Last edited by Mazutilar
Sunday, November 29, 2020 | History

4 edition of Cults in context found in the catalog.

Cults in context

readings in the study of new religious movements

by

  • 397 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Canada,
  • United States.,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Cults -- United States.,
    • Cults -- Canada.,
    • United States -- Religion.,
    • Canada -- Religion.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Lorne L. Dawson.
      ContributionsDawson, Lorne L., 1954-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2525 .C86 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 468 p. :
      Number of Pages468
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL362775M
      ISBN 100765804786
      LC Control Number98022986


Share this book
You might also like
Selected stories

Selected stories

Worst-case planning for a nuclear-capable North Korea

Worst-case planning for a nuclear-capable North Korea

history of the early church to A.D. 500

history of the early church to A.D. 500

Color Aerial Photography in the Pl Sc and Related Fields

Color Aerial Photography in the Pl Sc and Related Fields

Twists and turns and tangles in math and physics

Twists and turns and tangles in math and physics

DICC Idiom Espan X

DICC Idiom Espan X

Growth and mortality of two groups of oysters, (Crassostrea virginica Gmelin)

Growth and mortality of two groups of oysters, (Crassostrea virginica Gmelin)

Bibles, theological treatises, and other religious literature 1491-1700 at the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, Victoria University, Toronto

Bibles, theological treatises, and other religious literature 1491-1700 at the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, Victoria University, Toronto

Anhydrous ammonia

Anhydrous ammonia

Youth Care Cards-Volunteer Appreciation

Youth Care Cards-Volunteer Appreciation

Cheneys of Banbury 1767/1967.

Cheneys of Banbury 1767/1967.

Higher Education sector

Higher Education sector

Rich. Baxters account given to his reverend brother Mr T. Blake of the reasons of his dissent from the doctrine of his exceptions in his late treatise of the covenants.

Rich. Baxters account given to his reverend brother Mr T. Blake of the reasons of his dissent from the doctrine of his exceptions in his late treatise of the covenants.

Cults in context Download PDF EPUB FB2

1st Edition Published on Aug by Routledge In the face of the increasingly variegated ideological landscape of contemporary America, cults have becom Cults in Context: Readings in the Study of New Religious Movements - 1. Cults in Context surveys the descriptive typologies, theories, and data accumulated by sociologists and psychologists studying new religious movements over the last twenty years.

It serves to defuse many popular fears and misconceptions about cults, allowing the reader to develop a more reasonable and tolerant understanding of the people who Format: Paperback. Cults in Context: Readings in the Study of New Religious Movements - Kindle edition by Dawson, Lorne.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Cults in Context: Readings in the Study of New Religious by: 9. DOI link for Cults in Context. Cults in Context book. Readings in the Study of New Religious Movements.

Cults in Context. DOI link for Cults in Context. This chapter discusses an old problem in the sociology of religion: what accounts for the rise and evolution of religious groups in society.

It reviews briefly what sociologists have Cited by: 5. DOI link for Cults in Context. Cults in Context book. Readings in the Study of New Religious Movements. Cults in Context. DOI link for Cults in Context. Cults in Context book. Readings in the Study of New Religious Movements.

By Lorne Dawson. Edition 1st Edition. First Published Cited by: 1. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Religious power assumes many strikingly different forms, which are often regarded as unique, unrelated, and even mutually exclusive. Religion in Context, however, adopts a holistic approach and argues that these apparently contradictory mystical experiences are in fact part of a web of mutually defining and sustaining elements.

Stressing the importance of rigorous social. Cults Inside Out provides a practical and accessible synthesis of both relevant research and working experience regarding destructive carefully connects and footnotes the most relevant and meaningful research.

This page book includes more than 1, research footnotes with an page bibliography and 15 page index. Beginning in the s, cults became the object of sociological study in the context of the study of religious behavior.

From the s the Christian countercult movement has opposed some sects and new religious movements, and it labelled them. Good.

Cults in Context: Readings in the Study of New Religious Movements. Binding: Paperback. Weight: Lbs. Product Group: Book.

Istextbook: No. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, /5(6). Must-Read Books About Life in Cults and Oppressive Religious Sects Elizabeth Allen As you may have realized from my last piece, I love to settle down with a piping hot cup of coffee, snuggle into some fuzzy blankets and proceed to be stricken blind with white hot rage and righteous indignation.

Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung: Cults in context book Physical Format: Online version: Cults in context. Toronto: Canadian Scholars' Press, (OCoLC) Priests and Cults in the Book of the twelve Edited by lena-sofia tiemeyer.

their research and their findings in the wider context of the Book of the Twelve. Due to their content, the books of Hosea and Joel, as well as the Haggai-Malachi corpus, have received the most attention.

Other books, where the cult is at most. Nameless Cults: Historical Context This book of esoteric lore written by Friedrich von Juntz is also known as Unaussprechlichen Kulten and the Black Book. Much of my information comes written works by Robert E. Howard’s short stories, " the Black Stone", "the Thing on the Roof", "the Hoofed Thing" and H.P.

Lovecraft’s "Out of the Aeons.". comprehending cults Download comprehending cults or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get comprehending cults book now.

This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Cults. Academic Store; Apologetics; Displaying items of view all results. Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next. Add To Cart Add To Wishlist.

The Kingdom of the Cult, 6th edition: The Definitive Work on the Subject. Walter Martin. Walter Martin. Bethany House / / Hardcover. $ Retail: $ Save 50% ($).

For me, the most fascinating aspects of the book were hearing about the groups I have certainly heard of before but never thought about in the context of being cult- like as well as the prethC cults and even ancient "cults." But again when I hear about the ins and outs of groups acting so long ago I am especially interested in sources.

