New Religions and Mental Health: Understanding the Issues
|Author: ||Richardson, Herbert|
Presents a series of essays and legislative documents dealing with a variety of cults, and the discrimination against them.
". . . 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