Swedish election corruption in a historical-comparative perspective

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Jan Teorell - Lund University, Department of Political Science orcid

Description:

This is a study of historical election related legal cases in Sweden. Documentation is only available in Swedish.

Responsible department/unit:

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Jan Teorell - Lund University, Department of Political Science orcid

Identifiers:

SND-ID: SND 0965

Purpose:

The aim of this research project is to describe and explain how and why corrupt electoral practices were abolished in established democracies.

Description:

This is a study of historical election related legal cases in Sweden. Documentation is only available in Swedish.

Language:

Swedish

Geographic spread:

Geographic location: Sweden

Unit of analysis:

Sampling procedure:

Total universe/Complete enumeration

Funding:

Swedish Research Council —VR 2008:1843

Publications

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Teorell, J. (2012). Omval och andra omtagningar under 300 år. In L. Berg & H. Oscarsson (ed.), Omstritt omval (p. 39-54). Gothenburg: SOM-institutet.
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Teorell, J. (2013). Varför är valfusk så ovanligt i Sverige?. In Statsvetenskapens frågor. (p. 75-83). Lund: Studentlitteratur.
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Version 1.0:

2015-09-15 doi:10.5878/002721

Dataset SND 0965-001

Swedish election corruption - Variable data

Citation:

Jan Teorell. Lund University (2015). Swedish election corruption - Variable data. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/002721

Description:

This dataset is made up of an MS-Excel file containing information regarding election related legal cases in Sweden between the years of 1713 and 1869. Currently data is only available in Swedish and only presented in this .xcl-format.

Data format / data structure:

Still image

Collection methodology:

Review of relevant material in the Swedish National Archives

Time period(s) investigated:

1713 — 1869

Variables:

90

Version 1.0:

2015-09-15 doi:10.5878/002722

Dataset SND 0965-002

Swedish election corruption - Photographs

Citation:

Jan Teorell. Lund University (2015). Swedish election corruption - Photographs. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/002722

Description:

This dataset contains 12296 photographies of election related legal cases in Sweden through the eighteenth and nineteenth century. The photos are in TIFF-format and depict hand written texts in books and on archive cards, photographed at the National Archives. Example images can be found in the documentations tab above.

Data format / data structure:

Still image

Collection methodology:

Review of relevant material in the Swedish National Archives

Time period(s) investigated:

1713 — 1869