The Oxford Handbook of New Religious Movements
Edited by Professor James R. Lewis
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Oxford Handbook of New Religious Movements by Professor James R. Lewis
Book DescriptionThe study of New Religious Movements (NRMs) is one of the fastest-growing areas of religious studies. This Handbook covers the current state of the field and breaks new ground. Its contributors are drawn equally from sociology and religious studies and include both established scholars and "rising stars" in the field. The core chapters deal with such central issues as conversion, the brainwashing debate, millennialism, and modernization. Another section deals with NRM subfields such as neopaganism, satanism, and UFO religions. The final section considers NRMs in global perspective.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780195149869
(253mm x 183mm x 43mm)
Imprint: Oxford University Press Inc
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
Publish Date: 15-Jan-2004
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Professor James R. Lewis
Oxford Handbook of New Religious Movements, Hardback (June 2016)
In this second volume, James R. Lewis and Inga B. Tollefsen bring together established and rising scholars of New Religious Movements Studies for a collection that expands upon the topics covered in the first volume of The Oxford Handbook of New Religious Movements and incorporates new theoretical approaches.
Invention of Satanism, Hardback (December 2015)
Written by three experts in the field, The Invention of Satanism examines contemporary religious Satanism as the product of historical, ideological, and social processes.
Nordic Neoshamanisms, Hardback (February 2015)» View all books by Professor James R. Lewis
This book proposes that the drive for religiosity and experiences of the sacred are far from lost in contemporary western societies. The contributors' objective is to explore the myriad of ways late modern shamanism is becoming more vital and personally significant to people, communities, and economies in Nordic countries.
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Author Biography - Professor James R. Lewis
James R. Lewis is Associate Professor of Religion, University of Tromso, Norway.
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