National Subsets: Iceland

Moral Contours

General

Economy

Education

Health

Human Rights

Military Strength + Weapons Exports

Religion

Sustainable Development

Historical figures

SNORRI
1179 - 1241
ICELAND
LITERATURE, POLITICS

Sturluson Snorri was recognised as a chieftain by his contemporaries, he was a poet, historian, traditional story teller and official ‘lawspeaker’. He is a resource for understanding the beliefs and values which shaped Icelandic identity and within it heroic figures and their foibles.

Current expertise

University of Iceland, Iceland

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