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Books
  • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2016. The Oxford Handbook of the Study of Religion. Oxford University Press. 880 pages. ISBN: 978-0-19-872957-0.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Vevaina, Yuhan Sohrab-Dinshah. 2015. The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Zoroastrianism. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN: 978-1-4443-3135-6.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Otto, Bernd-Christian. 2013. Defining Magic: a reader. Equinox Publishing. 281 pages. ISBN: 978-1-908049-79-7.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. Religionswissenschaft. Walter de Gruyter. 522 pages. ISBN: 978-3-11-025892-9.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2011. Religion and Tourism: crossroads, destinations, and encounters. Routledge. 292 pages. ISBN: 978-0-415-54931-8.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2011. The Routledge Handbook of Research Methods in the Study of Religion. Routledge. ISBN: 978-0-415-55920-1.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2010. Religion im modernen Tourismus. Verlag der Weltreligionen. 230 pages. ISBN: 978-3-458-71027-1.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. Contemporary Theories of Religion: a critical companion. Routledge. 309 pages. ISBN: 0-415-46346-7.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2008. Zarathustra and Zoroastrianism: A Short Introduction. Equinox Publishing. 128 pages. ISBN: 978-1-84553-319-9.
  • Kreinath, Jens; Snoek, Jan; Stausberg, Michael. 2007. Theorizing Rituals. Vol. 2: Annotated Bibliography of Ritual Theory, 1966-2005. Brill Academic Publishers. 573 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-15343-1.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Snoek, Jan; Kreinath, Jens. 2006. Theorizing Rituals. Vol. 1: Issues, Topics, Approaches, Concepts. Brill Academic Publishers. ISBN: 90-04-15342-X.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2005. Zarathustra und seine Religion. C.H. Beck. 128 pages. ISBN: 3-406-50870-7.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2005. Zarathustra och zoroastrismen. Bokförlaget Nya Doxa. 140 pages. ISBN: 91-578-0469-9.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2004. Zoroastrian Rituals in Context. Brill Academic Publishers. 737 pages.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2004. Die Religion Zarathushtras. Geschichte, Gegenwart, Rituale, Band 3. 606 pages. ISBN: 3-17-017120-8.
Journal articles
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2017. Review of Bernd-Christian Otto, Jörg Rüpke, Susanne Rau (eds), History and Religion: Narrating a Religious Past. Berlin/New York 2015. Numen. 64: 106-108.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2017. Religious Studies in Germany: Institutional Frameworks and Constraints. NTT: Journal for Theology and the Study of Religion. 71: 58-73.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2016. Anmeldelse av Udo Tworuschka, Einführung in die Geschichte der Religionswissenschaft. Darmstadt 2015. Zeitschrift für Religionswissenschaft. 24: 107-110.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2016. Editorial: Peer-reviewers and selected review statistics, 2013–2014. Religion. 46: 1-6. doi: 10.1080/0048721X.2015.1125151
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2015. The psychology of religion/spirituality and the study of religion. Religion, Brain & Behavior. 5: 147-157. doi: 10.1080/2153599X.2014.891251
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2015. Review of Alberto Melloni (ed.), Dizionario del sapere storico-religioso del Novecento. Bologna 2010. Religion. 45: 134-138. doi: 10.1080/0048721X.2014.958397
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2015. Book review: Methods for the Study of Religious Change: From Religious Studies to Worldview Studies. Journal of Contemporary Religion. 30: 521-523. doi: 10.1080/13537903.2015.1081358
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2015. Bidrar religion til lykke - eller: Hvordan ble religionene lykkelige? En gjennomgang av empirisk forskning og en historisk kontekstualisering av hvordan lykke ble til et ledemotiv i nyere tids religionshistorie. DIN: Religionsvitenskapelig tidsskrift. 2. 117-134.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2014. Anmeldelse av Manfred Bauschulte, Straßenbahnhaltestellen der Aufklärung. Studien zur Religionsforschung 1945–1989. Marburg 2012. Zeitschrift für Religionswissenschaft. 22: 125-128. doi: 10.1515/zfr-2014-0006
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2014. Big Gods in review: introducing Ara Norenzayan and his critics. Religion. 44: 592-608. doi: 10.1080/0048721X.2014.954353
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2014. Psychology of religion: autobiographical accounts. Edited by Jacob A. Belzen. The international journal for the psychology of religion. 24: 164-168. doi: 10.1080/10508619.2013.808871
