Songs from the popular movements in Sweden 1850-1920

SND-ID: SND 0213

Description Data and documentation

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Inger Selander - Lund University, Litteraturvetenskapliga institutionen

Description

The study aimed to show to what extent songs can be the bearer of ideology and how it is used to polemize against the established values of the society. It also shows how the different movements songs relate to each other. 138 song books comprising 17,000 songs have been analyzed. For each song you can find the beginning of the lyrics, the melody, the author, what year it was published and what category it belongs to.

Language

Swedish

Research principal, contributors, and funding

Research principal

Lund University

Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data

No

Method and time period

Unit of analysis

Population

Unavailable

Time Method

Time period(s) investigated

1850-01-01–1920-12-31

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Topic and keywords

Research area

Political ideology, HISTORY (CESSDA Topic Classification)
History, Music (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Publications

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Selander, I. (1982) O hur saligt att få vandra: motiv och symboler i den frikyrkliga sången. Stockholm: Gummesson.
Libris
ISBN: 91-7070-607-7

Selander, I. (1979) Index över den kristna församlingssången i Sverige. Stockholm: Gummesson.
Libris
ISBN: 91-7070-586-0

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Dataset 1
Songs from the popular movements in Sweden 1850-1920 - Melody register

Version 1.0

Citation

Inger Selander. Lund University, Litteraturvetenskapliga institutionen (1988). <em>Songs from the popular movements in Sweden 1850-1920 - Melody register</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/003058">https://doi.org/10.5878/003058</a>

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Data format / data structure

Text

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Inger Selander - Lund University, Litteraturvetenskapliga institutionen

Variables

11

Number of individuals/objects

4451

Dataset 2
Songs from the popular movements in Sweden 1850-1920 - Lyrics register

Version 1.0

Citation

Inger Selander. Lund University, Litteraturvetenskapliga institutionen (1988). <em>Songs from the popular movements in Sweden 1850-1920 - Lyrics register</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/003057">https://doi.org/10.5878/003057</a>

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Data format / data structure

Text

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Inger Selander - Lund University, Litteraturvetenskapliga institutionen

Variables

11

Number of individuals/objects

9000

Published: 1988-01-01
Last updated: 2017-07-11