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1.1.2. The Emergence of Germanic Identity?
1.2 Roman Influence on Early Germanic Government
1.2.1 Germanic Government: Concepts & Terms
1.2.2 Tacitus’ Description of Germanic Government
1.2.3 The Effects of the Roman Military & Political Threat
1.2.4 Horizontal & Vertical Government
1.3Post-Classical Clashes between Differing Governmental Ideologies
1.3.1 Late Antique & Early Medieval Ideological Conflicts
1.3.2 Snorri’s ‘Fri∂ger∂ar saga’: Medieval Scandinavian Ideological Conflict
1.4 Scandinavia into the RIA
1.4.1 Scandinavia before the Pre-RIA
1.4.2 Rome & the Emergence of the Élite in Scandinavia
1.5 Kingship in RIA Scandinavia?
1.5.1 Concentration of Wealth in Fyn & Sjælland
1.5.2 Stevns/Himlingøje: A Royal Centre on Sjælland?
1.5.3 Written Evidence for Kingship in Early Northern Europe?
1.5.4 Scandinavian Client Kingship in the LRIA?
2.1 Transition to the Early Germanic Iron Age
2.1.1 Changing Patterns of Wealth Deposition
2.1.2 Social Change Reflected in Wealth Deposition
2.2 Early Scandinavian Trade & Cult-Centres
2.2.1 New Centres of Wealth in the Danish Islands
2.2.2 Early Germanic Cults & Cult-Centres
2.3 Cult-Centre & ˇing as Ideological Foci
2.3.1 The Icelandic Al†ingi as Centre of Cult & Community
2.3.2 The Old Saxon Assembly as Centre of Cult & Community
2.4 Factors Affecting Germanic Cult-Centres’ Establishment
2.4.1 The Situation in EGIA Scandinavia
2.4.2 The Icelandic Al†ingi’s Relative Uniqueness
2.4.3 Origins of the Old Saxon Assembly & the Icelandic Al†ingi
2.4.4 Origins of an EGIA Scandinavian Cult-Centre?
2.5 Horizons of Germanic & Scandinavian Historical Legend
2.5.1 Early Germanic Legends?
2.5.2 Goths & Huns
2.5.3 Traces of Rome & Caesar
2.5.4 Discontinuity in Germanic Legend & Religion
3.1 The Late Germanic Iron Age: Dark Ages & Golden Ages
3.1.1. Brightening the Southern Scandinavian ‘Dark Age’
3.1.2 Élite Attitudes
3.1.3 Iceland & Saxony as Examples
3.1.4 LGIA Scandinavia in Written Sources
3.1.5 LGIA Centres in the Baltic, Sweden, & Norway
3.2 Later Reflections of Nerthus’s Cult
3.2.1 Nerthus & Njõr∂r Again
3.2.2 Freyr, Yngvi-Freyr, & Ing
3.2.4 ‘Sleit Fró∂a Fri∂ Fiánda á Milli’
3.3 North Sea Religion, Trade, & Politics
3.3.1 Political Missions
3.3.2 Franks & Frisians
3.3.3 Franks & Saxons
3.3.4 Scandinavians in the Pre-Viking North Sea World
3.4 The Early Viking Age
3.4.1 Re-Emergence of the Southern Scandinavian Élite?
3.4.2 Franks, Saxons, & Scandinavians
3.4.3 Explaining the Viking Age
3.4.4 Scandinavian Religion & Politics in Relation to Christian Europe
3.4.5 Christianity & the Scandinavian Élite
3.4.6 Late Heathen ‘Renaissance’
4.1 Early Historiography of Scandinavian Legend
4.1.1 The Pan-Germanic & Pan-Scandinavian Schools
4.1.3 Wessén’s ‘Mixed Origins’ Theory
4.1.4 Fossilisation Of Research On Historicity
4.2 Lukman’s ‘External Origins’ Theories
4.2.1 Skjõldungar & Skilfingar
4.2.2 Fró∂i, Frotho, & Fravitta
4.2.3 Critique of Lukman’s Methodology
4.3 Hemmingsen’s ‘Late External Origins’ Theory
4.3.1 Oral & Literate Interplay in Twelfth-Century Denmark
4.3.2 Critique of Hemmingsen’s Theory
Reassessing the Scylding-Skjõldung Historical Legends
5.1 Sources from the Viking Age
5.1.1 The Anglo-Saxon Sources
5.1.2 The Scandinavian Sources
5.2 Some Issues Concerning the Legends’ Early Evolution
5.2.1 The Dynastic Titles
5.2.2 Bjarki & Bjarkamál
5.3.1 Post-Conversion Learned Corrections to Old Legends
5.3.2 Later Medieval Learned Corrections to Old Legends
5.3.3 Germanic Legend in Francia & Anglo Saxon England
5.3.4 Learned Influence on Pre-Literate Scandinavian Historical Legend?
Concluding Remarks
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61792833 Formation and Resolution Anderson 1999

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