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  • 1.
    Berg, Elisabeth Gräslund
    et al.
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Du Pradel, Carolina Durieu
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Fiebranz, Rosemarie
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Jacobsson, Benny
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Lennersand, Marie
    Lindberg, Erik
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Lindström, Dag
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Lindstrom, Jonas
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Ling, Sofia
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Mispelaere, Jan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Oja, Linda
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Pihl, Christopher
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Rydén, Göran
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Economic History.
    Ågren, Maria
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Östman, Ann-Catrin
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Praktiker som gör skillnad: Om den verb-inriktade metoden2013In: Historisk Tidskrift (S), ISSN 0345-469X, Vol. 133, no 3, p. 335-354Article in journal (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    This article discusses the so-called verb-oriented method and its role in the research project Gender and Work in early modern Sweden (GaW), which is based at Uppsala University. It provides a presentation of the GaW-database, which has been designed to allow analysis according to the verb-method. Finally, the article points out that this method can be combined with a number of different theoretical approaches as long as the focus is on practices. It is therefore compatible with the approaches of e.g., Judith Butler, Michel de Certeau, and Amartya Sen. Work is defined as "time-use with the purpose of making a living" and the article discusses why data on time-use, or actual work activities, are better suited for research into early modern Swedish working life than other types of data. It shows that activities are usually described in the sources by verb-phrases, and explains how and from what sources verb-phrases are collected and analyzed within the project. In order to allow for generalizations the verb-method presupposes large amounts of data. This is the rationale for the GaW-database, which at present includes around 5000 verb-phrases and 75000 data posts.

  • 2.
    Fiebranz, Rosemarie
    et al.
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Östman, Ann-Catrin
    Åbo Akademi.
    Constitutive Tasks: Performances of Hierarchy and Identity2016In: Making a Living, Making a Difference: Gender and work in early modern European society / [ed] Maria Ågren, New York: Oxford University Press, 2016Chapter in book (Refereed)
  • 3.
    Jansson, Karin
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Bakom normen: Kvinnofrid och genuskonstruktion i det tidigmoderna Sverige2000In: Bedrägliga begrepp: Kön och genus i humanistiskt forskning / [ed] Gudrun Andersson, Uppsala: Historiska institutionen, Uppsala universitet , 2000, p. 157-175Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • 4.
    Jansson, Karin
    Uppsala University, Humanistisk-samhällsvetenskapliga vetenskapsområdet, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Kvinnofrid - en nygammal lag1999In: Jordemodern: Svenska barnmorskeförbundets tidskrift, Vol. 10Article in journal (Other (popular scientific, debate etc.))
  • 5.
    Jansson, Karin
    Uppsala University, Humanistisk-samhällsvetenskapliga vetenskapsområdet, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Kvinnofrid ur olika perspektiv - våldtäkt, kvinnorov och andra sexuella övergrepp cirka 1600-19001996In: Kvinnorna och rätten: från stormaktstid till rösträttsstrid, 1996Chapter in book (Refereed)
  • 6.
    Jansson, Karin
    Uppsala University, Humanistisk-samhällsvetenskapliga vetenskapsområdet, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Sexuella övergrepp – handlar det om makt?1999In: Jordemodern: Svenska barnmorskeförbundets tidskrift, Vol. 10Article in journal (Other (popular scientific, debate etc.))
  • 7.
    Jansson, Karin
    Uppsala University, Humanistisk-samhällsvetenskapliga vetenskapsområdet, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Soldaten und Wergewaltigung im Schweden des 17 Jahrhunderts1999In: Zwischen Alltag und Katastrophe. Der Drebigjährige Krieg aus der Nähe, 1999Chapter in book (Refereed)
  • 8.
    Jansson, Karin
    Uppsala University, Humanistisk-samhällsvetenskapliga vetenskapsområdet, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Våldtäkt - ett hot mot och/eller ett uttryck för manlig auktoritet i det tidigmoderna Sverige1999In: Manligt och omanligt i ett historiskt perspektiv: FRN-rapport 99:4, Forskningsrådsnämndens rapport 99:4, Stockholm , 1999Chapter in book (Other scientific)
  • 9.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    ’a mighty influence on the State’: Gender and politics in 18th century Sweden2008Conference paper (Other academic)
  • 10.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    "Det riksmöte som grundade nationens frihet, bröt också våra bojor!"2009In: Maktbalans och kontrollmakt: 1809 års händelser, idéer och författningsverk i ett tvåhundraårigt perspektiv, Stockholm: Sveriges Riksdag , 2009, p. 161-200Chapter in book (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
  • 11. Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Fallet Sol-Lisa2012In: Alternativa och kritiska perspektiv i juridisk utbildning: Konferens i Örebro och Grythytan, den 16-18 juni 2008 / [ed] Marieanne Alsne & Martin Ek, Örebro: Örebro universitet , 2012Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • 12.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Föreställningar om kön och arbete: några forskningsteman2011In: Levebröd: Vad vet vi om tidigmodern könsarbetsdelning? / [ed] Benny Jacobsson & Maria Ågren, Uppsala: Swedish Science Pres , 2011, p. 235-254Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • 13.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Förändring och kontinuitet: Kommentar till text om våldtäkt2015In: Sexualpolitiska nyckeltexter / [ed] Pia Laskar, Klara Arnberg, Fia Sundevall, Leopard förlag , 2015, p. 89-97Chapter in book (Refereed)
  • 14.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Genus2015In: Perspektiv på historia / [ed] Henrik Ågren, Stockholm: Studentlitteratur , 2015, p. 55-74Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • 15.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Genushistorikernas utmaningar2012In: Scandia, ISSN 0036-5483, Vol. 78, no 2 Supplement, p. 51-56Article in journal (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    The gender historians’ challenge

