Reconsidering the Uniform

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Jan Grimell

Existential and religious identity reconstruction among Swedes after military service

ISBN 978-3-643-90992-3
Band-Nr. 25
Jahr 2018
Seiten 240
Bindung broschiert
Reihe Religion und Biographie/Religion and Biography

Artikelnummer: 978-3-643-90992-3 Kategorien: , ,


This longitudinal study has followed nineteen
Swedish service members as they have transitioned from
military to civilian life and grappled with their own
questions of losing profound military identities,
communities, meanings, and purposes in life, in addition to
exploring alternate cultural identities. The findings
present existential, implicit religious and spiritual ways
of reconsidering the uniform through new and/or preexisting

Jan Grimell is affiliated with the Amsterdam
Center for the Study of Lived Religion at Vrije Universiteit