Religious conversions in forced migration: Comparative cases of Afghans in India and Iranians in Turkey

  title={Religious conversions in forced migration: Comparative cases of Afghans in India and Iranians in Turkey},
  author={Sebnem Koser Akcapar},
  journal={Journal of Eurasian Studies},
  pages={61 - 74}
  • S. Akcapar
  • Published 10 January 2019
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Eurasian Studies
This article examines closely the crucial link between religious conversions of two groups of refugees from Islam to Evangelism by taking up the cases of Afghan and Iranian refugees in India and in Turkey, respectively. India hosts many refugees from different parts of the world despite the absence of international protection laws, whereas Turkey is the country hosting the highest number of refugees since 2015, mainly due to the Syrian conflict. In this article, I first analyze the reasons why… 
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