Jesper Sørensen

  1. 2017
  2. Published

    Mit nye liv som mellemleder. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Sciencereport, 18.08.2017.

    Research output: CommunicationContribution to newspaper - Newspaper article

  3. In preparation
  4. In preparation

    Manipulating the Divine. An Introduction. / Petersen, Anders Klostergaard; Sørensen, Jesper.

    Divination, Magic, and Their Interactions. Empirical and Theoretical Perspectives. ed. / Anders Klostergaard Petersen; Jesper Sørensen. Leiden : Brill, 2017.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook chapter

  5. Published

    Response article : Western Esotericism and Cognitive Science of Religion. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Aries, Vol. 17, No. 1, 10.1163/15700593-01701005, 2017, p. 119-135.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  6. Published

    The Effects of Relative Stable Feedback Loops : Cognitive Science and Historical Explanations. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Religion Explained?: The Cognitive Science of Religion after Twenty-Five Years. ed. / Luther H Martin; Donald Wiebe. 1. ed. London : Bloomsbury, 2017. p. 143-152.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook chapter

  7. 2016
  8. Published

    Det er ikke vores krig. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Information, Vol. Sektion 3, 12.03.2016, p. 8-9.

    Research output: CommunicationContribution to newspaper - Newspaper article

  9. Published

    Attentional Resource Allocation and Cultural Modulation in a Computational Model of Ritualized Behavior. / Nielbo, Kristoffer Laigaard; Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Religion, Brain, and Behavior, Vol. 6, No. 4, 2016, p. 318-335 .

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  10. Published

    Taking Comparativism Two Levels further and One Step backwards. / Petersen, Anders Klostergaard; Sørensen, Jesper.

    Contemporary Views on Comparative Religion: In Celebration of Tim Jensen’s 65th Birthday. ed. / Peter Antes; Armin W. Geertz; Mikael Rothstein. Sheffield : Equinox Publishing Ltd, SW 11, 2016. p. 59-71.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook chapter

  11. 2015
  12. Published

    Kognitiv Religionsvidenskab. / Sørensen, Jesper; Nielbo, Kristoffer Laigaard.

    Religionsforskningen før og nu II: Nyere tid. ed. / Armin W. Geertz; Tim Jensen. Vol. 1 1. ed. København : Gyldendal, 2015. p. 469-509.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook chapter

  13. Published

    Magic and Ritual in an Age of Science. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Religion and Science as Forms of Life: Anthropological Insights into Reason and Unreason. ed. / Carles Salazar; Joan Bestard. New York : Berghahn Books, 2015. p. 62-84.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook chapter

  14. 2014
  15. Published

    Magi : Tænkepauser 20. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Aarhus Universitetsforlag, 2014. 60 p.

    Research output: CommunicationBook

  16. Published

    Does Goal-Demotion Enhance Cooperation? / Mitkidis, Panagiotis; Lienard, Pierre; Nielbo, Kristoffer Laigaard; Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Journal of Cognition and Culture, Vol. 14, No. 3-4, 2014, p. 263-272.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  17. Published

    Mystical experience in the lab. / Andersen, Marc Nicklas; Schjødt, Uffe; Nielbo, Kristoffer Laigaard; Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Method and Theory in the Study of Religion, Vol. 26, No. 3, 2014, p. 217-245.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  18. 2013
  19. Published

    Causal Uncertainty in Ritualized Behavior : Evidence of a Positive Event Segmentation Pattern. / Abell, Kristian Mørch; Schjødt, Uffe; Nielbo, Kristoffer Laigaard; Andersen, Marc Nicklas; Sørensen, Jesper.

    2013. Poster session presented at IACSR 2013 Berlin Conference on Sociale Cognition and Religion, Berlin, Germany.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewPoster

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  21. Published
  22. Published
  23. Published

    Cognitive resource depletion in religious interactions. / Schjødt, Uffe; Sørensen, Jesper; Nielbo, Kristoffer Laigaard; Xygalatas, Dimitris; Mitkidis, Panagiotis; Bulbulia, Joseph.

    In: Religion, Brain, and Behavior, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2013, p. 39-55.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  24. Published

    Collective-Goal Ascription Increases Cooperation in Humans. / Mitkidis, Panagiotis; Sørensen, Jesper; Nielbo, Kristoffer Laigaard; Andersen, Marc Nicklas; Lienard, Pierre.

    In: P L o S One, Vol. 8, No. 5, 2013.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  25. Published

    Er Mickey Mouse en gud? : Religion, guder og Mickey Mouse i lyset af religionsvidenskabelig kognitionsforskning. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Horisont: grundbog i religion. ed. / Allan Ahle; Lene Niebuhr Andersen; Annika Hvithamar; Tim Jensen. København : Gyldendal, 2013. p. 28-32.

    Research output: EducationBook chapter

  26. Published

    Hierarchical organization of segmentation in non-functional action sequences. / Nielbo, Kristoffer Laigaard; Schjødt, Uffe; Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Journal for the Cognitive Science of Religion, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2013, p. 71-97.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  27. Published

    Kognitiv Religionsvidenskab. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Religion og Psykologi. ed. / Birgit Andersen. Aarhus : Systime Academic, 2013.

