Category: Northern Europe

Countries in Northern Europe: Denmark | Estonia | Finland | Iceland | Latvia | Lithuania | Norway | Sweden

Denmark

File translated by Michael C. Behrent – Assistant Professor – Department of History – Appalachian State University – Boone, NC 28608 ELEMENTS OF CONTEXT Denmark is a constitutional monarchy consisting of around 5.5 million...

Estonia

ELEMENTS OF CONTEXT HISTORY DEMOGRAPHY SOCIO-ECONOMICAL CONTEXT HABITAT HISTORY OF CITIES – HERITAGE URBAN HOUSING RURAL HOUSING Legal Aspects RIGHT TO HOUSING FORCED EVICTION LAND RIGHTS LAND GRABBING VULNERABLE GROUPS Homelessness Joungpeople Old people...

Finland

ELEMENTS OF CONTEXT HISTORY DEMOGRAPHY In Finland, the population density is low around 18 inhabitants per km2 in 2010. SOCIO-ECONOMICAL CONTEXT Finland remained outside the euro zone, has not escaped the increase in its...

Iceland

ELEMENTS OF CONTEXT HISTORY DEMOGRAPHY SOCIO-ECONOMICAL CONTEXT The situation in Iceland since 2008 is very particular: economic collapse, major change in the government coalition, radical reform of the Constitution and application to join the...

Latvia

ELEMENTS OF CONTEXT HISTORY DEMOGRAPHY SOCIO-ECONOMICAL CONTEXT HABITAT HISTORY OF CITIES – HERITAGE URBAN HOUSING RURAL HOUSING Legal Aspects RIGHT TO HOUSING FORCED EVICTION LAND RIGHTS LAND GRABBING VULNERABLE GROUPS Homelessness Joungpeople Old people...

Lithuania

ELEMENTS OF CONTEXT HISTORY DEMOGRAPHY SOCIO-ECONOMICAL CONTEXT HABITAT HISTORY OF CITIES – HERITAGE URBAN HOUSING RURAL HOUSING Legal Aspects RIGHT TO HOUSING While there is no article contained in the Lithuanian Constitution concerning the...

Norway

ELEMENTS OF CONTEXT HISTORY DEMOGRAPHY Norway is a constitutional monarchy (King Harald V and the first Minister Jens Stotenberg) in Northern Europe, with a population of 4.9 million. Norway has a low population density...

Sweden

File translated by Michael C. Behrent – Assistant Professor – Department of History – Appalachian State University – Boone, NC 28608 ELEMENTS OF CONTEXT SWEDEN’S TUMULTUOUS HISTORY Sweden’s ancient history is violent and dramatic,...