Cults in Our Midst

In this newly revised edition of her definitive work on cults, Singer reveals what cults really are and how they work, focusing specifically on the coercive persuasion techniques of charismatic leaders seeking money and power.

Cults in Our Midst

Cults in Our Midst

Cults today are bigger than ever, with broad ramifications for national and international terrorism. In this newly revised edition of her definitive work on cults, Singer reveals what cults really are and how they work, focusing specifically on the coercive persuasion techniques of charismatic leaders seeking money and power. The book contains fascinating updates on Heaven's Gate, Falun Gong, Aum Shinrikyo, Hare Krishna, the Reverend Sun Myung Moon, and the connection between cults and terrorism in Al Queda and the PLO.

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Cults in Our Midst
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Margaret Thaler Singer
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-04-11 - Publisher: Jossey-Bass

Cults today are bigger than ever, with broad ramifications for national and international terrorism. In this newly revised edition of her definitive work on cults, Singer reveals what cults really are and how they work, focusing specifically on the coercive persuasion techniques of charismatic leaders seeking money and power. The
Cults in Our Midst
Language: en
Pages: 373
Authors: Margaret Thaler Singer, Janja Lalich
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-10-08 - Publisher: Jossey-Bass

Explains how to recognize cults, and argues that cults are infiltrating the workplace in the guise of training programs and workshops.
Cults in Our Midst
Language: en
Pages: 381
Authors: Margaret Thaler Singer, Janja Lalich
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-03 - Publisher: Jossey-Bass

Argues that cults are becoming more dangerous and are infiltrating the workplace in the guise of training programs and workshops, and explains how to recognize cults
Cults in Our Midst
Language: en
Pages: 397
Authors: Margaret Thaler Singer
Categories: Brainwashing
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

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Encyclopedic Handbook of Cults in America
Language: en
Pages: 407
Authors: J. Gordon Melton, Melton J. Gordon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Covers the history, founders, beliefs, and literature of over five hundred nonconventional and alternative religious movements