Continuity and Change in the Austronesian Transition to Islam and Christianity

@inproceedings{Reid2006ContinuityAC,
  title={Continuity and Change in the Austronesian Transition to Islam and Christianity},
  author={Anthony J. Reid},
  year={2006}
}
Commercial links and a common orientation towards maritime trade continued to bind Southeast Asian Austronesian communities together in historical times, and the spread of Islam is regarded as a consequence of these cultural ties. Islam required many changes in traditional Austronesian social and religious practices, as did Christianity, but the strength of… CONTINUE READING