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Cover of: Invented Religions by Carole M. Cusack
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April 3, 2013 | History
Cover of: Invented Religions by Carole M. Cusack

Invented Religions
Imagination, Fiction and Faith
Carole M Cusack

Published by Ashgate in Farnham, Surrey, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Imagination, Fiction and Faith 1
1 The Contemporary Context of Invented Religions 7
2 Discordianism: Chaos is a Goddess 27
3 The Church of All Worlds: Science Fiction, Environmentalism and a Holistic Pagan Vision 53
4 The Church of the SubGenius: Science Fiction Mythos, Culture Jamming and the Sacredness of Slack 83
5 Third-Millennium Invented Religions: Jediism, Matrixism and the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster 113
Conclusion: Imagination, Fiction and Faith Revisited 141

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class 306.609/045
Library of Congress BP603 .C88 2010

The Physical Object

Pagination p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library OL24438042M
ISBN 13 9780754667803, 9780754693604
LC Control Number 2010008295
OCLC/WorldCat 539086943

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April 3, 2013 Edited by Robin Lionheart oclc
April 3, 2013 Edited by Robin Lionheart Added new cover
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November 16, 2010 Created by ImportBot Initial record created, from Library of Congress MARC record.