Culture and Customs of Sweden

Culture and Customs of Sweden

Byron J. Nordstrom / May 29, 2020

Culture and Customs of Sweden Culture and Customs of Sweden is an ideal introduction to this fascinating nation The book opens with a broad overview of the country and then examines specific themes such as religion marriage fami

  • Title: Culture and Customs of Sweden
  • Author: Byron J. Nordstrom
  • ISBN: 9780313343711
  • Page: 125
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Culture and Customs of Sweden is an ideal introduction to this fascinating nation The book opens with a broad overview of the country and then examines specific themes such as religion, marriage, family, gender issues, education, holidays, popular customs, sports and leisure, media, literature, performing arts, art, and architecture.Throughout, the author seeks to strikeCulture and Customs of Sweden is an ideal introduction to this fascinating nation The book opens with a broad overview of the country and then examines specific themes such as religion, marriage, family, gender issues, education, holidays, popular customs, sports and leisure, media, literature, performing arts, art, and architecture.Throughout, the author seeks to strike a balance between the history of these many aspects of contemporary Sweden and what is happening there today at a time when Sweden is undergoing many profound changes For example, the chapter on literature looks at both the development of Swedish literature since the Middle Ages and at current interests, themes, and writers Each of the themes covered is central to introducing both Sweden s past and its present, facilitating the kind of understanding that is so important in this ever shrinking world.

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    About "Byron J. Nordstrom"

      • Byron J. Nordstrom

        Byron Nordstrom is professor emeritus of Scandinavian studies at Gustavus Adolphus College in Saint Peter, Minnesota He received his B.A from Lawrence University in 1965, and an M.A and Ph.D from the University of Minnesota in 1968 and 1971 respectively Nordstrom s research focuses on neighborhood development and the role of organizations in creating and maintaining identities in Swedish America and on Scandinavia in the 1920s and 1930s.


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