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New Religious Movements
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Jamie Cresswell, Bryan Wilson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Routledge

New Religious Movements: Challenge & Response is the most comprehensive, wide-ranging study on the global impact of new religions. * New religions discussed include Hare Krishna, Sikh Dharma, The Unification Church, The Church of Scientology, The Jesus People and Wicca. * Focuses on the rise of new religious movements in
Sexuality and New Religious Movements
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: J. Lewis, Henrik Bogdan
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-12 - Publisher: Springer

Issues relating to sexuality, eroticism and gender are often connected to religious beliefs and practices, but also to prejudices against and fear of religious groups that adopt alternative approaches to sexuality. This is especially apparent in connection with new religious movements, which many times find themselves accused by the media
Researching New Religious Movements
Language: de
Pages: 446
Authors: Elisabeth (University of Warwick Arweck, UK), Elisabeth Arweck
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Psychology Press

This cutting-edge analysis of American and European new religious movements explores the controversies between religious groups and the majority interests which oppose them. It asks how modern societies can best respond to new religious movements,
The Future of New Religious Movements
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: David G. Bromley, Phillip E. Hammond, New Ecumenical Research Association (Unification Theological Seminary)
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: Mercer University Press

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New Religious Movements and Counselling
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Sarah Harvey, Silke Steidinger, James A. Beckford
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-14 - Publisher: Routledge

There are many different ways in which minority religions and counselling may interact. In some cases there can be antagonism between counselling services and minority religions, with each suspecting they are ideologically threatened by the other, but it can be argued that the most common relationship is one of ignorance