New OA Book on Experiencing Religion

Cover of the book.A new article compilation Histories of Experience in the World of Lived Religion, edited by Sari Katajala-Peltomaa and Raisa Maria Toivo (Palgrave Macmillan 2022) has been published! The articles written by HEX researchers present a longitudinal analysis of lived religion and advancement of the concept of experience within historical studies. What does longue durée analysis of lived religion reveal about societal cohesion? And what is experience as a process or societal structure?

The book is published open access; to read and download the articles, please go to the publisher’s website at