Sorlie, Sigurd
DepartmentCentre for Civil-Military Relations
PositionAssociate Professor [temporary post] /Head of Centre for Civil-Military Relations
Phone+47 23 09 59 41
E-mailssorlie@ifs.mil.no
​​​​​Sigurd Sørlie (b. 1975) has a Cand. Philol. from the University of Oslo 2004, an MA in history form the University of Exeter 2006, and a PhD in history from the University of Oslo 2015. 

Sørlie is employed at the Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies since May 2014. He was formerly employed at the Center for Studies of Holocaust and Religious Minorities in Oslo. He is currently Head of the Centre for Civil-Military Relations.




FIELDS OF INTEREST

  • War commemoration
  • History of the Norwegian Armed Forces
  • Military history
  • Second World War


Sigurd Sorlie's selected publications

  • 2014. From Misguided Idealists to Genocidaires: The Waffen-SS Volunteers in Norwegian Memory Culture. In From Patriotic Memory to a Universalistic Narrative? Edited by Arnd Bauerkämper et al. Essen: Klartext Verlag.
  • 2014. Sonnenrad oder Hakenkreuz. Norwegische Freiwillige in der Waffen-SS und die Herausforderungen der Integration. In Die Waffen-SS. Neue Forschungen. Edited by Jan Erik Schulte, Peter Lieb og Bernd Wegner. Paderborn: Verlag Ferdinand Schöningh. 
  • 2009. Nationale Sicherheit und liberale Freiheitsrechte. Das Dilemma von Norwegens totaler Verteidigung, 1945-1955. I Angst im Kalten Krieg. Edited by Bernd Greiner, Christian Th. Müller og Dierk Walter. Hamburg: Verlag Hamburger Edition.


 

Books/reports/dissertations

  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2015. Solkors eller hakekors. Nordmenn i Waffen-SS 1941-1945. Doctoral dissertation, Universitetet i Oslo.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2015. Solkors eller hakekors: nordmenn i Waffen-SS 1941-1945. Dreyer Forlag A/S.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2006. Taming the Bomber War: Britain, Air Warfare, and International Law, 1919-1940. Master’s thesis, University of Exeter.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian and Helle K. Rønne. 2006. Hele folket i forsvar: Totalforsvaret i Norge frem til 1970. Unipub forlag.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2004. «At alle deler av folket organiseres for krigens formål». Etableringen av det norske totalforsvaret 1914-1955. Master’s thesis, Universitetet i Oslo.

Parts of books/reports

  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2017. "Norway". In Joining Hitler's Crusade: European Nations and the Invasion of the Soviet Union, 1941, edited by David Stahel, 317–340. Cambridge University Press.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian and Odd Einar Dørum. 2017. "Forord". In Himmlers valkyrjer. Frontsøstrene på østfronten, edited by Eirik Gripp Bay, 7–10. Cappelen Damm AS.
  • Holtsmark, Sven Gabriel, Mikhail M. Narinskij, Marianne Neerland Soleim and Sigurd Christian Sørlie. 2015. "Krig og allianse". In Naboer i frykt og forventning. Norge og Russland 1917-2014, edited by Sven Gabriel Holtsmark, 227–279. Pax Forlag.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2014. "From Misguided Idealists to Genocidaires: The Waffen-SS Volunteers in Norwegian Memory Culture". In From Patriotic Memory to a Universalistic Narrative? Shifts in Norwegian Memory Culture after 1945 in comparative perspective, edited by Arnd Bauerkämper, Odd-Bjørn Fure, Øystein Hetland and Robert Zimmermann. Klartext Verlag.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2014. "Sonnenrad oder Hakenkreuz. Norwegische Freiwillige in der Waffen-SS und die Herausforderungen der Integration". In Die Waffen-SS. Neue Forschungen, edited by Jan Erik Schulte, Peter Lieb and Bernd Wegner, 179–195. Verlag Ferdinand Schöningh.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2009. "Nationale Sicherheit und liberale Freiheitsrechte. Das Dilemma von Norwegens totaler Verteidigung, 1945-1955". In Angst im Kalten Krieg, edited by Bernd Greiner, Christian Th. Müller and Dierk Walter, 123–148. Verlag Hamburger Edition.
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Peer-reviewed articles

  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2018. Jochen Böhler and Robert Gerwarth (eds), The Waffen-SS: A European History. Journal of Contemporary History 53 (2): 446–447.

Non-refereed articles

  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2015. Norske frontkjempere på Østfronten. Norgeshistorie.no .
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2012. SS-Feldpostprüfstelle - Militært sensurorgan og politisk instrument. Tidsskrift for krigs- og feltpost 66 (3): 5–14.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2009. Landssviksakene og de SS-frivillige. HL-senterets frontkjemperprosjekt. Arkivmagasinet (3): 21–22.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian, Matthew Kott and Terje Emberland. 2007. I krig for Hitler: Nordmenn i tysk krigstjeneste. Fortid (2): 55–60.

Op-eds/comments/blog posts

  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2018. Nordmenn, motstandsbevegelsen og SS. Aftenposten, 02 May.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2015. Makkverk om krigen. Klassekampen, 10 December.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2015. Myten om Josef Schulz. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2013. Blindheim og mytene om Waffen-SS. Dag og Tid.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2013. Blindheims troverdighet. Dag og Tid.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2013. Historikaren Svein Blindheim. Dag og Tid, 19 April.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2013. Hvem skyter over målet? Dag og Tid.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2013. Kolporterte myten om det "rene" Waffen-SS. Dag og Tid.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2013. Substansløst om frontkjemperne. Dag og Tid.
  • Sørlie, Sigurd Christian. 2007. Ulateig, frontkjemperne og massemord. Fortid.
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