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2014. Advocacy in the study of religion\s. Religion. 44: 220-232. doi: 10.1080/0048721X.2014.892248
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2014. Bellah’s religion in human evolution: a post-review. Numen. 61: 281-299. doi: 10.1163/15685276-12341320
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2014. Fractionizing or Dichotomizing? Commentary on Harvey Whitehouse and Jonathan A. Lanman, “The Ties That Bind Us Ritual, Fusion, and Identification”. Current Anthropology. 55: 688-689.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2013. Anmeldelse av William E. Arnal and Russell T. McCutcheon, The Sacred is Profane: The political nature of “religion”. Oxford, New York 2013. Numen. 60: 492-494. doi: 10.1163/15685276-12341282
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2013. Textbooks in review: Introductions to the psychology of religion. Religion. 43: 135-150. doi: 10.1080/0048721X.2012.733619
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2013. Anmeldelse Bruce Lincoln, Gods and Demons, Priests and Scholars: Critical Explorations in the History of Religions. Chicago, London, 2012. The journal of religion. 93: 244-246. doi: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/670790
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2013. What is it all about? Some reflections on Wouter Hanegraaff's Esotericism and the Academy. Religion. 43: 219-230. doi: 10.1080/0048721X.2013.767612
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2013. Gods and demons, priests and scholars: critical explorations in the history of religions. The journal of religion. 93: 244-246. doi: 10.1086/670790
  • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2013. Editorial: Textbooks in the study of religion\s: introducing a new feature series. Religion. 43: 131-134. doi: 10.1080/0048721X.2013.781882
  • Stausberg, Michael; Tessmann, Anna. 2013. The appropriation of a religion: The case of Zoroastrianism in contemporary Russia. Culture and Religion. 14: 445-462. doi: 10.1080/14755610.2013.838800
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. Pascal Boyer: The Fracture of an Illusion: science and the dissolution of religion. Frankfurt Templeton lectures 2008 (= Religion, Theologie und Naturwissenschaft, Bd. 20.) Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2010, 112 S. Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte. 64: 70-72.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. A new theory of religion? Introducing the review symposium on Manuel A. Vasquez: More Than Belief (2011). Religion. 42: 597-608. doi: 10.1080/0048721X.2012.705480
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. Editorial: In this issue–the centenary of Durkheim's Les formes élémentaires de la vie religieuse. Religion. 42: 1-3. doi: 10.1080/0048721X.2011.650510
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. A New Science: The Discovery of Religion in the Age of Reason. History of Religions. 52: 189-192. doi: 10.1086/667212
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. Review Alex Norman: Spiritual Tourism: travel and religious practice in Western society. London, New York 2011. Numen. 59: 618-620.
  • Engler, Steven; Stausberg, Michael. 2011. Introductory essay. Crisis and creativity: opportunities and threats in the global study of religion\s. Religion. 41: 127-143. doi: 10.1080/0048721X.2011.591209
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2011. The Bologna process and the study of religion\s in (Western) Europe. Religion. 41: 187-207. doi: 10.1080/0048721X.2011.586259
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2011. Der Zoroastrismus als iranische Religion und die Semantik von ‚Iran’ in der zoroastrischen Religionsgeschichte. Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte. 63: 313-331. doi: 10.1163/157007311798293575
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2011. Vor und nach der middle passage: Varianten des Ritualtransfers in der afroamerikanischen Geschichte. Zeitschrift für Religionswissenschaft. 10: 39-69.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2011. Charled Guittard (ed.). Le monothéisme. Diversité, exclusivisme ou dialogue? Paris, 2010. Numen. 58: 566-572. doi: 10.1163/156852711X577168
  • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2011. Editorial: RELIGION resituated. Religion. 41: 3-9. doi: 1080/0048721X.2011.553144
  • Engler, Steven; Stausberg, Michael. 2010. Acknowledging peer review. Religion. 40: 147-151. doi: 10.1016/j.religion.2010.04.001
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2010. Religious America, Secular Europe? A Theme and Variations. Religion. 40: 324-326. doi: 10.1016/j.religion.2010.02.003
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2010. From 1799 to 2009: Religious Experience Reconsidered-background, argument, responses. Religion. 40: 279-285. doi: 10.1016/j.religion.2010.09.011
