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The Resource Legitimating new religions, James R. Lewis, (electronic resource)

Legitimating new religions, James R. Lewis, (electronic resource)

Label
Legitimating new religions
Title
Legitimating new religions
Statement of responsibility
James R. Lewis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Lewis, James R
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
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  • Cults
  • Psychology, Religious
  • Authority
Label
Legitimating new religions, James R. Lewis, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-259) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Religious experience and the origins of religion -- Native American prophet religions -- Jesus in India and the forging of tradition -- Science, technology, and the Space Brothers -- Anton Lavey, the Satanic Bible, and the Satanist tradition -- Heaven's Gate and the legitimation of suicide -- The authority of the long ago and the far away -- Atrocity tales as a delegitimation strategy -- Religious insanity -- The cult stereotype as an ideological resource -- Scholarship and the delegitimation of religion
Control code
ebr10075364
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 272 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Legitimating new religions, James R. Lewis, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-259) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Religious experience and the origins of religion -- Native American prophet religions -- Jesus in India and the forging of tradition -- Science, technology, and the Space Brothers -- Anton Lavey, the Satanic Bible, and the Satanist tradition -- Heaven's Gate and the legitimation of suicide -- The authority of the long ago and the far away -- Atrocity tales as a delegitimation strategy -- Religious insanity -- The cult stereotype as an ideological resource -- Scholarship and the delegitimation of religion
Control code
ebr10075364
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 272 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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