    Research output: EducationBook chapter

  28. Published

    Magic. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Encyclopedia of Sciences and Religions. ed. / Anne L. C. Runehov; Lluis Oviedo. London : Springer Science+Business Media B.V., 2013. p. 1195-1202.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewEncyclopedia entry

  29. Published
  30. Published

    Prediction Error During Functional and Non-Functional Action Sequences : A computational Exploration of Ritual and Ritualized Event Processing. / Nielbo, Kristoffer Laigaard; Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Journal of Cognition and Culture, Vol. 13, No. 3-4, 2013, p. 347–365.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  31. Published

    The Experimental Study of Religion : or There and Back Again. / Sørensen, Jesper; Nielbo, Kristoffer Laigaard.

    In: Journal for the Cognitive Science of Religion, Vol. 1, No. 2, 2013, p. 215-232.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  32. Published

    The resource model and the principle of predictive coding: A framework for analyzing proximate effects of ritual. / Schjødt, Uffe; Sørensen, Jesper; Nielbo, Kristoffer Laigaard; Xygalatas, Dimitris; Bulbulia, Joseph; Mitkidis, Panagiotis.

    In: Religion, Brain, and Behavior, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2013, p. 79-86.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  33. Published

    Tools for Thought : The Ritual Use of Ordinary Tools. / Liénard, Pierre; Sørensen, Jesper.

    Origins of Religion, Cognition and Culture. ed. / Armin W. Geertz. Durham : Acumen Publishing Ltd, 2013. p. 341-364.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook chapter

  34. 2012
  35. Published
  36. Published

    Magic Reconsidered: Towards a Scientifically Valid Concept of Magic. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Defining Magic. ed. / Bernd-Christian Otto; Michael Stausberg. Equinox Publishing Ltd, SW 11, 2012.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook chapter

  37. Published

    Populærmagiens funktion i den gode historie. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    2012, video.

    Research output: EducationNet publication - Internet publication

  38. Published
  39. 2011
  40. Published

    Religion i laboratoriet. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Figenbladet, No. 53, 10.2011, p. 14-15.

    Research output: CommunicationContribution to newspaper - Feature article

  41. Published

    Michael Stausberg, ed., Contemporary theories of religion. a critical companion, Routledge, Abingdon, 2009. 309 sider, / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Religionsvidenskabeligt Tidsskrift, No. 57, 08.2011, p. 83-90.

    Research output: ResearchLiterature review

  42. Published

    Spontaneous processing of functional and non-functional action sequences. / Nielbo, Kristoffer Laigaard; Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Religion, Brain, and Behavior, Vol. 1, No. 1, 02.2011, p. 18-30.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  43. Published

    Fortidens sind : Hvad kan historiografien lære af kognitionsvidenskab og evolutionære studier? / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Religionsvidenskabeligt Tidsskrift, No. 56, 2011, p. 61-84.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  44. Published

    Past Minds : Present Historiography and Cognitive Science. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Past Minds: Studies in Cognitive Historiography. ed. / Luther H. Martin; Sørensen Jesper. London : Equinox Publishing Ltd, SW 11, 2011.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook chapter

  45. Published

    Preface. / Martin, Luther H.; Sørensen, Jesper.

    Past Minds: Studies in Cognitive Historiography. ed. / Luther H. Martin; Jesper Sørensen. London : Equinox Publishing Ltd, SW 11, 2011. p. xi-xiii.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewPreface/postscript

  46. Published

    Religionskritik og religionsvidenskab : Underminerer det videnskabelige studie af religion religiøse udsagns sandhedsprætentioner? / Sørensen, Jesper.

    At kortlægge religion: Grundlagsdiskussioner i religionsforskningen. ed. / Torben Hammersholt; Caroline Schaffalitzky de Muckadell. Vol. 1 1. ed. Højbjerg : Forlaget Univers, 2011. p. 137-157.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook chapter

  47. 2010
  48. Published

    Dávná mysl: Soucasná historiografie a kognitivní veda. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Religio, Vol. 18, No. 1, 2010, p. 3-29.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  49. Published
  50. Published

    Magic as a State of Mind? : Neurocognitive Theory and Magic in Early Modern Europe. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Magic, Ritual, and Witchcraft, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2010, p. 108-112.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  51. Published

    Religion : I människors medvetanden och samhällen. / Hammer, Olav; Sørensen, Jesper.

    1 ed. Lund : Studentlitteratur, 2010. 216 p.

    Research output: CommunicationBook

  52. Published

    Religion : I psyke og samfund. / Sørensen, Jesper; Hammer, Olav.

    1 ed. Århus : Århus Universitetsforlag, 2010. 227 p.

    Research output: CommunicationBook

  53. 2008
  54. Published

    Cognition and Religious Phenomena : A response to Håkan Rydving. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Temenos, Vol. 44, No. 1, 2008, p. 111-122.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  55. Published

    Guder, ånder og ritualer : Hvordan vores kognitive systemer former religiøse forestillinger og handlinger. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Religion. Tidsskriftet for Religionslærerforeningen for Gymnasiet og HF, No. 3, 2008, p. 51-60.

