Life interpretation and religion among Icelandic teenagers
Stockholm University, Faculty of Humanities, Department of Education in Humanities and Social Sciences2009 (English)In: British Journal of Religious Education, ISSN 0141-6200, E-ISSN 1740-7931, Vol. 31, no 1, 3-15 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Does religion play any specific part in Icelandic teenagers' life interpretation? This paper examines Icelandic teenagers' talk about religion and presents some of the findings in interviews with teenagers in a qualitative research project. The focus is especially on how three individuals express themselves about the influence of religion on their lives and why they do so. The aim is to explore some important aspects of the life interpretation of Icelandic teenagers with special attention to religion.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2009. Vol. 31, no 1, 3-15 p.
life interpretation; religion; religious beliefs and activity; teenagers
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-25421DOI: 10.1080/01416200802559924OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-25421DiVA: diva2:199683
Part of urn:nbn:se:su:diva-81442008-09-112008-09-112010-08-02Bibliographically approved