Religious Conversion: An African Perspective


Editor: Brendan Carmody; 2015

ISBN:978 9982 24 096 3; pp276


This collection of mostly already published texts on conversion in Africa is intended primarily for students of anthropology and the history of religion.  It discusses the Horton thesis that religious change results from social transformation and includes chapters by Robin Horton, Humphrey Fisher and Richard Gray. It also has chapters on Zambia by Elizabeth Colson, W Van Binsbergen, Austin Cheyeka and Felix Phiri.


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