The Resource Legitimating new religions, James R. Lewis

Legitimating new religions, James R. Lewis

Label
Legitimating new religions
Title
Legitimating new religions
Statement of responsibility
James R. Lewis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, James R
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
BP603
LC item number
.L49 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cults
  • Psychology, Religious
  • Authority
Label
Legitimating new religions, James R. Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-259) and index
Contents
Part I : legitimating new religions -- 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 -- Part II : legitimating repression -- Atrocity tales as a delegitimation strategy -- Religious insanity -- The cult stereotype as an ideological resource -- Scholarship and the delegitimation of religion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 272 p.
Isbn
9780813533230
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003005987
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • 2038072-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2038072
  • (Sirsi) o51892655
  • (OCoLC)51892655
Label
Legitimating new religions, James R. Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-259) and index
Contents
Part I : legitimating new religions -- 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 -- Part II : legitimating repression -- Atrocity tales as a delegitimation strategy -- Religious insanity -- The cult stereotype as an ideological resource -- Scholarship and the delegitimation of religion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 272 p.
Isbn
9780813533230
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003005987
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • 2038072-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2038072
  • (Sirsi) o51892655
  • (OCoLC)51892655

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