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The Oxford handbook of new religious movements. Volume II / edited by James R. Lewis and Inga Tøllefsen.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Description:
1 online resource.
Series:
Oxford handbooks online. [More in this series]
Summary note:
The study of new religious movements (NRMs) is one of the fastest-growing areas of religious studies. This handbook covers the current state of the field, with contributions drawn equally from scholars of sociology and religious studies.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Target audience:
Specialized.
Source of description:
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on July 4, 2016).
Contents:
Categorizing Religious Organizations / David G. Bromley -- Conversion / George D. Chryssides -- Charisma and Authority in New Religious Movements / Erin Prophet -- Disaffiliation and New Religious Movements / Sean Currie -- Seekers and Subcultures / James R. Lewis -- Quantitative Approaches to New Religions / Margrethe Løøv -- Psychology and New Religious Movements / John A. Saliba -- As It Was in the Beginning / David G. Bromley -- The North American Anticult Movement / Anson Shupe -- The Christian Countercult Movement / Douglas E. Cowan -- Legal Dimensions of New Religions / James T. Richardson -- Brainwashing and 'Cultic Mind Control' / James R. Lewis -- From Jonestown to 9/11 and Beyond / Rebecca Moore -- Conspiracy Theories and New Religious Movements / Asbjørn Dyrendal -- Satanic Ritual Abuse / James R. Lewis -- Cult Journalism / Nicoles S. Ruskell, James R. Lewis -- Invention in 'New New' Religions / Carole M. Cusack -- Children in New Religions / Sanja Nilsson -- Media, Technology, and New Religious Movements / Shannon Trosper Schorey -- New Religions and Science / Jeremy Rapport -- Gender and New Religions / Inga Tøllefsen -- Sex and New Religions / Megan Goodwin -- Occulture and Everyday Enchantment / Christopher Partridge -- Rituals and Ritualization in New Religions Movements / Mikael Rothstein -- The Mythic Dimensions of New Religious Movements / Diana G. Tumminia -- Religious Experiences in New Religious Movements / Olav Hammer -- New Religious Movements and Scripture / Eugene V. Gallagher -- Material Religion / Jessica Moberg -- Hagiography / Mikael Rothstein -- Millennialism / Jean-François Mayer -- What Does God Need with a Starship? / Erik A. W. Östling -- Late Modern Shamanism in a Norwegian Context / Trude Fonneland -- Modern Religious Satanism / Jesper Aagaard Petersen -- Western Esotericism and New Religious Movements / Henrik Bogdan -- The New Age / Liselotte Frisk, Ingvild Sælid Gilhus, Siv Ellen Kraft -- The Study of Paganism and Wicca / Kaarina Aitamurto, Scott Simpson -- Native American Prophet Religions / James R. Lewis, Ellen Dobrowolski.
Subject(s):
CultsHistory20th century [Browse]
Other title(s):
  • Handbook of new religious movements
  • New religious movements
ISBN:
9780190466206 (ebook) :
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