Morten Axel Pedersen

Morten Axel Pedersen

Professor

Member of:

  • Copenhagen Center for Social Data Science (SODAS)


  1. Published

    Proportional Holism: Joking the Cosmos into the Right Shape in North Asia

    Willerslev, R. & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2010, Experiments in Holism: Theory and Practice in Contemporary Anthropology. Otto, T. & Bubandt, N. (eds.). Malden, Mass.: Blackwell Publishing, p. 262-278 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

  2. Published

    Technologies of the Imagination: An Introduction

    Sneath, D., Holbraad, M. & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2009, In : Ethnos. 74, 1, p. 5-30

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    "The Task of Anthropology is to Invent Relations": 2010 Meeting of the Group for Debates in Anthropological Theory: Proposing the Motion

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2012, In : Critique of Anthropology. 32, 1, p. 59-65 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Vi bebor mangfoldige verdener

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2013, In : Antropologi. 67, p. 35-40 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  5. Published

    Detaching the Spirits in Mongolia: A Post-relational Experiment

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2010.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    'Public' and 'private' markets in postsocialist Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2007, In : Anthropology of East Europe Review. 26, 1, p. 64-72 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  7. Published

    The Taiga Within: Topography and personhood in Northern Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2012, Wilderness Mythologies: Wilderness in the History of Religions. Feldt, L. (ed.). Leiden: Brill, p. 241-263 23 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Talismans of thought: Shamanist ontologies and extended cognition in Northern Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 30 Nov 2006, Thinking Through Things: Theorising Artefacts Ethnographically. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, p. 141-166 26 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Common Nonsense: A review of certain recent reviews of 'the'ontological turn'

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2012, In : Anthropology of This Century. 5

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  10. Published

    The Virtual Temple: The power of relics in Darhad Mongolian Buddhism

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2010, Representing Power in Modern Inner Asia: Conventions, Alternatives and Oppositions. Charleux, I., Delaplace, G., Hamayon, R. & Pearce, S. (eds.). Bellingham, WA: Western Washington University Press, p. 245-259 14 p. (Studies on East Asia, Vol. 31).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

  11. Published

    Trans-temporal hinges: Reflections on a comparative ethnographic study of Chinese infrastructural projects in Mozambique and Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel & Nielsen, M., 21 Jun 2013, In : Social Analysis: The International Journal of Anthropology. 57, 1, p. 122-142 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Talismans of thought: Shamanist ontologies and extended cognition in northern Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2007, Thinking through things: Theorising artefacts in ethnographic perspective. London: Routledge, p. 172-204

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

  13. Published

    Autoritet: Shamaner, præster og religiøs viden

    Pedersen, Morten Axel & Rubow, Cecilie, 2004, Viden om verden: En grundbog i antropologisk analyse. København: Hans Reitzels Forlag, p. 283-301

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterEducation

  14. Published

    Roads that Separate: Sino-Mongolian Relations in the Inner Asian Desert

    Pedersen, Morten Axel & Bunkenborg, Mikkel, 2015, Roads and Anthropology : Ethnography, Infrastructures, (Im)mobility. Dalakoglou, D. & Harvey, P. (eds.). Routledge, p. 97-112 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    Non-identity Politics

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2011, In : Common Knowledge. 17, p. 117-122 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    Not Quite Shamans: Spirit Worlds and Political Lives in Northern Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2011, Cornell University Press. 272 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  17. Published

    Multiplicity Minus Myth: Theorizing Darhad Perspectivism

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2007, In : Inner Asia. 9, 2, p. 311-328 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Anthropology of/as repetition

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 15 Mar 2019, In : History and Anthropology. 30, 2, p. 226-232

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    Comments to Candea: “Our division of the universe’: Making a space for the non-political in the anthropology of politics”

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2011, In : Current Anthropology. 52, 3, p. 325-326 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. Published

    Vi bebor mangfoldige verdener: For udsagnet

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 1 Jan 2013, Tidskriftet Antropologi. Kobenhavns Universitet, p. 35-40 6 p. (Tidskriftet Antropologi, Vol. 67).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    Editorial Introduction: Inner Asian Perspectivisms

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, Humphrey, C. & Empson, R., 2007, In : Inner Asia. 9, 2, p. 141-152 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Debt as an Urban Chronotrope in Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2017, In : Ethnos. Journal of Anthropology. 82, 3, p. 475-491 Special Issue: Urban TimesIMES .

