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Volume 12 • Number 2

June 2015

Editor's Message

FORUM: Religious Conversion Across Cultures

Introduction: A Working Typology of Cross-Cultural Religious Interaction
Guest Editor: David Lindenfeld
Converting the Khan: Christian Missionaries and the Mongol Empire
by Timothy May
Plow for Islam: Central Asia and Sufi Culture
by Jacqueline Swansinger
A Working Typology of Cross-Cultural Religious Interaction as Applied to the Yoruba
by David Lindenfeld
Missionary Institutions in China as Sites of Conversion
by Sue Gronewold
Some Tears of Religious Aspiration: Dynamics of Korean Suffering in Post-War Seoul, South Korea
by Jin-Heon Jung


Toleration in the World History of Religions
by Alan Kramer
Team Teaching an Interdisciplinary Course: a History and a Science Teacher and their Students Collaborate on Learning Big History Together
by James A. Diskant and Ulpiano Frederick A. Pontillas
Religious Conversion in Universal Religions in the Pre-modern era: A Mini-Reader
by Michael McInneshin
Teaching the Global Twentieth Century Through the History of the Automobile
by Karen Robert
Religious Missions, Conversion: Internet Resources
by John Maunu

Book Reviews

Jerry Brotton, A History of the World in Twelve Maps
by Michael McInneshin
Ross E. Dunn and Laura J. Mitchell, Panorama: A World History
by Susan Douglass
Barry Cunliffe, Britain Begins
by Thomas Rushford
Aaron Shatzman, The Old World, the New World and the Creation of the Modern World, 1400–1650: An Interpretative History
by Stefan Halikowski Smith
Books available for review
Jerry H. Bentley Dedicated to Jerry H. Bentley

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