Publications of Dr. Paul Christensen

Journal Articles & Contributions to Edited Volumes | Monographs | Papers, Talks & Conferences



Journal Articles & Contributions to Edited Volumes


2019.
Paul Christensen:
"'We will never get rich if we follow Buddhism' – The Rise of Brahmanism in Cambodia", in: "A World Ever More Enchanted: Efflorescing Spirit Cults in Buddhist Southeast Asia" von Peter A. Jackson & Bénédicte Brac de la Perrière (Hrsg.). Kopenhagen: NIAS.

2019.
Paul Christensen:
"'We will never get rich if we follow Buddhism' – The Rise of Brahmanism in Cambodia", GISCA Occasional Paper No. 24. [Download]

2018.
Paul Christensen:
"Geister in Kambodschas Politik", in: südostasien, Zeitschrift für Politik, Kultur, Dialog. Stiftung Asienhaus, Köln.

2016.
Paul Christensen:
"Spirits in Cambodian Politics", in: Voices from around the world, Oliver Tappe (Hrsg.), Global South Studies Center Cologne, Köln.

2014.
Paul Christensen:
"Modernity and Spirit Possession in Java. Horse Dance and its contested Magic", In: "Dynamics of religion in Southeast Asia" von Volker Gottowik (Hrsg). Amsterdam: Amsterdam Univ. Press, S. 91-113.

2013.
Paul Christensen:
"Modernity and Spirit Possession in Java: Horse Dance as a Threatened Space of Interpretation", DORISEA working paper. [Download]


Monographs

2020.
Paul Christensen:
"Geister in Kambodscha - Macht, Existenz und rituelle Praxis". PhD Thesis. Göttingen Series in Social and Cultural Anthropology Bd. 17. Göttingen: Universitätsverlag Göttingen. (Kaufen/Download)


Papers, Talks & Conferences


2019.
Paul Christensen:
"Why there are spirits of the war in Vietnam but not in Cambodia"; Centre Asie du Sud-Est, CNRS Paris.

2019.
Paul Christensen:
"Konzeptionen von Totengeistern in Kambodscha und Vietnam – Pol Pot und Ho Chi Minh im Vergleich"; Universität Bremen.

2019.
Paul Christensen:
"Spirits in Cambodia – Existence, Power and Ritual Practice”; University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Hanoi, Vietnam.

2019.
Paul Christensen:
"Efficacy and Authenticity in Cambodian Spirit Possession Rituals", EuroSEAS 2019 in Berlin.

2014.
Paul Christensen:
"Geister und Geistmedien in Kambodscha", Institutscolloquium Ethnologie, Universität Göttingen.

2013.
Paul Christensen:
"Processes of Spiritual 'Blackboxing' in Cambodia- the Emergence of Spirits in Space and Embodiment", [Abstract] Vortragsreihe "Dynamics of Religion in Southeast Asia", HU Berlin.

2013.
Paul Christensen:
"Money, Magic, Mediumship. Religious responses to Cambodian reformism"; EUROSeas 2013, Lissabon.

2010.
Paul Christensen:
"Spirits of War as Actors of Negotiation and Reconciliation in the post-traumatized Society of Cambodia", Symposium "Spirits of Modern Asia", Göttingen.

2009.
Paul Christensen:
"Zwischen Schaukampf und Trance: Ein Beispiel ritualisierter Konflikte auf Java",DVRW-Tagung Bochum.