    Starting with the questions raised in the seminar series Genushistoriens utmaningar(‘The challenges of gender history’), I describe and reflect on themilieus and contexts where I received my education in gender theory. The relation between interdisciplinary gender theory debate and new culturalhistory is addressed. The classifications of gender, class, and ethnicity have,in cultural-historical research, often been historicized and problematizedwithout the authors referring to defined gender theory concepts such asintersectionality. Based on my experience of researching early history, I raisethe questions of how we define gender history and how research on medievaland early modern society relates to mainstream gender scholarship. Finally, Itake up the gender historians’ gauntlet: the need to discuss and define genderhistory as an academic field.

  • 16.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Haus und Haushalt im frühneuzeitlichen Schweden: Geschichtswissenschaftliche Trends und neue Zugänge2015In: Das Haus in der Geschichte Europas / [ed] Joachim Eibach und Inken Schmidt-Voges, Oldenbourg: De Gruyter Oldenbourg , 2015Chapter in book (Refereed)
  • 17.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Household as Culture: Authoriy and Agency in Early Modern Sweden2014Conference paper (Other academic)
  • 18.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Households in Practice: Agency and Authority in Early Modern Sweden2013Conference paper (Other academic)
  • 19.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Hunting in early modern practice and policy2013In: Historisk Tidskrift (S), ISSN 0345-469X, Vol. 133, no 2, p. 267-273Article in journal (Refereed)
  • 20.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Kvinnofrid: Synen på våldtäkt och konstruktionen av kön i Sverige 1600-18002002Doctoral thesis, monograph (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    The present dissertation deals with attitudes towards rape in early modern Sweden. The narratives from rape cases show certain similarities and differences, all of which provide a basis for a categorization. In somewhat generalized form, the documents identify a cast of six different-type characters: the unruly soldier, the despotic household head, the foul-minded hired hand, the honorable wife, the naive servant girl and the innocent under-aged girl. Reports by representatives of any one of these types, display a common view, judgmental elements often included.

    Views of rape between 1600 and 1800 were subject to changes of four kinds. One is, the woman is made an active subject, whose will and actions come under sharper focus in rape trials. A second type can be termed the sexualizing of the crime, where attack and assault aspects of a rape crime diminish, but purely sexual aspects increase, in importance. Amounting to a third change is growing interest in the remaining physical aspects of the rape crime. With this type as with the second type, brighter light falls on material and physical sides of the crime, while social matters and matters of honor became of less concern. A fourth change is that discussions of male authority run high at the outset of the period under study, but in time give way to talk of female qualities and morals. On the conceptual level the change can be interpreted as due to the shift which now linked violence and sexual practice directly to the individual and his/her morals, instead of as before to his/her social position in patriarchal society.