Buy Cults in Context: Readings in the Study of New Religious Movements 1 by Dawson, Lorne (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on Author: Lorne Dawson. Providing ready responses to common arguments, this book uses Scripture and logic to expose inconsistencies in their doctrines.

Includes a summary of Mormon beliefs. pages, softcover from Kregel. Mormons Answered Verse by Verse By John Farkas / Baker Books (and other cults) cite incorrectly or out of context. Cults in context: readings in the study of new religious movements, Transaction Publishersp.ISBN ^ Robbins, Thomas.

In Gods we trust: new patterns of religious pluralism in America, Transaction Publishersp.ISBN He is the author of Comprehending Cults: The Sociology of New Religious Movements () and, Reason, Freedom and Religion (), and the editor of Cults in Context ().

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title/5(30). A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. A Survey of Cults and World Religions Galatians 6 I marvel that you are turning away so soon from Him who called you in the grace of Christ, to a different gospel, 7 which is not another; but there are some who trouble you and want to pervert the gospel of Christ.

8 But even if we, or an angel from heaven, preach any other gospel to you thanFile Size: 1MB. The respected book Kingdom of the Cults, Another distinguishing factor of cults is the way they twist the Bible and interpret it incorrectly.

Many cults take verses out of context, combine passages that aren't relevant to each other, and use incorrect definitions of theological terms. “A psychological portrait of the sitting president, whom the author considers a master of mind control.

Having been a longtime member of Sun Myung Moon’s Unification Church and now an apostate, Hassan (Freedom of Mind: Helping Loved Ones Leave Controlling People, Cults, and Beliefs,etc.), the director of the Freedom of Mind Resource Center, is an authority on.

Readable and reliable to a wide cross-section of Christians - from teachers and pastors to lay believers trying to understand and witness to their neighbors - this book sets the standard for cults reference books during the next decade.

A Better Understanding. Encountering the Cultist. Psychological Conditioning Process. The Riddle of Semantics. Description - Cults in Context by Lorne L. Dawson In the face of the increasingly variegated ideological landscape of contemporary America, cults have become the focus of public controversy.

The growth of new religions has been matched by the development of an organized and vocal opposition, the anti-cult movement. Introduction The fourth volume of Sects, Cults and New Religions contains articles and chapters about how people engage with relationships in new religions, with emphasis on sexual and family.

He is the author of Comprehending Cults: The Sociology of New Religious Movements () and, Reason, Freedom and Religion (), and the editor of Cults in Context (). Bibliographic information Title/5(3). There is no dispute that ``the word'' is referring to Jesus.

Jehova's Witnesses say, that this verse only says that Jesus is ``a'' God - notice the fine twist in the meaning of the word ``God'' - but I checked the Greek and that clearly says that ``and God was the Word'' is the only correct rly HebrewsJohnetc.

cannot be translated differently. An Example From Religion. Those who deal primarily with the sociological characteristics of groups and movements usually find little to nothing in Mormonism and the Mormon Church that would cause them to apply the term ‘cult’ — because their evaluation is based largely on how the group or movement acts, rather than on what it beliefs.

But Christian theologians consider. "Cults" examines the prophecies and practices of these controversial groups, the essence of their appeal and the experiences of those who were once members.

The main part of the book is taken up with modern cults, but this is set in context by the coverage of 2/5(2). A short Maxine Hong Kingston biography describes Maxine Hong Kingston's life, times, and work.

Also explains the historical and literary context that influenced The Woman Warrior. 1 Introduction to the Study of Cults Let me begin with a quote from y {2 Now the Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and doctrines of devils; Speaking lies in hypocrisy; having their conscience seared with a hot Size: 85KB.

Robert Schroëder places 50 ancient and modern cults—from Osiris and the Knights Templar to the Branch Davidian, Hellfire Clubs, Manson “family,” Jonestown, Concerned Christians, Jesus Army, Rajneeshis, and The Apotheosis of Elvis—in historical and cultural context, tracing their existence back to the earliest days of mankind.

Cults' insularity and distrust of society sometimes lead to violent conflicts with the law. In in Jonestown, Guyana, followers of Jim Jones killed a U.S. congressman who was investigating Jones, and then Jones and more than others committed mass suicide.

In a gunfight near Waco, Tex., between federal officers and David Koresh and. This list is taken from ' Essential Cult Books: The Ultimate Guide' by Gina Mckinnon and Steve Holland available in the link below 4, users 39, views from. But David, from the start, grew up with that kind of context of interpreting the Bible.

The Book of Revelation and the Book of Daniel are absolutely the key texts within that tradition, in terms. A broad-ranging, balanced and clearly organized collection of readings. Includes coverage of topical issues, such as the brainwashing controversy, and cults in cyberspace.

Section introductions by the editor situate the nature, value, and relevance of the selected readings in context of current discussions. I know this topic has been widely discussed in this forum over the years, but I don't think very many Apostolic Oneness have articulated their view very well when considering the context of this subject in the Book of Acts.

Many Apostolic Oneness have made claims that speaking in tongues is mandatory for salvation. In other. If it still seems hard to understand, think about this process in a different context.

It is precisely how any extremist group works, not just cults. Cult tactics are employed by charismatic leaders to indoctrinate their followers and grow their cause. A perfect example of this is the rise of Hitler in the 20th : Taylor Markarian.Cult: A Theological Definition Alan Gomes in "Unmasking The Cults" -- part of the volume Zondervan Guide to Cults and Religious Movements, of which he is the editor -- provides a theological definition of the term cult from an orthodox, evangelical Christian point of view.The seven main sections of the book each begin with an introduction by the editor giving the context and outlining the contribution of each chapter.

Articles by Eileen Barker and James Richardson set the tone in the first section by emphasizing the contested nature of the study of NRMs, one in which sociologists have not generally controlled.