Moral Injury and Definitional Clarity: Betrayal, Spirituality and the Role of Chaplains

  title={Moral Injury and Definitional Clarity: Betrayal, Spirituality and the Role of Chaplains},
  author={Tim Hodgson and Lindsay B. Carey},
  journal={Journal of Religion and Health},
This article explores the developing definition of moral injury within the current key literature. Building on the previous literature regarding ‘Moral Injury, Spiritual Care and the role of Chaplains’ (Carey et al. in JORH 55(4):1218–1245, 2016b. doi:10.1007/s10943-016-0231-x), this article notes the complexity that has developed due to definitional variations regarding moral injury—particularly with respect to the concepts of ‘betrayal’ and ‘spirituality’. Given the increasing recognition of… 
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