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One Hundred Books

On this page you find a selection of one hundred Cluster books that were published between 2012 and 2016. You can download a low resolution pdf of One Hundred Books on the Dynamics of Transculturality featuring abstracts, reviews, and author information for all titles. A high resolution pdf can be downloaded here. If you would like a print copy, please contact our managing editor, Andrea Hacker. All one hundred titles are also listed in the bibliography below, which includes links that lead to publishers’ websites.

Theory and Practice

  • Falser, Michael, and Monica Juneja, eds. “Archaeologizing” Heritage? Transcultural Entanglements between Local Social Practices and Global. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2013. More
  • Flüchter, Antje, and Jivanta Schöttli, eds. The Dynamics of Transculturality: Concepts and Institutions in Motion. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2015. More
  • Herren, Madeleine, Martin Rüesch, and Christiane Sibille. Transcultural History: Theories, Methods, Sources. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2012. More
  • Humphreys, Sarah C., and Rudolf G. Wagner, eds. Modernity’s Classics. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2013. More
  • Maran, Joseph, and Philipp W. Stockhammer, eds. Materiality and Social Practice: Transformative Capacities of Intercultural Encounters. Oxford: Oxbow Books, 2012. More
  • Stockhammer, Philipp W., ed. Conceptualizing Cultural Hybridization: A Transdisciplinary Approach. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2012. More

Politics

  • Abdelhalim, Julten. Indian Muslims and Citizenship: Spaces for Jihad in Everyday Life. Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies 29. Abingdon: Routledge, 2016. More
  • Bhattacharyya, Harihar, and Lion König, eds. Globalisation and Governance in India: New Challenges to Society and Institutions. Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies 28. Abingdon: Routledge, 2016. More
  • Chaudhuri, Bidisha. E-Governance in India: Interlocking Politics, Technology, and Culture. Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies 27. Abingdon: Routledge, 2014. More
  • Hegewald, Julia A. B., and Subrata K. Mitra, eds. Re-use: The Art and Politics of Integration and Anxiety. Delhi: Sage, 2012. More
  • König, Lion. Cultural Citizenship in India: Politics, Power, and Media. New Dehli: Oxford University Press, 2016. More
  • Maissen, Thomas, and Fania Oz-Salzberger, eds. The Liberal-Republican Quandary in Israel, Europe, and the United States: Early Modern Thought Meets Current Affairs. Israel: Society, Culture, and History. Brighton: Academic Studies Press, 2012. More
  • Mitra, Subrata. Citizenship as Cultural Flow: Structure, Agency and Power. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2013. More
  • Müller, Gotelind. Documentary, World History, and National Power in the PRC: Global Rise in Chinese Eyes. Chinese Worlds. London: Routledge, 2013. More
  • Pohlmann, Markus, Jonghoe Yang, and Jong-Hee Lee, eds. Citizenship and Migration in the Era of Globalization: The Flow of Migrants and the Perception of Citizenship in Asia and Europe. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2013. More
  • Schöttli, Jivanta, ed. “Power, Politics, and Maritime Governance in the Indian Ocean.” Special issue, Journal of the Indian Ocean Region 9, no. 1 (2013). More
  • Wolf, Siegfried O., Jivanta Schöttli, Dominik Frommherz, Kai Fürstenberg, Marian Gallenkamp, Lion König, and Markus Pauli, eds. Politics in South Asia: Culture, Rationality, and Conceptual Flow. Heidelberg: Springer, 2015. More
  • Zajcązkowski, Jakub, Jivanta Schöttli, and Manish Thapa, eds. India in the Contemporary World: Polity, Economy, and International Relations. New Delhi: Routledge, 2014. More

