Balik -Islam: Christian converts to Islam in the Philippines, c. 1970-98

  title={Balik -Islam: Christian converts to Islam in the Philippines, c. 1970-98},
  author={Luis Q. Lacar},
  journal={Islam and Christian–Muslim Relations},
  pages={39 - 60}
  • Luis Q. Lacar
  • Published 1 January 2001
  • Education
  • Islam and Christian–Muslim Relations
Religious conversion, the process of adopting religious doctrines, beliefs, rituals and practices of another group or of convincing others to adopt one's religious doctrines, beliefs, rituals and practices, is a phenomenon that occurs in all social settings almost on a daily basis. As an area of investigation, religious conversion has received considerable attention during the last three decades. James, Starbuck, Stark and Rambo may be considered the pioneering investigators of this phenomenon… 
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