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Nova Religio (2020) 24 (1): 130–131.
Published: 29 July 2020
...Scott Lowe Prem Rawat and Counterculture: Glastonbury and New Spiritualities . By Ron Geaves . Bloomsbury Academic , 2020 . 248 pages. $115.00 cloth; ebook available. © 2020 by The Regents of the University of California 2020 of psychedelic use; a new lexicon/proposed vocabulary...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (2): 137–138.
Published: 01 November 2019
... © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 Counterculture Crossover: Growing Up in the Love Family . By Rachel Israel . Life Story Press , 2018 . 631 pages. $25.00 paper; ebook available. Clearly intended for lay readers, the book nevertheless will help any...
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Nova Religio (2017) 20 (4): 144–145.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Susannah Crockford © 2017 by The Regents of the University of California 2017 The New Age in the Modern West: Counterculture, Utopia and Prophecy from the Late Eighteenth Century to the Present Day . By Nicholas Campion . Bloomsbury , 2015 . 271 pages. $114.00 cloth; $35.96 paper...
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Nova Religio (2016) 20 (1): 104–105.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Jodie Ann Vann © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 The Wizard and the Witch: Seven Decades of Counterculture, Magick, and Paganism . By John C. Sulak . Llewellyn Worldwide , 2014 . 410 pages. $24.99 paper; ebook available. Ukrainian Paganism for the sake of...
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Nova Religio (2016) 19 (3): 111–113.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Joseph Alter © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Selling Yoga: From Counterculture to Pop Culture . By Andrea R. Jain . Oxford and New York : Oxford University Press , 2014 . 240 pages. $99.00 cloth; $19.95 paper; $9.99 Kindle. The Muslim Brotherhood is...
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Nova Religio (2014) 17 (3): 125–127.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Deborah Halter © 2014 by The Regents of the University of California 2014 How the Hippies Saved Physics: Science, Counterculture, and the Quantum Revolution . By David Kaiser . W.W. Norton , 2011 . xxvi + 372 pages. $26.95 cloth , $17.95 paper. view that the ultimate meaning of a...
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Nova Religio (2018) 21 (4): 123–125.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Dawn Hutchinson © 2018 by The Regents of the University of California 2018 The Gnostic New Age: How A Countercultural Spirituality Revolutionized Religion from Antiquity to Today . By April D. DeConick . Columbia University Press , 2016 . 380 pages. $35.00 cloth; ebook available...
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Nova Religio (2006) 9 (3): 136–138.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Mark Oppenheimer ©© 2006 by The Regents of the University of California Knocking on Heaven s Door: American Religion in the Age of Counterculture. By Mark Oppenheimer. Yale University Press, 2003. ix + 284 pages. $30.00 cloth. Adding to a recent flurry of scholarship addressing American...
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Nova Religio (2000) 4 (1): 147–148.
Published: 01 October 2000
... ©© 2000 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. 2000 The ABC-CLIO Companion to the 1960s Counterculture in America. By Hamilton Neil A. . ABC-CLIO , 1997 . 386 pages. $60.00 cloth . 147 Book Reviews The ABC-CLIO Companion to the 1960s...
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Nova Religio (2018) 22 (1): 34–58.
Published: 01 August 2018
... processes used by ISKCON members in the United States as they strategically sought to align the practices, goals and beliefs of the movement with the unconventional interests and perspectives of recruits from the 1960s counterculture. The alignment processes described here represent attempts to gain the...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (1): 5–13.
Published: 01 August 2019
... countercultural California group the Brotherhood of the Sun, which operated a series of highly successful food businesses in the 1970s and 1980s, and which he situates within a tradition of mindful food production and consumption. Constance Elsberg’s study of food practices and food entrepreneurship in Yogi...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (1): 60–88.
Published: 01 August 2019
... its Sunburst Farms are largely missing from scholarly work on organic food, communes, and new religions. This article remedies these absences by situating the Brotherhood of the Sun, Sunburst Farms, and Sunburst Natural Foods within the contexts of countercultural new religious movements, back-to-the...
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Nova Religio (2019) 22 (3): 8–35.
Published: 01 February 2019
... the imagined perfect Other, held considerable appeal for counterculture seekers disenchanted with mainstream cultures. While many Buddhist groups played upon these stereotypes to enhance their image and support recruitment, one new Buddhist movement—the Friends of the Western Buddhist Order—went...
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Nova Religio (2015) 19 (2): 30–48.
Published: 01 November 2015
... around the year 2012. As such expectations became a more well-established commodity in countercultural circles, the associated dates were eventually incorporated into a variety of conspiracy narratives. Each innovator of 2012 conspiracism adapted this dating scheme into his or her own context in a manner...
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Nova Religio (2010) 13 (4): 22–42.
Published: 01 May 2010
... New Age spirituality and American countercultural values with Hasidism, a mystical movement within Judaism dating back to the eighteenth century. The result is a new syncretistic Jewish culture and practice. At two English-speaking yeshivas, one in Jerusalem and the other in Bat Ayin in the West Bank...
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Nova Religio (2015) 19 (1): 25–44.
Published: 01 August 2015
... surprising in contemporary curanderismo . This essay traces the history of how shamanism first entered the New Age counterculture in the 1970s by way of spiritually curious and enterprising anthropologists and later influenced contemporary Mexican American curanderas/os . Mexican American and other Latino/a...
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Nova Religio (2020) 24 (1): 129–130.
Published: 29 July 2020
.... Scott Lowe, University of Wisconsin Eau Claire Prem Rawat and Counterculture: Glastonbury and New Spiritualities. By Ron Geaves. Bloomsbury Academic, 2020. 248 pages. $115.00 cloth; ebook available. Ron Geaves structures his book around the intriguing premise that Prem Rawat (b. 1957, AKA Guru Maharaj...
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Nova Religio (2020) 24 (1): 105–107.
Published: 29 July 2020
... mainstream Western culture in the hope of producing an ethical and moral shift in the structures that underlie that culture. As such, the movement the author describes is countercultural and the book demonstrates a disciplined focus on investigating a few narrow ques- tions: What is the mindfulness movement...
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Nova Religio (2020) 24 (1): 31–54.
Published: 29 July 2020
..., including the children, and she was able to informally adopt possibly kidnap babies and minors to build her own family unit, the Hamilton-Byrnes.4 While Anne demanded total obedience, her initiates also received a message of lib- eration that resonated with the countercultural ethos of the 1960s. Three...
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Nova Religio (2020) 24 (1): 5–30.
Published: 29 July 2020
... largely isolated Scientology controversy of the late 1960s subsided. However, with the belated flowering of the Australian counterculture in the late 1960s, anti-Vietnam War sentiment, and the burgeoning of a growing youth culture, an increasing number of young Australians (the baby boomers ) followed...