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Synen på arbetslösheten i Växjö stad under 1820-1860-talet
Linnaeus University, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Department of Cultural Sciences.
2014 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesisAlternative title
The View of the Unemployment in the City of Växjö 1820-1860 (English)
Abstract [en]

This study examines the view of the people, unemployed in the city of Växjö during the period from 1820 to 1860. The focuses are on the perspective in which these people where seen by the municipal executive board in the city of Växjö.


The result of this study shows that the rulers had a conservative wiev of them who were unemployed. Usually, the meaning was that their situation was only caused by their own laziness. Starting “Workinghouse” was the best way solving the problem with them who were unemployed, was the common opinion in the view of the rulers.

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2014. , 53 p.
Keyword [sv]
Arbetslöshet, arbetsinrättning, arbetslinje, backstugusittare, fattighjon, landshövding, sockenstämma, fattigvårdsstyrelse, lättja, arbetsmoral, repressiv, filantropisk, konservativ, liberal
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URN: urn:nbn:se:lnu:diva-33638OAI: diva2:710278
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Teacher Education Programme for Upper Secondary School, 300/330 credits
Available from: 2014-04-11 Created: 2014-04-06 Last updated: 2014-04-11Bibliographically approved

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