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I. Social Sciences – II. History – III. Migration and Christianization – IV. Practical Theology

I. Social Sciences

The term migration refers to the movements of individuals and groups. It is a universal phenomenon, historically and geographically. International migration increased substantially during the 19th and 20th centuries, thanks to the worldwide expansion of colonialism as well as improved transportation systems and inform…

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Reuter, Astrid, Brechtken, Magnus, Ludwig, Frieder and Dallmann, Hans-Ulrich, “Migration”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 04 March 2021 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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