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The Resource Cults in our midst, Margaret Thaler Singer with Janja Lalich ; foreword by Robert Jay Lifton

Cults in our midst, Margaret Thaler Singer with Janja Lalich ; foreword by Robert Jay Lifton

Label
Cults in our midst
Title
Cults in our midst
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Thaler Singer with Janja Lalich ; foreword by Robert Jay Lifton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
291.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BP603
LC item number
.S56 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Cults in our midst, Margaret Thaler Singer with Janja Lalich ; foreword by Robert Jay Lifton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-370) and index
Contents
Defining cults -- Brief history of cults -- Process of brainwashing, psychological coercion, and thought reform -- What's wrong with cults? -- Recruiting new members -- Physiological persuasion techniques -- Psychological persuasion techniques -- Intruding into the workplace -- Threat of intimidation -- Rescuing the children -- Leaving the cult -- Recovery: coming out of the pseudopersonality
Control code
ocm31170479
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 381 p.
Isbn
9780787900519
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
94033598
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
836202
Label
Cults in our midst, Margaret Thaler Singer with Janja Lalich ; foreword by Robert Jay Lifton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-370) and index
Contents
Defining cults -- Brief history of cults -- Process of brainwashing, psychological coercion, and thought reform -- What's wrong with cults? -- Recruiting new members -- Physiological persuasion techniques -- Psychological persuasion techniques -- Intruding into the workplace -- Threat of intimidation -- Rescuing the children -- Leaving the cult -- Recovery: coming out of the pseudopersonality
Control code
ocm31170479
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 381 p.
Isbn
9780787900519
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
94033598
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
836202

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