Publications of the platform RaT and individual members

In this section you find information about publications edited by the platform as a whole and publications edited or written by single members of the platform.

In the first years of the platform´s work the research results were primarily published in the series "Religion and Transformation in Contemporary European Society" at the publishing company Vienna University Press bei Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht unipress (V&R unipress). Since 2012 already 11 volumes have been released. The series is edited by the members Kurt Appel, Christian Danz, Isabella Guanzini (instead of Angelika Walser), Richard Potz and Sieglinde Rosenberger.   

-> Link to the series "Religion and Transformation in Contemporary European Society" 


However, since September 2015 the research results are predominantly published in the open-access Interdisciplinary Journal for Religion and Transformation in Contemporary Society (J-RaT).
Three volumes have already been released at the publishing company Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht - Vienna University Press and are freely availabe at

-> More information about J-RaT