Nobility Structure and Reich Politics. Investigation on the Political and Social Relevance of the Elevation in Status by the Kaisers in 1470-1740

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Riedenauer, Erwin (Kommission für bayerische Landesgeschichte, Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften)
Publication Date
  • ZA:
    • Historical Studies Data
  • Abstract

    Alphabetical and referenced investigations on the structure and internal dynamics of the political elites in the early modern age; extent, development and structure of the elevations in status under aspects of constitutional and government history. Topics: Country of origin, occupation, area of activity, title, year of elevation, Kaiser elevating, nobility title.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1470 / 1740
Geographic Coverage
  • Historical German lands (-1871) (DQDE)
Sampled Universe
Persons of the nobility elevated by Kaisers
Sampling Procedure Comment: Random selection
Collection Mode
  • Sources: Reich registers, further archive materials.
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Text Unit
    Number of Units: 1820
    Number of Variables: 20
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8043 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Riedenauer, Erwin: Vom Kanzleiregister zur Korrelationstabelle. Ein Modell EDV-unterstützter Auswertung von Archivbehelfen. In: Scrinum 13, 1975, S. 25-41.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23