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2010. Prospects in theories of religion. Method & Theory in the Study of Religion. 22: 223-238. doi: 10.1163/157006810X531021
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2010. Distinctions, differentiations, ontology, and non-humans in theories of religion. Method & Theory in the Study of Religion. 22: 354-374. doi: 10.1163/157006810X531139
  • Stausberg, Michael; Keul, Istvan. 2010. Filmreife Epiphanien im dritten Raum: ein transreligiöser Kult in Mumbai. Numen. 57: 30-77. doi: 10.1163/156852710X12551326520616
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. The study of religion(s) in Western Europe III: further developments after World War II. Religion. 39: 261-282. doi: 10.1016/j.religion.2009.06.001
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. Exploring the Meso-levels of Religious Mappings: European religion in regional, urban, and local contexts. Religion. 39: 103-108. doi: 10.1016/j.religion.2009.01.006
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. Anmeldelse Jörg Rüpke: Historische Religionswissenschaft, Stutggart 2007. Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte. 61: 183-185.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. The lure of empire. Review essay (on) Bruce Lincoln, Religion, Empire, and Torture: the case of Achaemenian Persia, Chicago/London, 2007. Numen. 56: 477-489. doi: 10.1163/156852709X439623
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. Historic religious sciences. An introduction. Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte. 61: 183-185.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. Rainer Flasche, Religionswissenschaft Treiben: Versuch einer Grundlegung der Religionswissenschaft, Berlin 2008. Zeitschrift für Religionswissenschaft. 17: 105-107.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. Anmeldelse Peter Antes: Grunriss der Religionsgeschichte, Stuttgart: Kohlhammer, 2006. Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte. 61: 81-83.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. Hell in Zoroastrian history. Numen. 56: 217-252. doi: 10.1163/156852709X404991
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2008. On the State and Prospects of the Study of Zoroastrianism. Numen. 55: 561-600. doi: 10.1163/156852708X310536
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2008. Challenging apostasy: Responses to Moojan Momen's ‘Marginality and Apostasy in the Baha'i Community’. Introduction. Religion. 38: 384-385. doi: 10.1016/j.religion.2008.08.009
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2008. Anmeldelse Theorising Religion: Classical and Contemporary Debates, James A. Beckford, John Walliss (eds), Aldershot, Burlington 2006. Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte. 60: 179-182.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2008. Anmeldelse Tourism, Religion and Spiritual Journeys, Dallen Timothy, Daniel H. Olsen (eds), London, 2006. Religion. 38: 96-98. doi: 10.1016/j.religion.2007.10.012
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2008. Theorising religion. Classical and contemporary debates. Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte. 60: 179-182.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2008. The study of religion(s) in Western Europe (II): Institutional developments after World War II. Religion. 38: 305-318. doi: 10.1016/j.religion.2008.08.008
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2008. On the State and Prospects of the Study of Zoroastrianism. Numen. 55: 561-600. doi: 10.1163/156852708X310536
  • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2008. Editorial. Religion. 38: 1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.religion.2008.01.002
  • Stausberg, Michael; Thomassen, Einar; Cavallin, Clemens; Hopland, Karstein Olav; Fuglestad, Morten; Dahl, Gina; Gilhus, Ingvild S.; Tafjord, Bjørn Ola. 2008. Anmeldelse Arne Bugge Amundsen (red.), Norges religionshistorie, Universitetsforlaget, Oslo, 2005. DIN: Religionsvitenskapelig tidsskrift. 3. 60-78.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2007. Anmeldelse Kompendium Religionstheorie, Volker Drehsen, Wilhelm Gräb, Birgit Weyel (eds), Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2005. Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte. 59: 93-94.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2007. The study of religion(s) in Western Europe (I): Prehistory and history until World War II. Religion. 37: 294-318. doi: 10.1016/j.religion.2007.10.001
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2007. Anmeldelse "Wörterbuch der Religionen, Crhistoph Auffarth, Hans Kippenberg, Axel Michaels (eds), Stuttgart: Alfred Kröner Verlagsanstalt 2006". Zeitschrift für Religionswissenschaft. 15: 83-86.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2007. Review: James L. Cox, A Guide to the Phenomenology of Religion: Key Figures, Formative Influences, and Subsequent Debates , T and T International, London, New York (2006). Religion. 37: 352-355. doi: 10.1016/j.religion.2007.01.002
