Religious and Spiritual Groups in Modern America (2nd Edition)
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Religious and Spiritual Groups in Modern America (2nd Edition) by Robert S. Ellwood

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Religion: general,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Religious Cults,
  • Textbooks,
  • Religion,
  • United States,
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Religion / General,
  • General,
  • 1960-,
  • Cults,
  • Sects

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9298803M
ISBN 100137730454
ISBN 109780137730452

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This book is a fairly brief (about pgs) survey of various modern religious/spiritual groups originating in America. Many of the groups are labeled as "cults" by the authors, which they define as, "a group offering an alternative to the dominant spiritual tradition, which is small, has authoritative and charismatic leadership, offers powerful subjective experiences which meet personal needs /5.   Religious and Spiritual Groups in Modern America book. DOI link for Religious and Spiritual Groups in Modern America. Religious and Spiritual Groups in Modern America book. By Robert Ellwood This text explores the major new or unconventional religions and spiritual movements in America that exist outside the Judeo-Christian tradition. Cited by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction: in search of new religious movements --The several meanings of "cult" --The history of an alternative reality in the west --New vessels for the ancient wisdom: groups in the theosophical and Rosicrucian traditions --The descent of the mighty ones: spiritualism and UFO . Get this from a library! Religious and spiritual groups in modern America. [Robert S Ellwood] -- Discusses the deviancy from Judaeo-Christian teachings and practices found in America and examines the role and impact of religious movements that have emerged in modern times.

2nd Edition Published on October 1, by Routledge This text explores the major new or unconventional religions and spiritual movements in America that exist Religious and Spiritual Groups in Modern America - 2nd Edition - Rober. Religious and Spiritual Groups in Modern America. DOI link for Religious and Spiritual Groups in Modern America. Religious and Spiritual Groups in Modern America book. By Robert Ellwood, Harry Partin. Edition 2nd Edition. First Published eBook Published 3 November Pub. location New York. Imprint Routledge. Religious and Spiritual Groups in Modern America by Robert S. Ellwood pages , New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, Inc,   Religious and spiritual groups in modern America Item Preview remove-circle Religious and spiritual groups in modern America by Ellwood, Robert S., ; Partin, Harry B. (Harry Baxter) Publication date Internet Archive Books. Scanned in Pages:

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