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The Resource Are cults a serious threat?, Katherine Swarts, book editor

Are cults a serious threat?, Katherine Swarts, book editor

Label
Are cults a serious threat?
Title
Are cults a serious threat?
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Swarts, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Essays discuss the incidence of violence and mass suicide among cult members and society's negative view of small religious groups
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
209
Index
index present
LC call number
BP603
LC item number
.A74 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Swarts, Katherine
Series statement
  • At issue.
  • At issue. Religion
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Cults
Label
Are cults a serious threat?, Katherine Swarts, book editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0617/2006022974.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 90-97) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Authorities provoke some cult mass deaths
  • William Norman Grigg
  • Cults are corruptions of legitimate religions
  • Ron Rhodes
  • Anti-cult laws are a threat to religious freedom
  • Moira Shaw
  • Anti-cult prejudice denies minority religions a fair hearing
  • James R. Lewis
  • Cults foster us-versus-them attitudes
  • Arthur J. Deikman
  • Cults are prone to crime and violence
  • The threat of a cult depends on the observer's worldview
  • Eugene V. Gallagher
  • Robert L. Snow
  • Cults are no more violent than other religious groups
  • David G. Bromley and J. Gordon Melton
  • Cults brainwash their members
  • Margaret Thaler Singer
  • Mass suicide can be the logical outcome of a cults religious belief
  • Dereck Daschke and W. Michael Ashcraft
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9780737723595
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006022974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm70668685
  • (OCoLC)70668685
Label
Are cults a serious threat?, Katherine Swarts, book editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0617/2006022974.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 90-97) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Authorities provoke some cult mass deaths
  • William Norman Grigg
  • Cults are corruptions of legitimate religions
  • Ron Rhodes
  • Anti-cult laws are a threat to religious freedom
  • Moira Shaw
  • Anti-cult prejudice denies minority religions a fair hearing
  • James R. Lewis
  • Cults foster us-versus-them attitudes
  • Arthur J. Deikman
  • Cults are prone to crime and violence
  • The threat of a cult depends on the observer's worldview
  • Eugene V. Gallagher
  • Robert L. Snow
  • Cults are no more violent than other religious groups
  • David G. Bromley and J. Gordon Melton
  • Cults brainwash their members
  • Margaret Thaler Singer
  • Mass suicide can be the logical outcome of a cults religious belief
  • Dereck Daschke and W. Michael Ashcraft
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9780737723595
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006022974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm70668685
  • (OCoLC)70668685

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