    On the immediate plane the actions of a single male individual were under review in a rape case, but on a larger scale the main issue was how much authority and power the male should have by virtue of the position he held. There was yet a scale where questions lurked concerning the legitimacy of the patriarchal system as a whole and of political power in any form.

  • 21.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Lust och last i det tidigmoderna Sverige2011In: Lust & Last / [ed] Ulf Cederlöf, Ingrid Lindell, Stockholm: Nationalmuseum , 2011, p. 72-102Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • 22.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Humanistisk-samhällsvetenskapliga vetenskapsområdet, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Lust som last: manlig åtrå i våldtäktsmål från 1700-talet2004In: Sjuttonhundratal Tema: Känsla (2004): årsskrift utgiven av Sjuttonhundratalssällskapet, ISSN 1652-4772, p. 52-64Article in journal (Refereed)
  • 23.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Marriage, Family and Gender in Swedish Political Language, 1750–18202011In: Scandinavia in the Age of Revolutions: Nordic Political Cultures, 1740-1820 / [ed] Pasi Ihalainen et. al., Farnham: Ashgate , 2011, p. 193-206Chapter in book (Refereed)
  • 24.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    MONA RAUTELIN, En förutbestämd sanning: barnamord och delaktighet i 1700-talets Finland belysta genom kön, kropp och social kontroll, review by Karin Hassan Jansson2012In: Sjuttonhundratal Nordic Yearbook for Eighteenth-CenturyStudies, ISSN 1652-4772, p. 163-166Article, book review (Refereed)
  • 25.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    (O)rättfärdigt våld: Fejdkultur i 1500-talets rättsliga och militära gränsland2009In: Sammanflätat: Civilt och militär i det tidigmoderna Sverige / [ed] Maria Sjöberg, Uppsala: Historiska institutionen , 2009, p. 85-100Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • 26.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Patriarchal Power: Dangers and Possibilities2012Conference paper (Other academic)
  • 27.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Pigors arbete och arbetsvillkor i det tidigmoderna Sverige2012Conference paper (Other academic)
  • 28.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Pigors arbete och vardag i det tidigmoderna Sverige2013In: Personhistorisk Tidskrift, ISSN 0031-5699, Vol. 109, no 2, p. 137-158Article in journal (Refereed)
  • 29.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Recension av Eva Bergenlöv, Skuld och oskuld: barnamord och barnkvävning i rättslig diskurs och praxis omkring 1680-18002005In: Karolinska förbundets årsbok, ISSN 0348-9833, no 2005, p. 238-241Article, book review (Refereed)
    Abstract
  • 30.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Humanistisk-samhällsvetenskapliga vetenskapsområdet, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Recension av: Hedersmord: tusen år av hederskulturer2007In: Historisk tidskrift, ISSN 0345-469X, Vol. 127, no 2Article, book review (Other (popular scientific, debate etc.))
  • 31.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    [Recension av] Metta Magdalena Lillies dagbok från åren 1737 till 1750: en västgötsk släktkrönika utgiven genom Jessica Eriksson2009In: Kyrkohistorisk årsskrift, ISSN 0085-2619, p. 218-219Article, book review (Other academic)
  • 32.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Humanistisk-samhällsvetenskapliga vetenskapsområdet, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Recension av: Mord, misshandel och sexuella övergrepp: historiska och kulturella perspektiv på kön2003In: Rig, Vol. 86, no 1Article, book review (Refereed)
  • 33.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Humanistisk-samhällsvetenskapliga vetenskapsområdet, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Recension av: Rape and Ravishment in the literature of medieval England2002In: AccessArticle, book review (Other (popular scientific, debate etc.))
  • 34.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Recension av: Åsa Bergenheim, Brottet, offret och förövaren: Vetenskapens och det svenska rättsväsendets syn på sexuella övergrepp mot kvinnor och barn2006In: Lychnos, Lärdomshistoriska Samfundets årsbokArticle, book review (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
    Abstract
  • 35.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Social Hierarchies and Interaction: A Spatial Performance2014Conference paper (Other academic)
  • 36.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Våld – civilt beteende i ett militariserat samhälle? eller Våld – militärt agerande i ett civiliserat samhälle?2008Conference paper (Other academic)
  • 37.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Våld som aggression eller kommunikation?: hemfridsbrott 1550-16502006In: Historisk tidskrift, ISSN 0345-469X, Vol. 126, no 3, p. 429-452Article in journal (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    Violence as Aggression or Communication? Breaches of ‘Home peace’ 1550–1650 

    Based on a study of around a hundred breaches of ‘home peace’ in Sweden between 1550 and 1650, this article investigates the cultural meaning of acts of violence and the relationship between masculinities and violence in early modern society. A central theoretical assumption is that violence has a cultural meaning. Furthermore, in legal proceedings, violant acts was loaded with meaning by the parties, witnesses and judges. 

