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The Scandinavian element in the United States

Kendric Charles Babcock

The Scandinavian element in the United States

by Kendric Charles Babcock

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Published by The University of Illinois in Urbana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scandinavians -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesUniversity of Illinois studies in the social sciences -- v. 3, no. 3, Library of American civilization -- LAC 15492.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination223 p.
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13557344M
    OCLC/WorldCa10987081

      How the Scandinavians got so tall. The authors argue that these limitations on freedom are how the United States became a One of the other really interesting parts of the book was where.   HISTORY OF SCANDINAVIAN DESIGN. It seems like Scandinavian style is a recent trend: Even though the term “Scandinavian design” officially came from a design show that traveled around the United States and Canada from to , its history started more than a century ago!Author: Luda Berdnyk.

    This remarkably detailed work is still the best introduction to the German influence in American life and culture from the colonial period to , the year of the book’s original publication. Leaving no stone unturned, The German Element in the United States is conveniently arranged in two volumes.   Which is that those Scandinavian welfare states are very local. To give you my oft used example, the national income tax rate in Denmark starts out at % and peaks at 15%.

      New York, United States About Blog Crime by the Book CBTB is a book review blog dedicated to investigation of the crime fiction genre. Crime book reviews and recommendations, covering the newest psychological thrillers, mysteries, Nordic Noir, and more. Frequency 3 posts / week Blog (shelved 17 times as scandinavian-authors) avg rating — 2,, ratings — published


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Book Published New York, Arno Press, Language English Series The American Immigration Collection Description p. 24 cm. Notes. Reprint of the ed. "Critical essay on materials and authorities": p. Technical Details. According to census data, there are approximat, people of Scandinavian ancestry in the United States.

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KENDRIC CHARLES BABCOCK, Ph. Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in the University of Illinois Sometime Fellow in the University of Minnesota and in Harvard University. PRICE $ PUBLISHED BY THE. Beginning in the s, thousands of immigrants from Nordic countries settled in Minnesota and quickly established themselves in the political life of their new home.

These Norwegians, Swedes, Danes, Finns, and Icelanders first sowed their political seeds at the local level—as town clerks, city councilmen, county commissioners, sheriffs—and then broadened their sights to the state and.

The Scandinavian element in the United States. By Kendric Charles Babcock, dean of the college of liberal arts and sciences, Uni-versity of Illinois; sometime fellow, University of Minnesota and Harvard University. [University of Illinois studies in the social sciences, vol. aII, no. 3.] (Urbana: University of Illinois, p.

Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Scandinavian Element In The United States () at nd: Kendric Charles Babcock. Scandinavian studies is an interdisciplinary academic field of area studies, mainly in the United States and Germany, that primarily focuses on the Scandinavian languages (also known as North Germanic languages) and cultural studies pertaining to Scandinavia and Scandinavian language and culture in the other Nordic countries.

found in Kendric C. Babcock, The Scandinavian Element in the United States, (University of Illinois, Studies in the Social Sciences, vol. 3, no. 3, Urbana, ). There are limitations to attempts to compare the United States with Norway, Denmark, Sweden, and Iceland—the four countries with Viking ancestry.

THE SCANDINAVIAN ELEMENT IN AMERICAN POPULATION' OF the present population of the United States probably not less than three million persons are of pure Scandinavian stock, counting both the hundreds of thousands of Swedish, Norwegian, and Danish immigrants now living, and the descendants in the second and third.Best Scandinavian and Nordic Literature Any literature written at any time, from Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Denmark or Norway (i.e.

by authors of these nationalities, who wrote originally in the languages of those countries) - not books about Nordic countries or literature).Scandinavian names are used in the Scandinavia region of northern Europe. For more specific lists, see Swedish names, Danish names and Norwegian names.

See also about Scandinavian names. Danish and Norwegian form of ÁKI. Old variant of ÅSE. Danish form of APOLLONIA. This name may be viewed either as meaning "father of many" in Hebrew or else.