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Religious Conversion

  • By: Detlef Pollack
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Religious conversion is the term for the practice of individuals or groups to renounce their allegiance to one religious tradition and to accept another. It is the primary way that religious traditions have expanded globally. Although every religious tradition ...

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