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Respons

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 1 Jan 2013, Tidskriftet Antropologi. Kobenhavns Universitet, p. 67-79 13 p. (Tidskriftet Antropologi, Vol. 67).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  24. Published

    Tarrying with repression: Political anecdotes and social memory in Northen Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2006, In : Inner Asia. 8, p. 163-182

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    Inner Asian Perspectivism: Special Issue

    Pedersen, Morten Axel (ed.), Empson, R. (ed.) & Caroline, H. (ed.), 2007, Inner Asia. (Inner Asia; No. 2, Vol. 9).

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  26. Published

    Becoming what you are: faith and freedom in a Danish Lutheran movement

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 1 May 2018, In : Social Anthropology. 26, 2, p. 182-196 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  27. Published

    Kognition

    Pedersen, Morten Axel (ed.), Roebsstorff, A. (ed.) & Højbjerg, C. K. (ed.), 2006, Foreningen Stofskifte. 165 p. (Tidsskriftet for Antropologi).

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  28. Published

    Sibirien mellem himmel og jord

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 1995, På Rejse i Sibirien: tre danske ekspeditioners møde med Nordøstsibiriens jægere og nomader. Asmussen, I. H. (ed.). Århus: Moesgaard Museum, p. 32-37

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterCommunication

  29. Published

    At Home Away from Homes: Navigating the Taiga in Northern Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2009, Boundless Worlds: An Anthropological Approach to Movement. Kirby, P. W. (ed.). Oxford: Berghahn Books, p. 135-152 17 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

  30. Published

    Lost in transition: Fuzzy property and leaky selves in Ulaanbaatar

    Pedersen, Morten Axel & Højer, Lars, 2008, In : Ethnos. 73, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. Published

    Kollektive erindringsattituder i Mongoliet og Buriatien

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2001, In : Jordens Folk - Etnografisk Revy. 21, p. 42-52

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleCommunication

  32. Published

    Totemism, animism and North Asian indigenous ontologies

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2001, In : Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute (N.S.). 7, 3, p. 411-27 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  33. Published

    Networking the nomadic landscape: Place, power and decision making in Northern Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2003, Imagining Nature: Practices of Cosmology and Identity. Århus: Aarhus Universitetsforlag, p. 238-259

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

  34. Published

    Islands of Nature: Insular Objects and Frozen Spirits in Northern Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2013, Anthropology and Nature. Hastrup, K. (ed.). Routledge, p. 96-107 12 p. (Routledge Studies in Anthropology; No. 14).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  35. Published

    Roads that Separate: Sino-Mongolian Relations in the Inner Asian Desert

    Pedersen, Morten Axel & Bunkenborg, Mikkel, 14 Sep 2012, In : Mobilities. 7, 4, p. 555-569 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  36. Published

    Commentary on Fausto, C. "Feasting on people: Eating animals and humans in Amazonia"

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2007, In : Current Anthropology. 48, 4, p. 518-19

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearch

  37. Published

    Tame from within. Landscapes of the religious imagination among the Darxads of Northern Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2007, The Mongolia-Tibet Interface: Opening New Research Terrains in Inner Asia. Leiden: Brill, p. 175-196 21 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

  38. Published

    Transitional Cosmologies: Shamanism and Postsocialism in Northern Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2014, Framing Cosmologies: The Anthropology of Worlds. Abrahamson, A. & M. H. (eds.). Manchester University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  39. Published

    Where is the centre? Nomadic and sedentary topographies in the Shishged Darxad political economy

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2005, Mongols from country to city: Floating boundaries, pastorialism and city life in the Mongol lands. København/London: NIAS Press, p. Kap. 7

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

  40. Published

    Digitally different

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 24 Mar 2016, In : Cultural Anthropology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleCommunication

  41. Published

    Anm. af :  V. Strang: Uncommon Ground: Cultural Landscapes and Environmental Values

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 1997, In : Cambridge Anthropology. 20, 1-2, p. 180-183

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearch

  42. Published

    Introduction: Times of Security

    Pedersen, Morten Axel & Holbraad, M., 2013, Times of Security: Ethnographies of Fear, Protest, and the Future. Holbraad, M. & Pedersen, M. A. (eds.). Routledge, p. 1-27 28 p. (Routledge Studies in Anthropology; No. 12).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  43. Published

    'The Soul of the Soul is the Body': Rethinking the Soul through North Asian Ethnographies

    Pedersen, Morten Axel & Willerslev, R., 2012, In : Common Knowledge. 18, 3, p. 464-486 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  44. Published

    Trans-temporal Hinges: Reflections on an Ethnographic Study of Chinese Infrastructural Projects in Mozambique and Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel & Nielsen, M., 2013, In : Social Analysis: The International Journal of Anthropology. 57, 1, p. 122-142 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. Published

    The Fetish of Connectivity

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2013, Objects and Materials: A Routledge Companion. Evans, G., Silva, E. & Thoburn, N. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 197-207 10 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  46. Published

    In the Hollow of the Taiga: Landscape, Prominence and Humour among the Shishged Darxads of Northern Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2002, University of Cambridge, Faculty of Archeology and Anthropology. 259 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportPh.D. thesis

  47. Published

    A Day in the Cadillac: The Work of Hope in Urban Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2012, In : Social Analysis: Journal of Cultural and Social Practice. 56, 2, p. 136-151 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  48. Published

    Nordøstsibiriens oprindelige folk

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 1995, På Rejse i Sibrien: Tre danske ekspeditioners møde med Nordøstsibiriens jægere og nomader. Asmussen, I. H., Damm, A., Pedersen, M. & Willerslev, R. (eds.). Moesgaard Museum, p. 12-19 8 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterCommunication

  49. Published

    Humor, shamanisme og tid i det nordlige Mongoliet

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2003, Spor af tid. Århus: Aarhus Universitetsforlag, 15 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

  50. Published

    Shamanic Spirits in Transition: Shamanism as Political Cosmology

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2011.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  51. Published

    Shamanism in Eurasia: A Mongolian Case Study in a Comparative Light

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2014, Routledge Handbook on Religions in Asia. Salemink, O. & Turner, B. (eds.). Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  52. Published

    Incidental connections: Freedom and urban life in Mongolia

    Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2018, Recovering the Human Subject: Freedom, Creativity and Decision. Laidlaw, J., Bodenhorn, B. & Holbraad, M. (eds.). Cambridge University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  53. Published

    Epi-pro-logue: An anthropological theory of distortion

    Nielsen, M. & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 1 Jan 2017, Distortion: Social Processes beyond the Structured and Systemic. Routledge, p. 165-173 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  54. Published

    Infrastructural Imaginaries: Collapsed Futures in Mozambique and Mongolia

    Nielsen, M. & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2015, Reflections on imagination: human capacity and ethnographic method. Ashgate, p. 237-262 25 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  55. Published

    Transversal collaboration: an ethnography in/of computational social science

    Madsen, Mette My, Blok, Anders & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2018, Ethnography for a Data-saturated World. Manchester: Manchester University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  56. Published

    Interpreting Strathern's ‘unconscious’ critique of ontology

    Lebner, A., Heywood, P., Franklin, S. & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2017, In : Social Anthropology. 25, 2, p. 221-233 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  57. Published

