The Resource Cults, religion, and violence, edited by David G. Bromley, J. Gordon Melton, (electronic book)

Cults, religion, and violence, edited by David G. Bromley, J. Gordon Melton, (electronic book)

Label
Cults, religion, and violence
Title
Cults, religion, and violence
Statement of responsibility
edited by David G. Bromley, J. Gordon Melton
Title variation
Cults, religion & violence
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
NyNyACL
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • theses
  • bibliography
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  • Bromley, David G
  • Melton, J. Gordon
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  • Violence
  • Cults
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Cults, religion, and violence, edited by David G. Bromley, J. Gordon Melton, (electronic book)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Violence and religion in perspective / David G. Bromley and J. Gordon Melton -- Dramatic denouements / David G. Bromley -- Challenging misconceptions about the new religions-violence connection / J. Gordon Melton and David G. Bromley -- Sources of volatility in religious movements / Thomas Robbins -- Crises of charismatic legitimacy and violent behavior in new religious movements / Lorne L. Dawson -- Public agency involvement in government-religious movement confrontations / Stuart A. Wright -- Watching for violence: a comparative analysis of the roles of five types of cult-watching groups / Eileen Barker -- Mass suicide and the Branch Davidians / John R. Hall -- Occult masters and the Temple of Doom: the fiery end of the Solar Temple / Massimo Introvigne and Jean-François Mayer -- Dramatic confrontations: Aum Shinrikyô against the world / Ian Reader -- Making sense of the Heaven's Gate suicides / Robert W. Balch and David Taylor -- Lessons from the past, perspective for the future / J. Gordon Melton and David G. Bromley
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MIU01000000000000012317745
Dimensions
24 cm.
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unknown
Extent
xx, 249 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
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unknown
Other physical details
ill.
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unknown
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Cults, religion, and violence, edited by David G. Bromley, J. Gordon Melton, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Violence and religion in perspective / David G. Bromley and J. Gordon Melton -- Dramatic denouements / David G. Bromley -- Challenging misconceptions about the new religions-violence connection / J. Gordon Melton and David G. Bromley -- Sources of volatility in religious movements / Thomas Robbins -- Crises of charismatic legitimacy and violent behavior in new religious movements / Lorne L. Dawson -- Public agency involvement in government-religious movement confrontations / Stuart A. Wright -- Watching for violence: a comparative analysis of the roles of five types of cult-watching groups / Eileen Barker -- Mass suicide and the Branch Davidians / John R. Hall -- Occult masters and the Temple of Doom: the fiery end of the Solar Temple / Massimo Introvigne and Jean-François Mayer -- Dramatic confrontations: Aum Shinrikyô against the world / Ian Reader -- Making sense of the Heaven's Gate suicides / Robert W. Balch and David Taylor -- Lessons from the past, perspective for the future / J. Gordon Melton and David G. Bromley
Control code
MIU01000000000000012317745
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xx, 249 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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