Influences on Finland by Russia and Sweden and the new identity of Finland since its independence.
Focus on Finland and the Northern Dimension
Monica Rodriguez Paz
INFLUENCES ON FINLAND
I). - A BRIEF VIEW ON ITS HISTORY
THE SWEDISH REIGN
Until the middle of the 12th century, the geographical area that is now Finland was a political vacuum, and interesting to both its western neighbour Sweden and its eastern neighbour Russia. The western and southern parts of Finland were tied to Sweden and the Western European cultural sphere, while eastern Finland, i.e. Karelia, became part of the Russo-Byzantine world.
As a consequence of Swedish domination, the Swedish legal and social syst…
E-pasta adrese, uz kuru nosūtīt darba saiti:
Saite uz darbu: