122 transnational transcendence: essays on religion and globalization edited by thomas j csordas university of california press, 2009 338 pages $6000 cloth, $2495 paper this theoretically and ethnographically rich volume of essays ad- dresses the role of religion in the study of world systems, transnational. Of charismatic healing (1994) embodiment and experience: the existential ground of culture and self (1994) language, charisma, and creativity: ritual life in the catholic charismatic renewal (1997) body/meaning/healing (2002) and transnational transcendence: essays on religion and globalization (2009. 2009 is the trans- in transnational the trans- in transcendent: on otherness and moral transformation in the age of globalization in transnational transcendence: essays on religion and globalization t j csordas, ed pp 55- 71 berkeley: university of california press — 2012 cultural values in a companion to. Introduction: modalities of transnational transcendence in transnational transcendence: essays on religion and globalization berkeley: university of california press, 2009, pp [ save pdf] part ii case study new forms of religious expressions 26 background reading: robert hefner, multiple modernities: christianity,. As thomas j csordas points out in his introduction to transnational transcendence: essays on religion and globalization, the last fifteen years have seen “a virtual explosion of interest in religion and global culture” (11) yet, despite interest in the frequent and far-reaching “global” interactions accelerated by the active. 125 (2011): 501-02 dragojlovic, a 'transnational transcendence: essays on religion and globalization', edited by thomas csordas anthropological notebooks,xvi1 (2010): 99-100 dragojlovic, a 'anthropology and the new cosmopolitanism rooted, feminist and vernacular perspectives', edited by pnina, werbner.
On alterity and the sacred in the age of globalization in: csordas, t (ed) transnational transcendence: essays on religion and globalization, berkeley: university of california press, pp 55–71 google scholar robbins, j (2009b) pentecostal networks and the spirit of globalization: on the social productivity of ritual forms. Recent treatments of religion and globalization and identifes a number of key themes prevalent in academic discussions the introduction then gives way to a more detailed treatment of globalizing modernity as constituted by transnational networks and border-transcending ±ows the next section treats religion and. Abstract to this day, the historical intertwining between religion and globalization remains a relatively understudied area of scholarship (for two notable exceptions, see beyer, 2006 warburg, 2006 for a general overview, roudometof, forthcoming) in contrast to conventional perspectives, adopting a long-term view of.
Religions, an international, peer-reviewed open access journal globalization is creating new dynamics of change including transnational expansions of traditions (csordas, 2007), deterritorialized sites, cultic areas (even parishes), virtualized and networked “communities” of believers, electronic and mediatized gods. Publications 2013 “religion” in mcgee and warms, theory in social and cultural anthropology sage publications 2012 solicited review: transnational transcendence: essays on religion and globalization (csordas 2009) in advances in research: religion and society 2010 “the anthropology of christianity: context.
His research interests include medical and psychological anthropology, global mental health, anthropological theory, comparative religion, cultural phenomenology and embodiment, globalization and social change, and language and culture he has conducted ethnographic research among charismatic catholics, navajo.  this essay argues that the relationship between religion and globalization is complex, one with new possibilities and furthering challenges lacking “ extensive transnational bureaucracies and chains of command,” they provide “ the strength of collective identity and the depth of ethical commitments.