The A to Z of New Religious Movements

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Scarecrow Press, Jan 1, 2006 - Religion - 389 pages
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Alongside the older and more established religions, there are hundreds, indeed, thousands more, which have recently emerged. These 'new religious movements' or NRMs_for lack of a better name_are not only numerous, they are also extremely varied and stem from a wide array of sources.
  

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Contents

The Dictionary
25
B
48
C
68
D
103
E
113
F
126
G
142
H
152
O
243
P
250
R
258
S
278
T
319
V
340
W
344
Y
356

I
166
J
175
K
184
L
197
M
208
N
228
Glossary
361
Bibliography
367
Index
371
About the Author
389
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About the author (2006)

George D. Chryssides is Senior Lecturer in Religious Studies at the University of Wolverhampton, England. He has acted as Consultant on New Religious Movements to the United Reformed Church in England, and served for several years as Chair of the Board for the Centre for the Study of New Religious Movements at Selly Oak Colleges, Birmingham, England.

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