     In Court records certain symbolically charged elements tend to appear frequently. A central element is that the aggressor appeared at the home of the defendant in arms, knocked loudly on the door and insulted the defendant. The aggressor thereby signalled the existence of a conflict and challenged the defendant to fight it out. According to the records, the defendants typically declined the challenge and tried to stop the attack. Many defendants hid themselves, others sent out their wives to meet the aggressor or attempted to calm him down. Violence exercised in conjunction with breaches of ‘home peace’cannot be said to be signs of a failure to exercise self-restraint. Rather, such violence was charged with symbolic meaning, which was interpreted against the backdrop of a number of written and unwritten norms. 

    Court records describe the aggressor as a rash and uncontrolled man—the opposite of the ideal man. His actions were characterised by fits of rage and unwarranted hostility. In contrast, the defender was described according to a positive stereotype. An important part of this stereotype was the refusal of the defendant to accept the challenge to fight and his attempts to avoid bloodshed. Previous research has argued that the male ideal of the sixteenth- and seventeenth centuries demanded that men defended their honour with violent means if necessary. This study demonstrates the existence of a more complex set of norms surrounding violence and manliness. It also shows that self-restraint was an important element of male ideals already in the early modern period, even in violent conflicts. Failure to appreciate this aspects of the male ideal are due to the failure of present day observers to appreciate the nuances and the shifting meanings of acts of violence in early modern society.

  • 38.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Våldsgärning, illgärning, ogärning: könskodat språkbruk och föreställningar om våld i den medeltida landslagen2006In: Våld: Representation och verklighet, Nordic Academic Press, Lund , 2006, p. s. 145-165Chapter in book (Refereed)
    Abstract
  • 39.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    When Sweden Harboured Idlers: Gender and Luxury in Public Debates, c. 1760–18302013In: Sweden in the Eighteenth-Century World: Provincial Cosmopolitans / [ed] Göran Rydén, Farnham: Ashgate, 2013, p. 249-274Chapter in book (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    Manners were crucial for social life in the old regimes of early modern Europe. People from the different estates were supposed to act, dress, speak and feel in accordance with their standing in society. These performed differences – described and regulated in laws and religious tracts as well as in advice manuals – made it possible for people to understand their social worlds and act in a proper way. Changes in the eighteenth century challenged this order. Enlightenment ideas questioned the political, cultural and social fundaments of the old regimes. Global contacts and increased trade brought new products and possibilities to local markets. New patterns of consumption were possible due to rising living standards in some groups and spread through novel ideas about fashionable lifestyles. In this process, traditional manners were challenged and criticised as well as defended and glorified; it became harder to decode people’s social standing and estate by their performance. Gender was integrated in the social and cultural order of the old regime as well as in the developing new order, and many struggles between old and new values were fought in gendered terms.The following chapter concerns the ways politics and economics were intertwined with gendered norms on manners in Sweden from the end of the eighteenth century and a few decades into the new century. A growing involvement in global trade combined with an intensified social transformation created a large body of comments and discussions in the Swedish public debate. The commentators addressed both lawmakers and men and women of the people when they urged for changes in laws as well as for a reformation of manners. The cosmopolitan nature of these debates, with both commodities and ideas flowing across Swedish borders, influenced the course of development.

