A Pocket Guide to Sects and New Religions

A Pocket Guide to Sects and New Religions

4 (3 ratings by Goodreads)
  • Paperback
By (author) 

List price: US$9.38

Currently unavailable

We can notify you when this item is back in stock

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

New religious movements are a subject of increasing interest and relevance in our multi-cultural society. This handy little book offers a concise overview of about 40 of the main sects and new religious movements that have come to prominence in the western world in recent years. These include: * The Church of Scientology * Falun Gong * The Mormons * Jehovah's Witnesses * The Unification Church * Christian Science * The Family (Children of God) * Satya Sai Baba Society * Paganism * UFO Religions.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 125 x 179 x 16mm
  • Lion Hudson Plc
  • Lion Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • 0745951597
  • 9780745951591

About Nigel Scotland

Nigel Scotland is Field Chair in the School of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Gloucestershire. His most recent publications include Sectarian Religion in Contemporary Britain (2000), Good and Proper Men: Lord Palmerston and the Bench of Bishops (2000), and Charismatics and the New Millennium (2000).show more

Rating details

3 ratings
4 out of 5 stars
5 0% (0)
4 100% (3)
3 0% (0)
2 0% (0)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X