Religion

  • Andreeva, Anna, and Dominic Steavu, eds. Transforming the Void: Embryological Discourse and Reproductive Imagery in East Asian Religions. Sir Henry Welcome Asian Series 16. Leiden: Brill, 2016. More
  • Bajracharya, Manik, Niels Gutschow, and Axel Michaels. Nepalika-Bhupa-Vamsavali: History of the Kings of Nepal; A Buddhist Chronicle. Kathmandu: Himal Books, 2015.  More
  • Berner, Ulrich and Johannes Quack, eds. Religion und Kritik in der Moderne. Religionen in der pluralen Welt. Religionswissenschaftliche Studien 9. Berlin: LIT, 2012. More
  • Bley, Matthias, Nikolas Jaspert, and Stefan Köck. Discourses of Purity in Transcultural Perspective, 300–1600. Dynamics in the History of Religions 7. Leiden: Brill, 2015. More
  • Brosius, Christiane, Axel Michaels, and Paula Schrode, eds. Ritual und Ritualdynamik: Schlüsselbegriffe, Theorien, Diskussionen. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2013. More
  • Dandekar, Deepra, and Torsten Tschacher, eds. Islam, Sufism, and Everyday Politics of Belonging in South Asia. Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies 31. Abingdon: Routledge, 2016. More
  • Glei, Reinhold F., and Nikolas Jaspert, eds. Locating Religions: Contact, Diversity, and Translocality. Dynamics in the History of Religions 9. Leiden: Brill, 2016. More
  • Hüsken, Ute, and Axel Michaels, eds. 2013. South Asian Festivals on the Move. Ethno-Indology 13. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz. More
  • Krämer, Hans Martin. Shimaji Mokurai and the Reconception of Religion and the Secular in Modern Japan. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press, 2015. More
  • Michaels, Axel. Homo Ritualis: Hindu Ritual and Its Significance for Ritual Theory. Oxford Ritual Studies. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. More
  • Michaels, Axel, and Christoph Wulf. Emotions in Rituals and Performances. South Asian and European Perspectives on Rituals and Performances 2. New Delhi: Routledge, 2012. More
  • Michaels, Axel, and Christoph Wulf, eds. Exploring the Senses. South Asian and European Perspectives on Rituals and Performativity 3. New Delhi: Routledge, 2014. More
  • Simon, Udo, and Paula Schrode, eds. Die Sunna leben: Zur Dynamik islamischer Religionspraxis in Deutschland. Muslimische Welten 5. Empirische Studien zu Gesellschaft, Politik und Religion. Würzburg: Ergon, 2012. More
  • Quack, Joachim Friedrich, and Daniela Christina Luft, eds. Erscheinungsformen und Handhabungen Heiliger Schriften. Materiale Textkulturen 5. Berlin: De Gruyter, 2014. More
  • Strube, Julian. Sozialismus, Katholizismus und Okkultismus im Frankreich des 19. Jahrhunderts: Die Genealogie der Schriften von Eliphas Lévi. Religionsgeschichtliche Versuche und Vorarbeiten 69. Berlin: De Gruyter, 2016. More
  • Tontini, Roberta. Muslim Sanzijing: Shifts and Continuities in the Definition of Islam in China. China Studies. Leiden: Brill, 2016. More
  • Torri, Davide. Il lama e il bombo: Sciamanismo e Buddhismo tra gli Hyolmo del Nepal. Sapienza Sciamanica 2. Rome: Edizioni Nuova Cultura, 2015. More
  • Viehbeck, Markus. Polemics in Indo-Tibetan Scholasticism: A Late 19th-Century Debate between “Ju Mi Pham and Dpa” Ris Rab Gsal. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde 86. Vienna: Arbeitskreis für Tibetische und Buddhistische Studien Universität Wien, 2014. More

History

  • Ben-Canaan, Dan, Frank Grüner, and Ines Prodöhl, eds. Entangled Histories: The Transcultural Past of Northeast China. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2014. More
  • Borgolte, Michael, Julia Dücker, Marcel Müllerburg, Paul Predatsch, and Bernd Schneidmüller, eds. Europa im Geflecht der Welt: Mittelalterliche Migrationen in globalen Bezügen. Abhandlungen und Beiträge zur historischen Komparatistik 20. Berlin: Akademie Verlag, 2012. More

  • Christ, Georg, Saskia Dönitz, Daniel G. König, Sevket Kücükhüseyin, Margit Mersch, Britta Müller-Schauenburg, Ulrike Ritzerfeld, Christian Vogel, and Julia Zimmermann. Transkulturelle Verflechtungen: Mediävistische Perspektiven. Göttingen: Universitätsverlag Göttingen, 2016. More