  • 40.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Women’s work in Swedish political debate around 18002008Conference paper (Other academic)
  • 41.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Ära och oro: Sexuella närmanden och föräktenskapliga relationer i 1700-talets Sverige2009In: Scandia, ISSN 0036-5483, Vol. 75, no 1, p. 29-56Article in journal (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    The article discusses the notions of premarital sexual relations and unwanted sexual advances in Sweden in the late 1700s. It is based on an analysis of court material in rape cases and part of the debate on infanticide in the Swedish Parliament in 1786. Sexual initiative was associated with men in both the courts and the parliamentary debate. The practical definitions of illegal or illegitimate sexual advances were far from obvious. Great importance was attached to men's criminal intent, but it was not only coercion or use of violence that were important but also whether men's sexual advances were made with the intention of [eventually] marrying the women. These cases were difficult to judge, which is also seen in the various sentences given in similar cases, and in the discussions which took place in the higher courts. The courts often showed sympathy for the young women and found ways to punish men without sentencing them for rape, at the same time as they (sometimes against the law) acquitted the women. Both the legal material and the parliamentary debate show elements of uncertainty and concern about sexual morals, but also a considerable creativity in how to deal with sexual advances and problems that resulted from premarital relations. Immorality was described in parliament as a serious economical and social problem. It is not, however, obvious that the perceived growth of immorality in the late 1700s was due to the fact that more young unmarried men and women were involved in sexual relations before marriage. It may instead have had more to do with the breakdown of the traditional way of finding a spouse. As long as men took responsibility and married their partners if they became pregnant, and as long as women's honour could remain intact, -even if they had been subject to abuse or had intercourse connected to a marital promise - unmarried men and women could engage in sexual relations without seriously threatening the economic and social stability of the (local) community. But when young people no longer married and supported themselves when they had children, their premarital sexual relations became a significant threat. The solution to the problem was not obvious. Some advocated a return to tougher laws and stricter control, but already in the late 1700s a non-legal - but still strict and restrictive - moral regulation of sexuality developed, especially adapted to the emerging civil society.

  • 42.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    et al.
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Fiebranz, Rosemarie
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Östman, Ann-Catrin
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Constitutive Tasks: Performances of Hierarchy and Identity2016In: Making a Living, Making a Difference: gender and work in early modern society / [ed] Maria Ågren, New York: Oxford University Press, 2016Chapter in book (Refereed)
  • 43.
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    et al.
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Niskanen, Kirsti
    Stockholms universitet.
    Genushistoriens utmaningar - kan Clio flyga och tänka fritt?2012In: Scandia, ISSN 0036-5483, Vol. band 78, no häfte 2 Supplement, p. 9-14Article in journal (Refereed)
  • 44.
    Lindström, Jonas
    et al.
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Hassan Jansson, Karin
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Fiebranz, Rosemarie
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Jacobsson, Benny
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Ågren, Maria
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Mistress or maid: The structure of women’s work in Sweden, 1550–18002017In: Continuity and Change, ISSN 0268-4160, E-ISSN 1469-218X, Vol. 32, no 2, p. 225-252Article in journal (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    Based on the verb-oriented method and a unique collection of observations from court records, this article shows that both men and women did almost all categories of work in early modern Sweden. On the level of concrete tasks, however, there was both difference and similarity between the genders. Marital status exerted a strong influence on women’s sustenance activities, creating a clear distinction between unmarried and ever-married. These patterns were probably the effect of a labour legislation that forced young people without independent means to offer their bodies and time to masters and mistresses.

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    Ågren, Maria
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    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Lindström, Dag
    Ling, Sofia
    Hassan Jansson, Karin
    Fiebranz, Rosemarie
    Lindberg, Erik
    Lindström, Jonas
    Mispelaere, Jan
    Rydén, Göran
    Lennersand, Marie
    Pihl, Christopher
    Berg, Elisabeth Gräslund
    Durieu Du Pradel, Carolina
    Östman, Ann Catrin
    Jacobsson, Benny
    Oja, Linda
    Praktiker som gör skillnad: om den verbinriktade metoden'2013In: Historisk Tidskrift (S), ISSN 0345-469X, no 3Article in journal (Refereed)
    Abstract
  • 46.
    Ågren, Maria
    et al.
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of History.
    Ling, Sofia
    Pihl, Christopher
    Lennersand, Marie
    Jansson, Karin Hassan
    Marriage and Work: Intertwined Sources of Agency and Authority2016In: Making a Living, Making a Difference: Gender and work in early modern European society / [ed] Maria Ågren, New York: Oxford University Press, 2016Chapter in book (Refereed)
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