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Nova Religio. 2020; 234142–144 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2020.23.4.142
Published: 15 April 2020
...Benjamin D. Crace Minority Religions in Europe and the Middle East: Mapping and Monitoring . Edited by George D. Chryssides . Routledge , 2018 . 253 pages. $149.95 cloth; ebook available. © 2020 by The Regents of the University of California 2020 The final part of the volume...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 231142–145 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.23.1.142
Published: 01 August 2019
...Jon R. Stone © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 Visioning New and Minority Religions: Projecting the Future . Edited by Eugene V. Gallagher . Routledge , 2016 . 168 pages. $132.00 cloth; ebook available. New religion researchers will nonetheless find this a...
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Nova Religio. 2018; 22293–114 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2018.22.2.93
Published: 01 November 2018
... conducted in Sedona, Arizona, are used to illustrate how symbols of Jonestown generated by cultural mimesis continue to be invoked by participants in contemporary minority religions as a way to signal their concern about whether they belong to a cult. © 2018 by The Regents of the University of California...
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Nova Religio. 2018; 213127–130 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2018.21.3.127
Published: 01 February 2018
...Jon R. Stone © 2018 by The Regents of the University of California 2018 ‘Cult Wars’ in Historical Perspective: New and Minority Religions . Edited by Eugene V. Gallagher . Routledge , 2017 . x + 178 pages. $149.95 cloth; ebook available. feels like; this is at odds with the...
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Nova Religio. 2017; 203135–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2017.20.3.135
Published: 01 February 2017
...Ian Reader © 2017 by The Regents of the University of California 2017 Minority Religions and Fraud: In Good Faith . Edited by Amanda van Eck Duymaer van Twist . Ashgate , 2014 . 246 pages. $83.96 cloth; ebook available. make this book useful to the research of scholars who do not...
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Nova Religio. 2014; 173119–120 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2014.17.3.119
Published: 01 February 2014
...George Adams © 2014 by The Regents of the University of California 2014 The New Heretics of France: Minority Religions, la Republique, and the Government-Sponsored “War on Sects.” By Susan J. Palmer . Oxford University Press , 2011 . 272 pages. $80.00 . the label religion is...
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Nova Religio. 1998; 2193–107 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.1998.2.1.93
Published: 01 October 1998
...James T. Richardson ABSTRACT: This paper examines several instances in which the law has had a pronounced impact on minority religions, a term used herein to include both older and newer small religious faiths. It employs examples of practices and even beliefs that have been negatively impacted by...
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Nova Religio. 2007; 1048–16 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2007.10.4.8
Published: 01 May 2007
... important symposia during its first decade and established itself as the journal of record for scholars of new and minority religions. Three initiatives are suggested to help the field of new religions studies (NRS) achieve its full potential in the academy: 1) continued outreach to colleagues in...
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Nova Religio. 2020; 233137–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2020.23.3.137
Published: 01 February 2020
...Jacob Hicks © 2020 by The Regents of the University of California 2020 Latino and Muslim in America: Race, Religion, and the Making of a New Minority . By Harold D. Morales . Oxford University Press , 2018 . 272 pages. $34.95 cloth; ebook available. a very Iranian and Muslim...
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Nova Religio. 2018; 214125–126 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2018.21.4.125
Published: 01 May 2018
...James T. Richardson © 2018 by The Regents of the University of California 2018 The Unfree Exercise of Religion: A World Survey of Discrimination against Religious Minorities . By Jonathan Fox . Cambridge University Press , 2016 . 227 pages. $99.99 cloth; ebook available. time she...
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Nova Religio. 2012; 16247–63 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2012.16.2.47
Published: 01 November 2012
...Jenny Reichert; James T. Richardson Negative perceptions resulting from heavy media exposure surrounding membership in minority religions affect how individuals process information about such group membership. This was apparent in the United States during moral panics in the second half of the...
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Nova Religio. 2002; 61119–128 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2002.6.1.119
Published: 01 October 2002
..., and it does not play any significant role in other cases. The anticult climate in German public and government reactions to minority religions does not appear to be more intense than in many other European countries. It is not convincing, therefore, to explain them with specific German historical...
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Nova Religio. 2020; 234150 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2020.23.4.150
Published: 15 April 2020
... academic research in the field of new, alternative and minority religious movements across historical periods. This includes: 1) owning, publishing, and providing financial support, as needed, to publishNova Religio: The Journal of Alternative and Emergent Religions; 2) fund- ing and presenting the Thomas...
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Nova Religio. 2020; 234141–142 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2020.23.4.141
Published: 15 April 2020
... that I have raised in this review, Aspects of Pentecostal Christianity in Zimbabwe would provide a useful intro- duction to Pentecostalism in Africa and the African religious landscape for those with no prior knowledge of either. D. Dmitri Hurlbut, Boston University Minority Religions in Europe and the...
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Nova Religio. 2020; 234144–146 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2020.23.4.144
Published: 15 April 2020
..., Minority Religions is best suited to library acquisition. Graduate students and scholars whose research agendas coincide with the above concerns will find helpful data and bibliographies. The text s concluding chapter summarizes the most recent statistical data about minority religions in Europe and the...
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Nova Religio. 2020; 233145 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2020.23.3.145
Published: 01 February 2020
... academic research in the field of new, alternative and minority religious movements across historical periods. This includes: 1) owning, publishing, and providing financial support, as needed, to publishNova Religio: The Journal of Alternative and Emergent Religions; 2) fund- ing and presenting the Thomas...
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Nova Religio. 2020; 234135–136 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2020.23.4.135
Published: 15 April 2020
...Joseph P. Laycock Handbook of Conspiracy Theory and Contemporary Religion . Edited by Asbjørn Dyrendal , David G. Robertson , and Egil Asprem. Brill , 2018 . xiv + 556 pages. $236.00 cloth; ebook available. © 2020 by The Regents of the University of California 2020 Prince hopes...
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Nova Religio. 2020; 23443–68 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2020.23.4.43
Published: 15 April 2020
... of the nation and their own: as members of minority religions, many felt their rights were in immediate jeopardy. Studies have shown that modern Pagans are more politically active and aware than the general population;9 many are involved in occupa- tions that foreground social justice, such as...
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Nova Religio. 2020; 234131–133 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2020.23.4.131
Published: 15 April 2020
... the Indian, Christianize the Man and another dealing with the important role played by Jehovah s Witnesses in helping establish freedom of religion, assembly, and press. His chapter on the crucial role played by the U.S. Supreme Court is excellent, and is a sound summary of the importance of an...
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Nova Religio. 2004; 8173–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2004.8.1.73
Published: 01 July 2004
..., high pressure proselytism, unconventional sexual contacts, or minority medical practices. ©© 2004 by The Regents of the University of California Perspective: Toward a Definition of New Religion J. Gordon Melton ABSTRACT: The question of a defining new religion begins with a survey of a large...