New Religions and Mental Health: Understanding the Issues

Author: Richardson, Herbert
Year:1988
Pages:177
ISBN:0-88946-910-5
978-0-88946-910-5
Price:159.95
Presents a series of essays and legislative documents dealing with a variety of cults, and the discrimination against them.

Reviews

". . . provides a useful synopsis of the cultural, legal, ethical and religious issues." - American Journal of Social Psychiatry

". . . presents hitherto unavailable documents and analyses that will ultimately play a valuable role in expanding our understanding of the relation between religious ferment and more general social change." - Journal of the American Academy of Religion