  • Drews, Wolfram, Christoph Dartmann, Antje Flüchter, Jörg Gengnagel, Almut Höfert, Sebastian Kolditz, Jenny Rahel Oesterle, Ruth Schilling, and Gerald Schwedler. Monarchische Herrschaftsformen der Vormoderne in transkultureller Perspektive. Europa im Mittelalter 26. Berlin: De Gruyter, 2015. More
  • Dusinberre, Martin. Hard Times in the Hometown: A History of Community Survival in Modern Japan. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press, 2012. More
  • Fischer von Weikersthal, Felicitas, Frank Grüner, Susanne Hohler, and Raphael Utz, eds. The Russian Revolution of 1905 in Transcultural Perspective: Identities, Peripheries, and the Flow of Ideas. The Allan K. Wildman Group Historical Series 6. Bloomington, Indiana: Slavica Publishers, 2013. More
    • Flüchter, Antje, and Susan Richter, eds. Structures on the Move: Technologies of Governance in Transcultural Encounters. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2012. More
    • Herren, Madeleine. Networking the International System: Global Histories of International Organizations. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2014. More
    • Höh, Marc von der, Nikolas Jaspert, and Jenny Rahel Oesterle, eds. Cultural Brokers at Mediterranean Courts in the Middle Ages. Mittelmeerstudien 1. Paderborn: Fink, 2013. More
    • Janku, Andrea, Gerrit Jasper Schenk, and Franz Mauelshagen, eds. Historical Disasters in Context: Science, Religion, and Politics. Routledge Studies in Cultural History 15. New York: Routledge, 2012. More
    • Juneja, Monica, and Roland Wenzlhuemer. Die Neuzeit, 1789–1914. UTB-Basics 3082. Konstanz: UVK Verlag, 2013. More
    • König, Daniel. Arabic-Islamic Views of the Latin West: Tracing the Emergence of Medieval Europe. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. More
    • Leppin, Hartmut, Bernd Schneidmüller, and Stefan Weinfurter, eds. Kaisertum im Ersten Jahrtausend: Wissenschaftlicher Begleitband Zur Landesausstellung „Otto der Große und das Römische Reich: Kaisertum von der Antike zum Mittelalter“. Regensburg: Schnell + Steiner, 2012. More
    • Lingen, Kerstin von. War Crimes Trials in the Wake of Decolonization and Cold War in Asia, 1945-1956: Justice in Time of Turmoil. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. More
    • Lingen, Kerstin von, and Klaus Gestwa, eds. Zwangsarbeit als Kriegsressource in Europa und Asien. Krieg in der Geschichte 77. Paderborn: Schöningh, 2014. More
    • Löhr, Isabella, and Roland Wenzlhuemer, eds. The Nation State and Beyond: Governing Globalization Processes in the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2013. More
    • Maissen, Thomas. Geschichte der frühen Neuzeit. Beck’sche Reihe 2760. München: C.H. Beck, 2013. More
    • Mittler, Barbara. A Continuous Revolution: Making Sense of Cultural Revolution Culture. Harvard East Asian Monographs 343. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2012. More
    • Richter, Susan. Pflug und Steuerruder: Zur Verflechtung von Herrschaft und Landwirtschaft in der Aufklärung. Köln: Böhlau, 2015. More
    • Sablin, Ivan. Governing Post-imperial Siberia and Mongolia, 1911–1924: Buddhism, Socialism, and Nationalism in State and Autonomy Building. Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe. London: Routledge, 2016. More
    • Speziale, Fabrizio, ed. Hospitals in Iran and India, 1500–1950s. Leiden: Brill, 2012. More
    • Wenzlhuemer, Roland. Connecting the Nineteenth-Century World: The Telegraph and Globalization. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. More 

    Intellectual History and Philosophy

    • Amelung, Iwo, Joachim Kurtz, and Michael Lackner, eds. Xin ciyu xin gainian: Xixue yijie yu wan Qing Hanyu cihui zhi bianqian [New terms for new ideas: Western knowledge and lexical change in late imperial China]. Jinan: Shandong huabao chubanshe, 2012. More

    • Doleželová-Velingerová, Milena, and Rudolf G. Wagner, eds. Chinese Encyclopaedias of New Global Knowledge, 1870–1930: Changing Ways of Thought. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2014. More

    • König, Lion, and Bidisha Chaudhuri. Politics of the “Other” in India and China: Western Concepts in Non-western Contexts. London: Routledge, 2016. More