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2007. Religious theory compendium. Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte. 59: 93-94.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2006. Review eppe Sinding Jensen, The Study of Religion in a new Key. Theoretical and Philosophical Soundings in the Comparative and General Study of Religion, Århus 2003. Religious Studies Review. 32: 101-101.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2006. Review John R. Hinnells, The Zoroastrian Diaspora. Religion and Migration. The Ratanbai Katrak Lectures, the Oriental Faculty, Oxford 1985, Oxford 2005. Numen. 53: 215-220.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2006. Review: New Approaches to the Study of Religion, 2 vols, Peter Antes, Armin Geertz, Randi W. Warne (eds), Berlin, New York 2004. Numen. 53: 238-246.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2006. Review Religionsvitenskapens komparative utfordring, Joel Haviv, Anders Lisdorf, Peter Weiss Poulsen (eds), København 2005. Religious Studies Review. 32: 100-100.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2006. Review: Éric Phalippou, Aux sources de Shéhérazade. Contes et coutumes des femmes zoroastriennes. Avec 191 photographies en hors-texte de l'auteur et de Martine Phalippou, Leuven 2003 (The sources of Sheherazade: stories and traditions of zoroastrian women, with 191 photographs by the author and Martine Phalippou). History of Religions. 46: 93-94.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2006. The Zoroastrian diaspora. Religion and migration. The Ratanbai Katrak lectures, the Oriental Faculty. Numen. 53: 115-120.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2005. Review: Religion im kulturellen Diskurs / Religion in Cultural Discourse. Festschrift für Hans G. Kippenberg zu seinem 65. Geburtstag / Essays in Honor of Hans G. Kippenberg on the Occasion of His 65th Birthday, Brigitte Luchesi and Kocku von Stuckrad (eds), Berlin, New York 2004. Numen. 52: 517-524.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2005. Book Review: Handbuch Religionswissenschaft. Religionen und ihre zentralen Themen, Johannes J. Figl (ed.), Innsbruck, Wien, Göttingen 2003. Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte. 57: 273-274.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2005. Book review: D. Jason Slone, Theological Incorrectness. Why Religious People Believe What They Shouldn't. Oxford, 2004. Numen. 52: 149-151.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2005. Book review: "Themes and Problems of the History of Religions in Contemporary Europe", ed. by Giulia Sfameni Gasparri, Cosenza 2002. Numen. 52: 283-283.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2004. The Significance of the Kusti. A History of its Zoroastrian Interpretations. East and West. 54: 9-29.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2004. Approaches to the Study of 'Time' in the History of Religions. Temenos. 40: 247-268.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2004. Reflexive Ritualisationen. Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte. 56: 54-61.
Book sections
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2017. Where did the study of religion come from? 62, pages 231-234. In:
    • Hughes, Aaron W.; McCutcheon, Russell T. 2017. Religion in 5 Minutes. Equinox Publishing. 320 pages. ISBN: 978-1-78179-465-4.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2017. Who was the first scholar of religion? 63, pages 235-237. In:
    • Hughes, Aaron W.; McCutcheon, Russell T. 2017. Religion in 5 Minutes. Equinox Publishing. 320 pages. ISBN: 978-1-78179-465-4.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2017. Zur Unverwüstlichkeit des Heiligen. Bidrag, pages 221-230. In:
    • Schreijäck, Thomas; Serikov, Vladislav. 2017. Das Heilige interkulturell. Perspektiven in religionswissenschaftlichen, theologischen und philosophischen Kontexten. 488 pages. ISBN: 978-3-7867-4002-5.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2017. Can I be spiritiual but not religious. 14, pages 57-60. In:
