Cults, religion, and violence [electronic resource] / edited by David G. Bromley, J. Gordon Melton.
Contributor(s): Bromley, David G | Melton, J. Gordon | American Council of Learned Societies.Material type: TextSeries: ACLS Humanities E-book.Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c2004Description: xx, 249 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.Other title: Cults, religion & violence.Subject(s): Violence -- Religious aspects | CultsAdditional physical formats: No titleOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2013. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.