    • Quack, Johannes. Disenchanting India: Organized Rationalism and Criticism of Religion in India. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. More

     

    Languages and Literatures

    • Arokay, Judit, Jadranka Gvozdanovic, and Darja Miyajima, eds. Divided Languages? Diglossia, Translation, and the Rise of Modernity in Japan, China, and the Slavic World. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2014. More

    • Elmas, Elif. Die Balkankrise von 1875 bis 1878 im Spiegel osmanischer und westlicher Karikaturen. Geschichte und Kultur des modernen Vorderen Orients, History of Culture of the Modern Near and Middle East 38. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang Verlag, 2016. More

    • Ettmueller, Eliane Ursula. The Construct of Egypt’s National-Self in James Sanua’s Early Satire and Caricature. Studien zum modernen Orient 22. Berlin: Klaus Schwarz Verlag, 2012. More

    • Harder, Hans, and Barbara Mittler, eds. Asian Punches: A Transcultural Affair. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2013. More

    • Henningsen, Lena, and Martin Hofmann, eds. Tradition? Variation? Plagiat? Motive und ihre Adaption in China. Jahrbuch der Deutschen Vereinigung für Chinastudien 6. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2012. More

    • Nünning, Vera, ed. Unreliable Narration and Trustworthiness: Intermedial and Interdisciplinary Perspectives. Berlin: De Gruyter, 2015. More

    • Voogt, Alexander J. de, and Joachim Friedrich Quack, eds. The Idea of Writing: Writing Across Borders. Leiden: Brill, 2012. More

    • Yeh, Catherine Vance. The Chinese Political Novel: Migration of a World Genre. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2015. More

    Environment and Urban Studies

    • Baghel, Ravi. River Control in India: Spatial, Governmental, and Subjective Dimensions. Advances in Asian Human-Environmental Research. Heidelberg: Springer, 2014. More

    • Düwel, Jörn, and Niels Gutschow. A Blessing in Disguise: War and Town Planning in Europe, 1940–1945. Berlin: DOM Publishers, 2013. More
    • Nüsser, Marcus, ed. Large Dams in Asia: Contested Environments between Technological Hydroscapes and Social Resistance. Advances in Asian Human-Environmental Research. Heidelberg: Springer, 2014. More

    • Sharan, Awadhendra B. In the City, Out of Place: Nuisance, Pollution, and Dwelling in Delhi, c. 1850–2000. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2014. More

    Studies of Antiquity

    • Maul, Stefan M. Die Wahrsagekunst im Alten Orient: Zeichen des Himmels und der Erde. Historische Bibliothek der Gerda Henkel Stiftung. München: C.H. Beck, 2013. More

    • Panagiotopoulos, Diamantis, and Ute Günkel-Maschek, eds. Minoan Realities: Approaches to Images, Architecture, and Society in the Aegean Bronze Age. AEGIS 5. Louvain-la-Neuve: Presses universitaires de Louvain, 2012. More

    • Stavrianopoulou, Eftychia. Shifting Social Imaginaries in the Hellenistic Period: Narrations, Practices, and Images. Supplement, Mnemosyne 363. Leiden: Brill, 2013. More

    • Stockhammer, Philipp, and Hans Peter Hahn, eds. Lost in Things: Fragen an die Welt des Materiellen. Tübinger Archäologische Taschenbücher 12. Münster: Waxmann Verlag, 2015. More

    Art History and Heritage Studies

    • Juneja, Monica, Matthias Bruhn, and Elke Anna Werner, eds. Universalität der Kunstgeschichte?” Special issue, Kritische Berichte 40, no. 2 (2012). More

    • Eisenbeiß, Anja, and Lieselotte E. Saurma-Jeltsch, eds. Images of Otherness in Medieval and Early Modern Times: Exclusion, Inclusion, Assimilation. Munich: Deutscher Kunstverlag, 2012. More

    • Falser, Michael, ed. Cultural Heritage as Civilizing Mission: From Decay to Recovery. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2015. More

    • Falser, Michael, and Monica Juneja. Kulturerbe und Denkmalpflege transkulturell: Grenzgänge zwischen Theorie und Praxis. Bielefeld: Transcript, 2013. More

