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New religious movements in global perspective
a study of religious change in the modern world
Peter B. Clarke.

Published 2005 by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Part I: Global perspective, new age, and society's response
New religious movements : a global perspective
The new age movement (NAM) : alternative or mainstream?
Accounting for hostility to new religious movements
Part II: New religions in the west
New religious movements in Europe
New religious movements in North America
New religious movements in Australia, New Zealand and Melanesia (New Guinea)
Part III: the new religions of the Middle-East, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean
New Islamic movements in North Africa and the Middle-East
New religious movements in Africa South of the Sahara
New religious movements in South and Central America and the Carribean
Part IV: new religions of South, Southeast and East Asia
New religious movements in South Asia (India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka)
NRMs in South East Asia (Thailand, Vietnam and Indonesia)
East Asia (1): Japanese new religious movements
East Asia (2): new religious movements in Japan, Taiwan and Korea
Part V: conclusions
Conclusion: the uncertain impact of old and new religions.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
BL98 .C53 2005

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
0415257476, 0415257484, 0203508335
LC Control Number
Library Thing

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