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Published: 18 September 2008

316 Pages | 14 black and white halftones, 6 maps


ISBN: 9780199548224

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Religious Transformation in South Asia

The Meanings of Conversion in Colonial Punjab

Christopher Harding

Oxford Historical Monographs

  • Engaging study of Protestant and Catholic missionary activity in colonial India
  • Places mass conversion movements in context of social aspirations and colonial policy
  • Draws extensively on little-used primary sources, including the archives of the Belgian Capuchins