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Bibeln är vårt rättesnöre: Religion, företagsamhet och entreprenörskap bland Plymouthbröderna i Småland
Linnaeus University, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Department of Cultural Sciences. Linnaeus University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Education.
2014 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesisAlternative title
The Bible is our guiding principle : Religion, Enterprise and Entrepreneurship among the Plymouth Brethren in Småland (English)
Abstract [en]

The aim of this study is to examine the Christian community called Plymouth Brethren and how they interpret religion in relation to their entrepreneurship and business practices. The community has a strong faith in God, uses the Bible as the guiding principle in everyday life, and also has the ambition to live together within the group in seclusion from the rest of society.

Based on interviews with Plymouth Brethren in the county of Småland, the study describes how they perceive the relationship between the Christian faith and entrepreneurship and practice religion in the context of their family business. As the study illustrates the Christian faith is significantly motivating their enterprises of business and the Bible is their guiding principle even when it comes to how they should run their businesses.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2014. , 38 p.
Keyword [en]
Entrepreneurship, The Exclusive Brethren, Plymouth Brethren
Keyword [sv]
Plymouthbröderna, Entreprenörskap, Företagsamhet, Religion och företagsamhet, Trosamfund
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Religious Studies
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URN: urn:nbn:se:lnu:diva-32652OAI: oai:DiVA.org:lnu-32652DiVA: diva2:703661
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Religious Studies
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Lärarprogrammet, inriktning mot verksamhet i grundskolans senare år och gymnasiet
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Available from: 2014-03-27 Created: 2014-03-06 Last updated: 2014-03-27Bibliographically approved

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