Films for Module 6, 1814-1914

Introduction

Watch this introduction to the module where Claus Møller Jørgensen discusses a series of key points for the period 1814-1914. The film is in Danish with English subtitles, and lasts about eight minutes. Click 'CC' and choose 'English' or 'Danish' for subtitles.

State and Society

Watch this film in which Claus Møller Jørgensen talks about the politicisation process after 1830, the end of absolute monarchy in 1848 and the dissolution of the composite state in 1864 as three central and intervowen elements in the history of the Danish state in the 19th century. The film is in Danish with English subtitles and lasts about nine minutes. Click 'CC' and choose 'English' or 'Danish' for subtitles.

Policy of Neutrality in Germany's Shadow

In this film, Claus Møller Jørgensen discusses the Danish policy of neutrality and how it unfolded in the shadow of the German major power. The film is in Danish with English subtitles and lasts about eight minutes. Click 'CC' and choose 'English' or 'Danish' for subtitles.

Constitutional Struggle and Mass Politics

Watch this film in which Claus Møller Jørgensen talks about the constitutional struggle, and how the political life, running parallel to the political battle in the parliament (Rigsdagen), fundamentally changed in Danish society. The film is in Danish with English subtitles and lasts about nine minutes. Click 'CC' and choose 'English' or 'Danish' for subtitles.