Religious Abuse

Religious Abuse

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Religious abuse refers to any abuse that is administered under the guise of religion and can include psychological trauma, harassment or humiliation on the basis of a victim's religion. Abuse can also include misuse of religion for selfish, secular, or ideological ends such as abuse of a clerical position to perpetrate non-religiously motivated abuse, such as in the Catholic sex abuse cases.Religious abuse includes any form of religious violence, including human sacrifice and violent initiation rites. One specific meaning of the term "religious abuse" refers to psychological harm or manipulation inflicted on a person by using teachings or doctrines of that person's religion.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 141g
  • Plicpress
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136266431
  • 9786136266435