Schantz, Ulrika; Thorgersen, Ketil; Lidén, Anne (2018)
      This anthology presents perspectives on teaching and learning in the arts and is relevant for teachers and teacher students in the arts as well as researchers and PhD candidates. The analytical discussions about children, ...
    • Berg, Annika (2019)
      "In inter-war Sweden, the psychiatric diagnosis of psychopathy served as a controversial but powerful tool for the management of people who failed to live up to contemporary civic ideals. The diagnosis was based on theories ...
    • Ekström, Simon; Kaijser , Lars (2019)
      In this volume of studies, Animal: Moments of Affect, Moments of Pain, eight ethnologists apply a cultural perspective to people’s varied and complex relationships with other species. The contributions focus on wild animals, ...
    • Sjödin, Alfred; Svensson, Jimmie (2018)
      Esaias Tegnér (1782–1846) was for a long time considered not only Sweden’s foremost poet but also a national symbol, an author who defined the characteristics of Swedish culture. Tegnér’s status as the national poet has ...
    • Nilsson, Heidi; Robertson, Erik (2015)
      Architecture; Computer games; Design; Film and TV; Journalism; Art and Culture; Literature; Media; Music; Museums and cultural heritage; Performing arts; Visual arts; Adult education; Higher education; Innovation; Business; ...
    • Olsson, Erik (2018)
      """Guiden till Spaniensverige"" (The Guide to Spanish-Sweden) is an ethnographic account on the mobilisation of a social community of Swedish migrants who otherwise belongs to the diverse networks of lifestyle migrants or ...
    • Casson, Andrew (2015)
      What should a university be? How can universities make a sounder and more lasting contribution to better lives and better societies in a globalised world? From a Swedish perspective, this new book challenges current ideas ...
    • Dackling, Martin (2018)
      "The 20th century is sometimes said to be the century of the family farm. Although the countryside changed fundamentally, the farming family - consisting of husband, wife and children - is often seen as intact. However, ...
    • Hayden, Hans (2019)
      "This book is about a concept which is constantly used in many different ways, but also one of the most common concepts in humanities: context. However, the significance and use of this concept shifts between disciplines, ...
    • Johansson, Annika (2019)
      This book deals with two research fields and brings them together: contrastive linguistics and third language acquisition. The book describes the following linguistic structures in Dutch and Swedish from a contrastive ...
    • Rydving, Håkan; Olsson, Stefan (2016)
      "What were the ideas about conflicts and conflict resolutions in the Nordic countries during the Vendel Period and the Viking Age? What role did i.e. gender and power hierarchies play in the conflicts? All of the contributing ...
    • Elgán, Elisabeth; Sandén, Annika (2016)
      Today's society is often characterized as a knowledge society, in contrast to the earlier industrial society. Historians however know that all societies are and have been knowledge societies. Without the ability to create, ...
    • Lennartsson, Rebecka (2019)
      "One summer day in Stockholm in 1747, the carpenter's daughter Lena Cajsa Bohman faces trial for disobedience to her father. Soon, she admits to more serious crimes. A tangle of trafficking of young women is revealed. It ...
    • Magnúsdóttir, Auður; Hermanson, Lars (2016)
      "In discussions relating to their role during the Middle Ages, women are typically assumed to only have been “pawns in a political game dominated by men”, or to have primarily acted as intermediaries of power. In this book, ...
    • Cedergren, Mickaëlle; Briens, Sylvain (2015)
      Ce livre porte sur les relations culturelles entre la France et la Suède de 1945 à nos jours. Il réunit les articles présentés à l’occasion de la conférence internationale, « Frankrike-Sverige – Tur och retur », qui a eu ...
    • Lövheim, Daniel (2016)
      "Scientists, engineers, and a free-choice society is a book about control, largely the governing of children and young people in Sweden and the efforts made to persuade them to choose careers—and identities—in science and ...
    • Snickare, Mårten; Hedlin Hayden, Malin (2017)
      "What does performativity signify? And what does it mean to speak of something as being performative? Aiming to clarify and critically highlight an important but sometimes elusive concept, this book consists of five chapters, ...
    • Nordic Council of Ministers, (2015)
      Budget; Economy; Public finance; Organisation and administration