    Comparative Relativism: Symposium on an Impossibility: Temanummer: Common Knowledge vol. 17 no. 1 2011

    Jensen, C. B. (ed.), Pedersen, Morten Axel (ed.) & Winthereik, B. R. (ed.), 2011, Duke University Press. 204 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  58. Published

    Urban Hunters: Dealing and Dreaming in Times of Transition

    Højer, Lars & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2019, Yale University Press. 288 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  59. Published

    Planet M: The Intense Abstraction of Marilyn Strathern

    Holbraad, M. & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2009, In : Anthropological Theory. 9, 4, p. 371-394 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  60. Published

    PLANETA M: A ABSTRAÇÃO INTENSA DE MARILYN STRATHERN

    Holbraad, M. & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2011, In : Revista Conexões Parciais. 1, 1, 38 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  61. Published

    Times of Security: Ethnographies of Fear, Protest, and the Future

    Holbraad, M. (ed.) & Pedersen, Morten Axel (ed.), 2013, London: Routledge. 239 p. (Routledge Studies in Anthropology; No. 12).

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  62. Published

    The Ontological Turn: An Anthropological Exposition

    Holbraad, M. & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2017, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 351 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  63. Published

    The Politics of Ontology

    Holbraad, M. (ed.) & Pedersen, Morten Axel (ed.), 13 Jan 2014

    Research output: Other contributionNet publication - Internet publicationCommunication

  64. Published

    Technologies of the Imagination: Special issue

    Holbraad, M. (ed.) & Pedersen, Morten Axel (ed.), 2009, 1: Ethnos, Journal of Anthropology. 140 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  65. Published

    Planet M: The Intense Abstraction of Marilyn Strathern

    Holbraad, M. & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2009, In : Cambridge Anthropology. 28, 3, p. 43-65 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  66. Published

    Revolutionary Securitization: An Anthropological Extension of Securitization Theory

    Holbraad, M. & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2012, In : International Theory . 4, 2, p. 165-197 33 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  67. Published

    The Politics of Ontology: Anthropological Positions

    Holbraad, M., Pedersen, Morten Axel & Viveiros de Castro, E., 13 Jan 2014, In : Cultural Anthropology Online.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  68. Published

    Planet M: The intense abstraction of Marilyn Strathern

    Holbraad, M. & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 1 Dec 2009, In : Anthropological Theory. 9, 4, p. 371-394 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  69. Published

    Dybere, bedre og mere komplekst: Antropologien som moralsk identitetsprojekt

    Gorm Hansen, B., Cullen, J. M., Pedersen, Morten Axel & Mogensen, Hanne Overgaard, 2018, In : Tidsskriftet Antropologi. 77, p. 135-141 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  70. Published

    The Ethnographic Expedition 2.0: Resurrecting the Expedition as a Social Scientific Research Method

    Bunkenborg, Mikkel & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2012, Scientists and Scholars in the Field: Studies in the History of Fieldwork and Expeditions. Nielsen, K. H., Harbsmeier, M. & Ries, C. J. (eds.). Aarhus: Aarhus Universitetsforlag, p. 415-429 15 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  71. Published
  72. Published

    Stitching together the heterogenous party: A complementary social data science experiment

    Blok, Anders, Carlsen, Hjalmar Alexander Bang, Jørgensen, T. B., Madsen, Mette My, Ralund, Snorre & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2017, In : Big Data & Society. p. 1-15

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  73. Published

    Complementary Social Science? Quali-Quantitative Experiments in a Big Data World

    Blok, Anders & Pedersen, Morten Axel, 2014, In : Big Data & Society. 1, 2, p. 1-6 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  74. Published

    På Rejse i Sibirien: tre danske ekspeditioners møde med Nordøstsibiriens jægere og nomader

    Asmussen, I. (ed.), Dam, A. (ed.), Pedersen, Morten Axel (ed.) & Willerslev, R. (ed.), 1995, Århus: Moesgaard Museum. 61 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

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