    Research output: ResearchJournal article

  56. Published

    Magic among the Trobrianders : Conceptual mapping in magical rituals. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Cognitive Semiotics, Vol. 2008, No. 3, 2008, p. 36-64.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  57. 2007
  58. Published

    A Cognitive Theory of Magic. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Walnut Creek : AltaMira Press, 2007.

    Research output: ResearchBook

  59. Published

    Acts that Work : A Cognitive Approach to Ritual Agency. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Method and Theory in the Study of Religion, Vol. 19, No. 3-4, 2007, p. 281-300.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  60. Published

    Ideernes epidemiologi og kulturens immunologi : Et forsvar for et kulturhistorisk forklaringsniveau. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Tidsskriftet Antropologi, No. 53, 2007, p. 5-16.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  61. Published

    Malinowski and Magical Ritual. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Religion, Anthropology, and Cognitive Science. ed. / Harvey Whitehouse; James Laidlaw. Durham, NC, USA : Carolina Academic Press, 2007. p. 81-104.

    Research output: ResearchBook chapter

  62. 2006
  63. Published

    Agents and Instruments in Judgements of Ritual Efficacy. / Sørensen, Jesper; Liénard, Pierre; Feeny, Chelsea.

    In: Journal of Cognition and Culture, Vol. 6, No. 3-4, 2006, p. 463-482.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  64. 2005
  65. Published

    Charisma, Tradition, and Ritual : A Cognitive Approach to Magical Agency. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Mind and Religion: Psychological and Cognitive Foundations of Religiosity. ed. / H Whitehouse; R.N McCauley. AltaMira Press, 2005. p. 167-186.

    Research output: ResearchBook chapter

  66. Published

    Karisma, ritual og magisk agens. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Fra Buddha til Beckham. ed. / P Götke; J Havelund; K Rasmussen. Syddansk Universitetsforlag, 2005. p. 127-142.

    Research output: ResearchBook chapter

  67. Published

    Komparation, kognition og religionsvidenskabelige prototyper : (eller hvorfor man sammenligner æbler og pærer). / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Religionsvidenskabens komparative udfordring. ed. / J Haviv; A Lisdorf; P Poulsen. Museum Tusculanum, 2005. p. 111-126.

    Research output: ResearchBook chapter

  68. Published

    Religion in Mind : A Review Article of the Cognitive Science of Religion. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Numen, Vol. 52, No. 4, 2005, p. 465-494.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  69. Published

    Ritual as Action and Symbolic Expression. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Genre and Ritual: The Cultural Heritage of Medieval Rituals. ed. / E Østrem; M.B Bruun; N.H Petersen; J Fleischer. Museum Tusculanum, 2005. p. 49-64.

    Research output: ResearchBook chapter

  70. Published

    The Problem of Magic : Or How Gibberish Becomes Efficacious Action. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Recherches Semiotiques - Semiotic Inquiry, Vol. 25, No. 1-2, 2005, p. 93-117.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  71. 2004
  72. Published

    Religion, Evolution and an Immunology of Cultural Systems. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Evolution and Cognition, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2004, p. 61-73.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  73. Published

    Theosophy : metaphors of the subject. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Temenos: Studies in Comparative Religion, Vol. 40, 2004.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  74. 2003
  75. Published

    Guder, ånder og ritualer : Hvordan hjernen former religiøse forestillinger. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Tidsskriftet Humanist, Vol. 3, 2003, p. 14-26.

    Research output: ResearchJournal article

  76. Published

    Hvad nu hvis (2)...? : En replik til Povl Götke. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Religion. Tidsskriftet for Religionslærerforeningen for Gymnasiet og HF, Vol. 4, 2003, p. 39-44.

    Research output: ResearchJournal article

  77. Published

    The Question of Ritual. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Scripta Instituti Donneriani Aboensis, Vol. XVIII, 2003, p. 207-220.

    Research output: ResearchJournal article

  78. 2002
  79. Published

    'The Morphology and Function of Magic' Revisited. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    Current Approaches in the Cognitive Study of Religion. ed. / Veikko Veikko Anttonen; Pÿsianen. Illka. London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2002. p. 172-202.

    Research output: ResearchBook chapter

  80. Published

    Anmeldelse af Cognitive Models and Spiritual Maps. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Chaos, Vol. 37, 2002, p. 184-7.

    Research output: ResearchJournal article

  81. Published

    Anmeldelse af Secular Theories on Religion. Red. Tim Jensen og Mikale Rothstein. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Religionsvidenskabeligt Tidsskrift, 2002.

    Research output: ResearchJournal article

  82. 2001
  83. Published

    Evolution og Religion. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Totem, 2001.

    Research output: ResearchJournal article

  84. Published

    Magi og rituel effikacitet - en kognitiv tilgang. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    In: Religionsvidenskabeligt Tidsskrift, Vol. 8, 2001, p. 59-71.

    Research output: ResearchJournal article

  85. 2000
  86. Published

    Den magiske illusion. / Sørensen, Jesper.

    2000.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook