To transcend mindsets is the highest of Donella Meadows' twelve levers. Transcendance is a term that often emerges in spiritual and political discourse.

The term transcend emerges especially in the peace movement and practices of peacemaking and harms reduction. For instance the concept of transformative justice and transformative learning involve transcending prior notions of restorative justice or rote learning.

External links of value include http://transcend.org - the movement founded by Johann Galtung.