    • Forberg, Corinna. Die Rezeption indischer Miniaturen in der europäischen Kunst des 17. und 18. Jahrhunderts. Studien zur internationalen Architektur- und Kunstgeschichte 121. Petersberg: Imhof, 2015. More

    • Gutschow, Niels, and Katharina Weiler, eds. Spirits in Transcultural Skies: Auspicious and Protective Spirits in Artefacts and Architecture. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2015. More

    • Juneja, Monica, and Gerrit Jasper Schenk, eds. Disaster as Image: Iconographies and Media Strategies across Europe and Asia. Regensburg: Schnell + Steiner, 2014. More

    • Jungmann, Burglind, Adele Schlombs, and Melanie Trede, eds. Shifting Paradigms in East Asian Visual Culture: A Festschrift in Honour of Lothar Ledderose.  Berlin: Dietrich Reimer Verlag, 2012. More

    • Koch, Franziska. Die “chinesische Avantgarde” und das Dispositiv der Ausstellung: Konstruktionen chinesischer Gegenwartskunst im Spannungsfeld der Globalisierung. Bielefeld: Transcript, 2016. More

    • Saeed, Yousuf. Muslim Devotional Art in India. New Dehli: Routledge, 2012. More

    • Ledderose, Lothar, and Sun Hua, eds. Buddhist Stone Sutras in China [中國佛教石]: Sichuan Province. Vol. 1. Buddhist Stone Sutras. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2014. More

    • Tsai, Suey-ling, Sun Hua, and Lothar Ledderose, eds. Buddhist Stone Sutras in China [中國佛教石 經]: Sichuan Province. Vol. 2. Buddhist Stone Sutras. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2015. More

    • Wenzel, Claudia and Sun Hua, eds. Buddhist Stone Sutras in China [中國佛教石 經]: Sichuan Province. Vol. 3.  Buddhist Stone Sutras. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2016. More

    • Schenk, Gerrit Jasper, Monica Juneja, Alfried Wieczorek, and Christoph Lind. Mensch. Natur. Katastrophe: Von Atlantis Bis Heute. Publikationen Der Reiss-Engelhorn-Museen, 62 REISS-62. Mannheim; Regensburg: rem gGmbH Mannheim und Schnell & Steiner, 2014. More

    • Weiler, Katharina, and Niels Gutschow, eds. Authenticity in Architectural Heritage Conservation: Discourses, Opinions, Experiences in Europe, South and East Asia. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2017. More

    Anthropology and Medical Anthropology

    • Barnow, Sven, and Nazli Balkir, eds. Cultural Variations in Psychopathology: From Research to Practice. Göttingen: Hogrefe Publications, 2012. More

    • Brosius, Christiane, Sumathi Ramaswamy, and Yousuf Saeed, eds. Visual Homes, Image Worlds: Essays from Tasveer Ghar, the House of Pictures. Delhi: Yoda Press, 2014. More

    • Broz, Ludek, and Daniel Münster, eds. Suicide and Agency: Anthropological Perspectives on Self-Destruction, Personhood, and Power. Studies in Death, Materiality, and the Origin of Time. Farnham: Ashgate, 2015. More

    • Fuhr, Michael. Globalization and Popular Music in South Korea: Sounding Out K-Pop. Routledge Studies in Popular Music 7. New York: Routledge, 2016. More

    • Hauser, Beatrix, ed. Yoga Traveling: Bodily Practice in Transcultural Perspective. Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context. Heidelberg: Springer, 2013. More

    • Naraindas, Harish, and Cristiana Bastos. Healing Holidays: Itinerant Patients, Therapeutic Locales, and the Quest for Health. London: Routledge, 2015. More

    • Naraindas, Harish, Johannes Quack, and William Sturman Sax, eds. Asymmetrical Conversations: Contestations, Circumventions, and the Blurring of Therapeutic Boundaries. Epistemologies of Healing 14. Oxford: Berghahn, 2014. More

    • Sander, Marie. Passing Through Shanghai: Ethnographic Insights into the Mobile Lives of Expatriate Youths. Heidelberg Studies on Transculturality. Heidelberg: Heidelberg University Press, 2016. More

    • Sax, William S., and Helene Basu, eds. The Law of Possession: Ritual, Healing, and the Secular State. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. More

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