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The Resource Cults in our midst, Margaret Thaler Singer with Janja Lalich ; foreword by Robert Jay Lifton

Cults in our midst, Margaret Thaler Singer with Janja Lalich ; foreword by Robert Jay Lifton

Label
Cults in our midst
Title
Cults in our midst
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Thaler Singer with Janja Lalich ; foreword by Robert Jay Lifton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Singer, Margaret Thaler
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BP603
LC item number
.S56 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lalich, Janja
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cults
  • Psychology, Religious
  • Persuasion (Psychology)
  • United States
Label
Cults in our midst, Margaret Thaler Singer with Janja Lalich ; foreword by Robert Jay Lifton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-370) and index
Contents
Defining cults -- Brief history of cults -- Process of brainwashing, psychological coercion, and thought reform -- What's wrong with cults? -- Recruiting new members -- Physiological persuasion techniques -- Psychological persuasion techniques -- Intruding into the workplace -- Threat of intimidation -- Rescuing the children -- Leaving the cult -- Recovery: coming out of the pseudopersonality
Control code
31170479
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxiv, 381 p.
Isbn
9780787900519
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
94033598
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Cults in our midst, Margaret Thaler Singer with Janja Lalich ; foreword by Robert Jay Lifton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-370) and index
Contents
Defining cults -- Brief history of cults -- Process of brainwashing, psychological coercion, and thought reform -- What's wrong with cults? -- Recruiting new members -- Physiological persuasion techniques -- Psychological persuasion techniques -- Intruding into the workplace -- Threat of intimidation -- Rescuing the children -- Leaving the cult -- Recovery: coming out of the pseudopersonality
Control code
31170479
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxiv, 381 p.
Isbn
9780787900519
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
94033598
Other physical details
ill.

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