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Nova Religio (2018) 22 (1): 34–58.
Published: 01 August 2018
...E. Burke Rochford, Jr. The underlying premise of this case study of the growth and development of the Hare Krishna movement is that frame alignment is a necessary, but largely unexplored, element in recruitment to religious movements. Attention is given here to the interactive and communicative...
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Nova Religio (2020) 23 (4): 69–93.
Published: 15 April 2020
... over this election because of what is at stake. 53 Wallnau framed God s Chaos Candidate around the conviction that the United States had a particular role in God s prophetic plan for the world and that the 2016 presidential election was a pivotal point in that plan. That election was a clear Nova...
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Nova Religio (2020) 23 (4): 43–68.
Published: 15 April 2020
... actions in the 1980s to the Occupy movements beginning in 2011. Many were involved in the Women s Marches of January 2017 and 2018, along with resistance magic against the Trump administration s attacks on women, children, immigrants, and the environment. In framing their calls for magical rites against...
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Nova Religio (2020) 23 (3): 7–30.
Published: 01 February 2020
... experience of becoming the wild woman they have imagined.17 In this sense, con- straints of availability of foreign beliefs and practices, and their framing within the new spiritual view of self-actualization, as pointed out by Altglas, are not the only reasons bricolage with exotic religious resources is...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (2): 42–63.
Published: 01 November 2019
... legislation, extensive public service campaigns, and political rallies as well exhortations from the pulpit. Many of the reforms sought by Holiness women, especially temper- ance and then prohibition, were framed in public discourse as pressing middle-class domestic concerns. According to many temperance...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (1): 38–59.
Published: 01 August 2019
..., following the work of Graham Harvey. The consequences are framed in terms of the effects fasting has on the social organization of relatedness, or kinship, and on accusations of being dangerous or exhibiting “cult-like” behavior. © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 New Age...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (1): 14–37.
Published: 01 August 2019
... the practical problems of distinct professions, and since his death, members of the Anthroposophical Society have worked independently of Theosophists in developing his teachings further. Moreover, Steiner s nutritional teachings typically utilized the fourfold rather than sevenfold frame- work. Here...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (1): 60–88.
Published: 01 August 2019
... framing by high- lighting spiritual contributions most writers tell a secular story.6 Given California s seminal role in the organics movement, it is odd that its largest organic farm of the 1970s has been overlooked.7 Hoesly: Organic Farming as Spiritual Practice 61 Scholarship about the Brotherhood of...
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Nova Religio (2019) 22 (4): 5–12.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., writing, and other discussions of archaeol- ogy, representations of the field in popular culture. Suchminimization is usually framed as a contrast between boring real archaeology (a terri- ble marketing choice) and sensationalized pop culture. What is rarely discussed by professional archaeologists, but...
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Nova Religio (2019) 22 (3): 60–83.
Published: 01 February 2019
... of a religious sect. Both studies have emphasized ex-members framing of their identities with respect to the religious sects of their origin even years after departing. These findings suggest that both the current members and the ex-members of the religious polygamist groups are bound to construct...
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Nova Religio (2018) 22 (2): 65–92.
Published: 01 November 2018
... actions; I can, for example, choose to use the postage paid envelope to mail something other than a contribution to the group. All of this is to say that genres are not just forms of writing: they are discursive spaces that situate and distribute cognition, frame social identities, organize spatial and...
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Nova Religio (2018) 21 (4): 63–87.
Published: 01 May 2018
... narra- tive, in lieu of a social-historical situation. A similar fundamentally theo- logical framing, of course, also determines Marty s insistence that internal diversity is, ultimately, of minor import: adherents of major world religionsespecially Christianity are more alike than not, especially in...
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Nova Religio (2018) 21 (3): 47–73.
Published: 01 February 2018
... framed spiritual and moral praxis as instrumenta of investigation and metaphysical discovery. As a young man, Smith made a pilgrimage to visit Huxley, by which time Smith had adopted a meditation practice, joined the Boston Vedanta Society, and talked about yoga on television, all while remaining a...
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Nova Religio (2017) 20 (3): 101–116.
Published: 01 February 2017
... decisions and personal behavior. I point this out because of the similarities in how believers identified an existential problem while offering differing solutions. An even more remarkable similarity was the frequency with which NRM believers offered eschatological statements. Whether framed as Kaliyuga...
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Nova Religio (2016) 20 (2): 97–110.
Published: 01 November 2016
... passively accepted or intuitively recognized as one’s own, and that such impressions contrast with expressive and active understandings in which a name implies one’s potency and helps to frame one’s aspirations. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Wicca identity self...
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Nova Religio (2016) 20 (1): 135–136.
Published: 01 August 2016
... discussing Hopf Bifurcations. While the idea of chaos and order might provide a reasonable frame through which to view astrology, and such an idea that might reasonably be inferred from her title, the book under review is another species entirely. If one is looking for a careful and methodical analysis of...
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Nova Religio (2016) 20 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 August 2016
... the modern West (58). Throughout, even readers skeptical toward this comparative frame are inevitably struck by the similar ten- sions between universalization and exoticism s demands for Hindu or Jewish authenticity. Altglas shows how practitioners hold an ambivalent relationship toward exotic...
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Nova Religio (2016) 19 (4): 119–144.
Published: 01 May 2016
... form. The sculpture almost seems to burst through the wall. It was created like her other wire frame and canvas sculptures, and contains parts of a World War II airplane, as well as her signature black holes. The building s architect, Philip Johnson, said that the work was a perfect fit for the...
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Nova Religio (2016) 19 (3): 122–124.
Published: 01 February 2016
... Grant s fascination with tantra that frames the scope of the book itself; thus, the book starts with Grant s teacher (Crowley) and ends with a milieu heavily inspired by him. Moreover, the final chapter seems to rely extensively on an undated and unpaginated insider text for key details of historical...
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Nova Religio (2016) 19 (3): 6–30.
Published: 01 February 2016
... Jesus would return, he did not absolutely guarantee it. Second, his time frame for the Rapture was wider lasting over the course of several weeks and by providing several possible dates over that period he was able to gradually deflate expectations, thus lessening the severity of any ensuing...