Religion was and continues to be a driving force in the globalizing world. It impacts political, social and economic spheres as well as the ecology of our planet. This website is dedicated to my historical research on the nexus between religion and globalization. It focuses on my current research on the historical relationship between religion and climate change.


Interview on the missionary map exhibition we launched on the website of the Special Collections Department of the Library of Utrecht University:
Interview on New Books Network about the book I wrote with Gijs Rommelse, The Dutch in the Early Modern World: History of a Global Power (Cambridge University Press, 2019) on