    • Hughes, Aaron W.; McCutcheon, Russell T. 2017. Religion in 5 Minutes. Equinox Publishing. 320 pages. ISBN: 978-1-78179-465-4.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2016. History. Chapter 50, pages 775-803. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2016. The Oxford Handbook of the Study of Religion. Oxford University Press. 880 pages. ISBN: 978-0-19-872957-0.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2016. Theories of Religion. Chapter 3, pages 52-72. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2016. The Oxford Handbook of the Study of Religion. Oxford University Press. 880 pages. ISBN: 978-0-19-872957-0.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2016. Introduction: Aims, Scope and Organization. Introduction, pages 1-5. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2016. The Oxford Handbook of the Study of Religion. Oxford University Press. 880 pages. ISBN: 978-0-19-872957-0.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Gardiner, Mark Q. 2016. Definition. Chapter 1, pages 9-32. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2016. The Oxford Handbook of the Study of Religion. Oxford University Press. 880 pages. ISBN: 978-0-19-872957-0.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2015. Zarathustra: Post-Gathic Trajectories. Cahpter 4, pages 69-81. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Vevaina, Yuhan Sohrab-Dinshah. 2015. The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Zoroastrianism. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN: 978-1-4443-3135-6.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2015. Zoroastrians in Modern Iran. Chapter 11, pages 173-190. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Vevaina, Yuhan Sohrab-Dinshah. 2015. The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Zoroastrianism. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN: 978-1-4443-3135-6.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Karanjia, Ramiyar P. 2015. Rituals. Chapter 22, pages 363-377. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Vevaina, Yuhan Sohrab-Dinshah. 2015. The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Zoroastrianism. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN: 978-1-4443-3135-6.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Vevaina, Yuhan Sohrab-Dinshah. 2015. Scholarship on Zoroastrianism. Introduction, pages 1-18. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Vevaina, Yuhan Sohrab-Dinshah. 2015. The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Zoroastrianism. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN: 978-1-4443-3135-6.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2014. Religion and spirituality in tourism. Chapter 28, pages 349-360. In:
    • Lew, Alan A.; Hall, Michael C.; Williams, Allan M. 2014. The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Tourism. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN: 978-1-118-47448-8.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2013. Manekji on the Sudre-Kusti. Chapter, pages 165-178. In:
    • Choksy, Jamsheed K.; Dubeansky, Jennifer. 2013. Gifts to a Magus: Indo-Iranian Studies honoring Firoze Kotwal. Peter Lang Publishing Group. 342 pages. ISBN: 978-1-4331-2051-0.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2013. Metodologia en Ciência da Religião. I/4, pages 63-73. In:
    • Passos, João Décio; Usarski, Frank. 2013. Compêndio de ciência da religião. 703 pages. ISBN: 978-85-356-3576-8.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Otto, Bernd-Christian. 2013. Introductions to Parts I-IV. Introductions to Parts I-IV, pages . In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Otto, Bernd-Christian. 2013. Defining Magic: a reader. Equinox Publishing. 281 pages. ISBN: 978-1-908049-79-7.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Otto, Bernd-Christian. 2013. General introduction. General introduction, pages 1-13. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Otto, Bernd-Christian. 2013. Defining Magic: a reader. Equinox Publishing. 281 pages. ISBN: 978-1-908049-79-7.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. Hinduism and Zoroastrianism. Chapter, pages 605-615. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2012. Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Four, Historical Perspectives, Poets, Teachers, and Saints, Relation to other Religions and Traditions, Hinduism and Contemporary Issues. Brill Academic Publishers. 900 pages. ISBN: 9789004178953.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. Religion: Begriff, Definitionen, Theorien. Kap. 1, pages 33-47. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. Religionswissenschaft. Walter de Gruyter. 522 pages. ISBN: 978-3-11-025892-9.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. Religionswissenschaft: Profil eines Universitätsfachs im deutschsprachigen Raum. Innføring, pages 1-30. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. Religionswissenschaft. Walter de Gruyter. 522 pages. ISBN: 978-3-11-025892-9.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. From power to powerlessness: Zoroastrianism in Iranian history. Chapter 7, pages 171-193. In:
    • Longva, Anh Nga; Roald, Anne Sofie. 2012. Religious Minorities in the Middle East: Domination, Self-Empowerment, Accommodation. Brill Academic Publishers. 369 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-20742-4.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. Zoroastrische Unterscheidungen. Kapittel, pages 93-118. In:
    • Assmann, Jan; Strohm, Harald. 2012. Echnaton und Zarathustra. Zur Genese und Dynamik des Monotheismus. Wilhelm Fink Verlag. 312 pages. ISBN: 978-3-7705-5349-5.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Jeserich, Florian; Klenk, Moritz. 2012. Arbeitshilfen. Appendiks, pages 463-498. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael. 2012. Religionswissenschaft. Walter de Gruyter. 522 pages. ISBN: 978-3-11-025892-9.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2011. Free-listing. 2.9, pages 245-255. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2011. The Routledge Handbook of Research Methods in the Study of Religion. Routledge. ISBN: 978-0-415-55920-1.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2011. Structured observation. 2.19, pages 382-394. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2011. The Routledge Handbook of Research Methods in the Study of Religion. Routledge. ISBN: 978-0-415-55920-1.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2011. Comparison. 1.2, pages 21-39. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2011. The Routledge Handbook of Research Methods in the Study of Religion. Routledge. ISBN: 978-0-415-55920-1.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2011. Iransk religion. Kapitel 4, pages 82-100. In:
    • Jensen, Tim; Rothstein, Mikael; Sørensen, Jørgen Podemann. 2011. Gyldendals religionshistorie: ritualer, mytologi, ikonografi. 2. reviderte og udvidede udgave. Gyldendalske bokhandel, Nordisk forlag A/S. 763 pages. ISBN: 978-87-02-04794-3.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2011. Introduction: research methods in the study of religion\s. 1.1, pages 3-20. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael; Engler, Steven. 2011. The Routledge Handbook of Research Methods in the Study of Religion. Routledge. ISBN: 978-0-415-55920-1.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2010. Iran. kapittel 4, pages 130-151. In:
    • Gilhus, Ingvild Sælid; Thomassen, Einar. 2010. Oldtidens religioner. Midtøstens og Middelhavsområdets religioner. Pax Forlag. 259 pages. ISBN: 978-82-530-3252-8.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. Zoroastrianism. Chapter, pages 721-736. In:
    • Clarke, Peter B.; Beyer, Peter. 2009. The World's Religions: continuities and transformations. Routledge. 783 pages. ISBN: 978-0-415-39725-4.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. Interventionist practices and the promises of religion: On Martin Riesebrodt, Cultus und Heilsversprechen (2007). Chapter 16, pages 264-282. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. Contemporary Theories of Religion: a critical companion. Routledge. 309 pages. ISBN: 0-415-46346-7.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. Zoroaster. Innførsel, pages 408. In:
    • Niemeyer, Christian. 2009. Nietzsche-Lexikon. Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft. 472 pages. ISBN: 978-3-534-20844-9.
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    • Allison, Christine; Joisten-Pruschke, Anke; Wendtland, Antje. 2009. From Daēna to Dîn: Religion, Kultur und Sprache in der iranischen Welt. Festschrift für Philip Kreyenbroek zum 60. Geburtstag. Harrassowitz Verlag. 501 pages. ISBN: 978-3-447-05917-6.
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    • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. Contemporary Theories of Religion: a critical companion. Routledge. 309 pages. ISBN: 0-415-46346-7.
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    • Kippenberg, Hans; Rüpke, Jörg; Stuckrad, Kocku von. 2009. Europäische Religionsgeschichte: Ein mehrfacher Pluralismus. Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht. 27 pages. ISBN: 978-3-525-03628-0.
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    • Stausberg, Michael. 2009. Contemporary Theories of Religion: a critical companion. Routledge. 309 pages. ISBN: 0-415-46346-7.
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    • Arnold, Heinz Ludwig. 2009. Kindlers Literatur Lexikon in 18 Bänden. 3., völlig neu bearbeitete Auflage. Verlag J. B. Metzler. ISBN: 978-3-476-04000-8.
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    • Tworuschka, Udo; Klöcker, Michael. 2008. Praktische Religionswissenschaft. Böhlau. 328 pages. ISBN: 978-3-8252-3165-1.
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    • Svanberg, Ingvar; Westerlund, David. 2008. Religion i Sverige. 439 pages. ISBN: 91-7504-199-5.
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    • Yarshater, Ehsan. 2008. Encyclopædia Iranica. ISBN: 1-934283-06-1.
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    • Yarshater, Ehsan. 2008. Encyclopædia Iranica. ISBN: 1-934283-06-1.
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    • Lewis, James R.; Hammer, Olav. 2007. The Invention of Sacred Tradition. Cambridge University Press. 318 pages. ISBN: 978-0-521-86479-4.
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    • Alles, Gregory D. 2007. Religious Studies: a global view. Routledge. 353 pages. ISBN: 0-415-39743-X.
