Chapters in Edited Volumes

  • “Contemporary Esotericism.” In Christopher Partridge, Linda Woodhead & Hiroko Kawanami (eds.) Religions in the Modern World, 3rd edition. London: Routledge, forthcoming (2015).
  • “Anthroposophy in Finland.” In Henrik Bogdan & Olav Hammer (eds.) Western Esotericism in Scandinavia. Leiden: Brill, forthcoming (2015).
  • “Occultist Groups in Sweden.” In Henrik Bogdan & Olav Hammer (eds.) Western Esotericism in Scandinavia. Leiden: Brill, forthcoming (2015).
  • “Occultist Groups in Finland.” In Henrik Bogdan & Olav Hammer (eds.) Western Esotericism in Scandinavia. Leiden: Brill, forthcoming (2015).
  • “Theosophy in Finland.” In Henrik Bogdan & Olav Hammer (eds.) Western Esotericism in Scandinavia. Leiden: Brill, forthcoming (2015).
  • “Theosophically Inspired Groups in Finland.” In Henrik Bogdan & Olav Hammer (eds.) Western Esotericism in Scandinavia. Leiden: Brill, forthcoming (2015).
  • “The Sigil of Baphomet.” In Egil Asprem & Joyce Pijnenburg (eds.) Similitudes of the Sublime: Esotericism and Magic in Images. Seattle, WA: Ouroboros Press, forthcoming.
  • “The Pentagram of Set, and the Trapezoid as Used in the Church of Satan and the Temple of Set.” In Egil Asprem & Joyce Pijnenburg (eds.) Similitudes of the Sublime: Esotericism and Magic in Images. Seattle, WA: Ouroboros Press, forthcoming.
  • “The Occult and Comics.” In Christopher Partridge (ed.) The Occult World: 499-508. London/New York: Routledge, 2015.
  • “Sociology and the Occult.” In Christopher Partridge (ed.) The Occult World: 720-731. London/New York: Routledge, forthcoming (2014).
  • “Researching Esoteric Groups.” In George D. Chryssides & Benjamin E. Zeller (eds.): Bloomsbury Companion to New Religious Movements: 221-233. London: Continuum, 2014.
  • “Innovation.” In Kocku von Stuckrad & Robert Segal (eds.) Vocabulary in the Study of Religion. Leiden: Brill, 2014.“Two Symbols of the Magic Order Dragon Rouge.” In Egil Asprem & Joyce Pijnenburg (eds.): Similitudes of the Sublime: Esotericism and Magic in Images. Seattle, WA: Ouroboros Press, forthcoming.
  • “Satanism – History, Beliefs, Practices.” In Terry C. Muck, Harold A. Netland & Gerald R. McDermott (eds.) Handbook of Religion: 578-582. Ada, MI: Baker Academic Books, 2014.
  • “Satanism – Theological Exchanges, Current Issues.” In Terry C. Muck, Harold A. Netland & Gerald R. McDermott (eds.) Handbook of Religion: 583-587. Ada, MI: Baker Academic Books, 2014.
  • “Locating the West: Problematizing the Western in Western Esotericism and Occultism.” In Henrik Bogdan & Gordan Djurdjevic (eds.): Occultism in Global Perspective: 17-36. London: Acumen Publishing, 2013.
  • “Introduction.” With Egil Asprem. In Egil Asprem & Kennet Granholm (eds.) Contemporary Esotericism: 1-24. London: Acumen/Equinox Publishing, 2013 (links).
  • “The Secular, the Post-Secular, and the Esoteric in the Public Sphere.” In Egil Asprem & Kennet Granholm (eds.) Contemporary Esotericism: 309-329. London: Acumen/Equinox Publishing, 2013 (links).
  • “Constructing Esotericisms: Historical, Sociological, and Critical Perspectives on the Invention of Tradition.” With Egil Asprem. In Egil Asprem & Kennet Granholm (eds.) Contemporary Esotericism: 25-48. London: Acumen/Equinox Publishing, 2013 (links).
  • “The Left-Hand Path and Post-Satanism: The Temple of Set and the Evolution of Satanism.” In Per Faxneld & Jesper Aagaard Petersen (eds.): The Devil’s Party: Satanism in Modernity: 209-228. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2012.
