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Cults in America

Willa Appel

Cults in America

programmed for paradise /Willa Appel.. --

by Willa Appel

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Published by Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, c1983. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cults -- United States,
  • United States -- Religion -- 1960-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index. Bibliography: p. 187-193.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination204 p. ;
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20828639M

    Members of the Worldwide Church of God read, daydream, and color in coloring books in the Church’s headquarters in Pasadena, Calif., Jan. 24, George Brich/ Ap Images Another characteristic of cult life is the absence of authentic self expression. Cults have a powerful unifying mono ‘cult-ure.’. Some terrifying cults are so well-known they can be described with a single word: Manson, Waco, Jeffs, Jonestown. Others may not be as iconic—at least in America—but still provide plenty of.

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      Peggy Riley's debut novel Amity & Sorrow is a fierce but compassionate look at nature vs. nurture through the lens of a polygamous cult. Riley, who took inspiration from a photograph of a burning.   More than people, many of them children, died in a mass murder-suicide in by drinking cyanide-laced punch at the order of cult leader Jim Jones. J Oliver Conroy. Sat 17 Nov EST Author: J Oliver Conroy.


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