Casting Faiths

Imperialism and the Transformation of Religion in East and Southeast Asia
Author(s): 
DuBois, Thomas David
ISBN: 
9780230221581
Date published: 
April 2009
Hardback
Price: 
£55.00

How did European imperialism shape the ideas and practices of religion in East and Southeast Asia? Casting Faiths brings together eleven scholars to show how Western law, governance, education and mission shaped the basic understanding of what religion is, and what role it should play in society.