eBook Historical Dictionary of New Religious Movements, 2nd Edition

  • George D. Chryssides Wolverhampton University
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  • ISBN-10: 0810879670
  • ISBN-13: 9780810879676
  • DDC: 299.9303
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 446 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released April 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Overview

In this newly updated second edition of the HISTORICAL DICTIONARY OF NEW RELIGIOUS MOVEMENTS, George D. Chryssides traces the rise and development of new religious movements throughout the world.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Historical Dictionary.
Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies, and Movements.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Editor’s Foreword.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Acronyms and Abbreviations.
Chronology.
Introduction.
1: About-Picard Law.
2: Adhyatmik Ishwariya Vishwa Vidyalaya.
3: Aetherius Society.
4: African Church Incorporated.
5: African Independent Churches.
6: African Initiated Churches.
7: Agon Shu.
8: Ahmadiyya.
9: Akashic Records.
10: Aladura.
11: Alamo Christian Ministries.
12: American Family Foundation.
13: Amritananda (Amma).
14: Amway.
15: Ananda Marga.
16: Ancient Mystical Order of the Rosy Cross.
17: Angels.
18: Anthroposophy.
19: Anticult Movement.
20: Apologetics.
21: Apostles of Infinite Love.
22: Applewhite, Marshall.
23: Aquarian Foundation.
24: Aquarian Gospel of Jesus the Christ, The.
25: Arcane School.
26: Arica.
27: Armstrong, Herbert W..
28: Art of Living Foundation.
29: Arthurian Myths.
30: Arya Samaj.
31: Asahara, Shoko.
32: Ásatrú.
33: Ashtar Command.
34: Assemblies of God.
35: Assemblies of Yahweh (1).
36: Assemblies of Yahweh (2).
37: Association for Research and Enlightenment.
38: Association of Sananda and Sanat Kumara.
39: Association of Unity Churches.
40: Astara.
41: Aum Shinrikyo.
42: Aurobindo, Sri.
43: Avatara Adi Da.
44: Ayyavazhi.
45: Bahá’í.
46: Bailey, Alice.
47: Bainbridge, William Sims.
48: Barker, Eileen.
49: Bawa Muhaiyaddeen Fellowship.
50: Beckford, James A..
51: Bennett, John G..
52: Berg, David Brandt.
53: Berry, Harold J..
54: Besant, Annie.
55: Beshara.
56: Black Elk.
57: Blavatsky, Helena Petrovna.
58: Body, The.
59: Bonewits, Phillip Emmons Isaac.
60: Brahma Kumaris.
61: Brahmachari/Brahmacharini.
62: Brainwashing.
63: Branch Davidians.
64: Branham, William Marrion.
65: Breatharians.
66: Brethren.
67: British Israel.
68: British Orthodox Church.
69: Brotherhood of the Cross and Star.
70: Bruderhof.
71: Brunton, Paul.
72: Buchman, Frank Nathan Daniel.
73: Budapest, Zsuzsanna Emese.
74: Buddhism.
75: Bugbrooke Jesus Fellowship.
76: Builders of the Adytum.
77: Bussho-Gonenkai.
78: Calvary Chapel.
79: Candomblé.
80: Cao Dai.
81: Cargo Cults.
82: CARP (Collegiate Association for the Research of Principles).
83: Castaneda, Carlos.
84: CAUSA.
85: Cayce, Edgar.
86: Celestial Church of Christ.
87: Centers Network.
88: Cerullo, Morris.
89: CESNUR.
90: Chaitanya.
91: Chakras.
92: Channeling.
93: Chaos Magic.
94: Charismatic Leadership.
95: Charismatic Movement.
96: Chen Tao.
97: Cherubim and Seraphim.
98: Chinmayananda, Swami.
99: Chinmoy, Sri.
100: Ch’ondogyo.
101: Christadelphians.
102: Christian Apologetics and Research Ministry.
103: Christ Apostolic Church.
104: Christ the Savior Brotherhood.
105: Christian Community Church.
106: Christian Conservative Churches of America.
107: Christian Identity Church.
108: Christianity.
109: Christian Reformed Church in North America.
110: Christian Science.
111: Christian World Liberation Front.
112: Church of All Worlds.
113: Church of Bible Understanding.
114: Church of God International.
115: Church of Jesus Christ at Armageddon (Love Israel).
116: Church of Jesus Christ Christian, Aryan Nations.
117: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
118: Church of Mercavah.
119: Church of the Creator.
120: Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster.
121: Church of the Living Word.
122: Church of the Lord (Aladura).
123: Church of Satan.
124: Church of the Subgenius.
125: Church of the Universe.
126: Church of World Messianity.
127: Church Universal and Triumphant.
128: Cohen, Andrew.
129: Community of Christ.
130: Concerned Christians.
131: Conclavism.
132: Confraternity of Deists.
133: Conservative Judaism.
134: Cooke, Grace.
135: Countercult Movement.
136: Course in Miracles, A..
137: Covenant of the Goddess.
138: Covenant of Unitarian Universalist Pagans.
139: Covenant, the Sword, and the Arm of the Lord, The.
140: Creativity Movement.
141: Creme, Benjamin.
142: Crossroads Movement.
143: Crowley, Aleister.
144: Cult.
145: Cult Apologist.
146: Cult Awareness Network.
147: Cyberchurches.
148: Damanhur.
149: Davis, Andrew Jackson.
150: Deprogramming.
151: Destructive Cult.
152: Dianetics.
153: Dianic Wicca.
154: Di Mambro, Joseph.
155: Discipling.
156: Discordianism.
157: Divine Light Mission.
158: Divine Principle.
159: Doomsday Cult.
160: Dorje Shugden.
161: Dowling, Levi H..
162: Dresser, Julius.
163: Druidism.
164: Eckankar.
165: Eddy, Mary Baker.
166: Elan Vital.
167: Emerson, Ralph Waldo.
168: Emin.
169: Emissaries of Divine Light.
170: Engaged Buddhism.
171: Enquete Commission on Sects.
172: Enroth, Ronald M..
173: Erhard Seminar Training.
174: Esalen Institute.
175: Essene Church of Christ.
176: Essene Fellowship of Peace.
177: Essenes.
178: Essenes of Arkashea.
179: Eternal Flame Foundation.
180: Ethiopians.
181: Evans, Warren Felt.
182: Exclusive Brethren.
183: Exegesis.
184: Exit Counseling.
185: FAIR.
186: Faith Tabernacle (1).
187: Faith Tabernacle (2).

Meet the Author

Author Bio

George D. Chryssides

George Chryssides is Senior Lecturer in Religious Studies at the University of Wolverhampton. He has published extensively in a variety of journals and is the author of three books.