Author: James R. Lewis

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199715954

Category: Religion

Page: 464

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Scientology is arguably the most persistently controversial of all contemporary New Religious Movements. James R. Lewis has assembled an unusually comprehensive anthology, incorporating a wide range of different approaches. In this book, a group of well-known scholars of New Religious Movements offers an extensive and evenhanded overview and analysis of all of these aspects of Scientology, including the controversies to which it continues to give rise.
Culture and Crisis Communication
Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: Amiso M. George, Kwamena Kwansah-Aidoo
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-09 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A collection of case studies from nonwestern countries that offers an analysis of the significant role culture plays in crisis communication Culture and Crisis Communication presents an examination of how politics, culture, religion, and other social issues affect crisis communication and management in nonwestern countries. From intense human tragedy to
Angels as Warriors in Late Second Temple Jewish Literature
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Aleksander R. Michalak
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Mohr Siebeck

Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Trinity College Dublin, 2011.
Revolt in the Stars
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Andreas M. B. Gross
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-07 - Publisher:

Half of the book is the science fiction thriller "Revolt in the Stars," ascribed to L. Ron Hubbard and hereby published for the first time. The other half explores the truth of the story. The Swiss engineer and researcher Andreas M. B. Gross connects the points. As an auditor and
Burma in Revolt
Language: en
Pages: 604
Authors: Bertil Lintner
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-05-01 - Publisher: Silkworm Books

In 1948, Burma was a promising young democracy with a bustling free market economy and a standard of living that surpassed nearly all of its other Asian neighbours. Fifty years later, Burma is one of the poorest nations in the world, with a military dictatorship in Rangoon and 50,000 armed
The Movie Guide
Language: en
Pages: 1208
Authors: James Monaco
Categories: Motion pictures
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Perigee Trade

From The Big Sleep to Babette's Feast, from Lawrence of Arabia to Drugstore Cowboy, The Movie Guide offers the inside word on 3,500 of the best motion pictures ever made. James Monaco is the president and founder of BASELINE, the world's leading supplier of information to the film and television