Publication: Vasilios Makrides (ed.) 'Orthodox Christianity and Modernity'


journal coverKHK Visiting Research Fellow Vasilios Makrides has edited a collection of articles under the title 'Orthodox Christianity and Modernity: Perspectives from Erfurt and Other Research Projects.' The collection has been published as a special issue of the Taylor & Francis journal Religion, State and Society.


  • Makrides, Vasilios N. "Orthodox Christianity, Modernity and Postmodernity: Overview, Analysis and Assessment." doi:10.1080/09637494.2012.760229 (free access).
  • Grigore, Mihai-D. "Ruling Christian; Neagoe Basarab and the Beginning of ‘Political Proto-Modernity’ in Sixteenth-century Wallachia: a Case Study." doi:10.1080/09637494.2012.692929.
  • Rimestad, Sebastian. "Modernising Church Life: the Case of the Interwar Orthodox Churches in Estonia and Latvia." doi:10.1080/09637494.2012.710080.
  • Staab, Nicolai. "Anti-Modern without being Non-Modern? Attitudes to Modernity in the Writings of Nichifor Crainic and Dumitru Stăniloae in the Interwar Period." doi:10.1080/09637494.2012.727576.
  • Georgiogakis, Stamatios. "Modern and Traditional Tendencies in the Religious Thought of the Russian and Greek Diaspora from the 1920s to the 1960s." doi:10.1080/09637494.2012.715043.
  • Fajfer, Łukasz. "The 'Garden of the Virgin Mary' meets the Twenty-First Century: the Challenge of Technology on Mount Athos." doi:10.1080/09637494.2012.714659.
  • Richters, Katja. "The Russian Orthodox Church and Medvedev's Modernisation Policy: Allies or Foes?" doi:10.1080/09637494.2012.713783.
  • Buchenau, Klaus. "Anti-Europeanism in the Balkans, Anti-Americanism in Latin America: a Comparison." doi:10.1080/09637494.2012.727323.
  • Fokas, Effie. "'Eastern' Orthodoxy and 'Western' Secularisation in Contemporary Europe (with Special Reference to the Case of Greece)." doi:10.1080/09637494.2012.754269.

Full title:

Makrides, Vasilios N., ed. "Orthodox Christianity and Modernity: Perspectives from Erfurt and Other Research Projects." Special issue, Religion, State and Society 40, no. 3-4 (2012).