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    • Hinnells, John R.; Williams, Alan. 2007. Parsis in India and their Diasporas. Routledge. 290 pages. ISBN: 0-415-44366-0.
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    • Johnston, Sarah Iles. 2007. Ancient Religions. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. 266 pages. ISBN: 978-0-674-02548-6.
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    • Junginger, Horst. 2007. The Study of Religion under the Impact of Fascism. Brill Academic Publishers. 666 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-16326-3.
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    • Yarshater, Ehsan. 2006. Encyclopaedia Iranica (online). ISBN: 0-7100-9090-0.
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    • Von Stuckrad, Kocku. 2006. The Brill Dictionary of Religion. Brill Academic Publishers. ISBN: 90-04-12433-0.
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    • Stausberg, Michael; Snoek, Jan; Kreinath, Jens. 2006. Theorizing Rituals. Vol. 1: Issues, Topics, Approaches, Concepts. Brill Academic Publishers. ISBN: 90-04-15342-X.
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    • Von Stuckrad, Kocku. 2006. The Brill Dictionary of Religion. Brill Academic Publishers. ISBN: 90-04-12433-0.
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    • Yarshater, Ehsan. 2006. Encyclopaedia Iranica (online). ISBN: 0-7100-9090-0.
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    • Yarshater, Ehsan. 2006. Encyclopaedia Iranica (online). ISBN: 0-7100-9090-0.
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    • Mayer, Mathias. 2006. Also wie sprach Zarathustra? West-östliche Spiegelungen im kulturgeschichtlichen Vergleich. Ergon-Verlag. 249 pages. ISBN: 3-89913-492-3.
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    • Kraft, Siv Ellen; Natvig, Richard Johan. 2006. Metode i religionsvitenskap. Pax Forlag. 275 pages. ISBN: 82-530-2839-3.
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    • Jones, Lindsay. 2005. Encyclopedia of Religion. Second edition. 10017 pages.
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    • Stausberg, Michael. 2004. Zoroastrian Rituals in Context. Brill Academic Publishers. 737 pages.
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    • Kreinath, Jens; Deschner, Annette; Hartung, Constanze. 2004. The Dynamics of Changing Rituals. The Transformation of Religious Rituals within Their Social and Cultural Context. Peter Lang Publishing Group. 287 pages. ISBN: 0-8204-6826-6.
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    • Betz, Hans Dieter; Browning, Don S; Janowski, Bernd; Jüngel, Eberhard. 2004. Religion in Geschichte und Gegenwart. 4. völlig neu bearbeitete Auflage, Band 7 R-S. Misjonshøgskolens forlag. 2030 pages. ISBN: 316146947X.
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    • Betz, Hans Dieter; Browning, Don S; Janowski, Bernd; Jüngel, Eberhard. 2004. Religion in Geschichte und Gegenwart. 4. völlig neu bearbeitete Auflage, Band 7 R-S. Misjonshøgskolens forlag. 2030 pages. ISBN: 316146947X.
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    • Harth, Dietrich; Schenk, Gerrit Jasper. 2004. Ritualdynamik. Kulturübergreifende Studien zur Theorie und Geschichte rituellen Handelns. Synchron Wissenschaftsverlag der Autoren. 430 pages.
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    • Betz, Hans Dieter; Browning, Don S; Janowski, Bernd; Jüngel, Eberhard. 2004. Religion in Geschichte und Gegenwart. 4. völlig neu bearbeitete Auflage, Band 7 R-S. Misjonshøgskolens forlag. 2030 pages. ISBN: 316146947X.
  • Stausberg, Michael. 2004. Theology: Iran. chapter, pages 540-541. In:
    • Johnston, Sarah Iles. 2004. Religions of the Ancient World. A Guide. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. 697 pages.
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    • Johnston, Sarah Iles. 2004. Religions of the Ancient World. A Guide. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. 697 pages.
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    • Johnston, Sarah Iles. 2004. Religions of the Ancient World. A Guide. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. 697 pages.
  • Stausberg, Michael; Giara, Marzban; Karanjia, Ramiyar. 2004. Manekji Limji Hataria on Iranian Zoroastrian Rituals: A Translation of Selected Passages from his Travel Report (1865). translation, pages 481-515. In:
    • Stausberg, Michael. 2004. Zoroastrian Rituals in Context. Brill Academic Publishers. 737 pages.

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