  • “Metal, the End of the World, and Radical Environmentalism: Ecological Apocalypse in the Lyrics of Earth Crisis.” In Christopher Partridge (ed.): Anthems of Apocalypse: Popular Music and Apocalyptic Thought: 27-42. Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2012.
  • “Introduction: Trajectories of Post-Secular Complexity.” With Marcus Moberg & Peter Nynäs. In Peter Nynäs, Terhi Utriainen & Mika Lassander (eds.) Post-Secular Society: 1-25. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 2012.
  • “The Concept of the Post-Secular and the Contemporary Nexus between Religion, Media, Popular Culture, and Consumer Culture.” With Marcus Moberg (who is the principal author). In Peter Nynäs, Terhi Utriainen & Mika Lassander (eds.) Post-Secular Society: 95-127. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 2012.
  • “Metal and Magic: The Intricate Relationship Between the Metal Band Therion and the Magic Order Dragon Rouge.” In Carole Cusack & Alex Norman (eds.): Handbook of New Religions and Cultural Production: 553-581. Leiden: Brill, 2012.
  • “The Serpent Rises in the West: Positive Orientalism and Reinterpretation of Tantra in the Western Left-Hand Path.” In István Keul (ed.) Transformation and Transfer of Tantra in Asia and Beyond: 479-503. Berlin: De Gruyter, 2011.
  • “Approaches to Nature in Contemporary Left-Hand Path Magic.” In Arthur Versluis et al. (eds.) Esotericism and Nature: 151-163. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University Press, 2010.
  • “Embracing Others Than Satan: The Multiple Princes of Darkness in the Left-Hand Path Milieu.” In Jesper Aagaard Petersen (ed.) Contemporary Religious Satanism: A Critical Anthology: 85-101. Farnham: Ashgate, 2009.
  • “The Sociology of Esotericism.” In Peter B. Clarke (ed.) Oxford Handbook of the Sociology of Religion: 783-800. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008 (revised paperback edition in 2011).
  • “Post-secular Esotericism? Perspectives on the Transformation of Esotericism.” In Tore Ahlbäck (red.) Western Esotericism: Scripta Instituti Donneriani Aboensis 20: 50-67. Åbo/Stockholm: Donner Institute for Research in Religious and Cultural History, 2008.
  • “Inledning: Västerländsk esoterism och nya religiösa rörelser.” In Kennet Granholm (ed.) Perspektiv på esoterisk nyandlighet: 9-34. Åbo: Uniprint, 2008.
  • “Temple of Set.” In Kennet Granholm (ed.) Perspektiv på esoterisk nyandlighet: 79-93. Åbo: Uniprint, 2008.
  • “Dragon Rouge.” In Kennet Granholm (ed.) Perspektiv på esoterisk nyandlighet: 107-123. Åbo: Uniprint, 2008.
  • ”Harry Potter och det esoteriskas lockelse.” In Nils G. Holm, Anne Holmberg & Jan Svanberg (ed.) Kritisk läsning och ärliga ord: 49-60. Åbo: Uniprint, 2007.
  • ”Att forska med känsla?” In Ruth Illman & Lena Marander-Eklund (ed.) Känslornas koreografi: Reflektioner kring känsla och förståelse i kulturforskning: 77-91. Hedemora: Gidlunds förlag, 2007.
  • ”Den vänstra handens väg. Moral, etik och synen på ondska i en mörkmagisk orden.” In Maria Leppäkari & Jonathan Peste (ed.): Hotbilder – våld, aggression och religion: 37-50. Åbo: Åbo Akademi, 2006.
  • ”Diskursanalys.” In Lena Marander-Eklund, Ruth Illman & Blanka Henriksson (ed.): Metodkompassen: Kulturvetarens metodbok: 189-208. Åbo: Åbo Akademi, 2004.
  • ”Deltagande observation i teori och praktik.” (co-authored with Jan Svanberg) In Lena Marander-Eklund, Ruth Illman & Blanka Henriksson (ed.): Metodkompassen: Kulturvetarens metodbok: 71-91. Åbo: Åbo Akademi, 2004.