New Religions

Edited by Douglas Cowan

Anti-Scientology protest. Image: Ilya Haykinson, 2008.

Articles by volume:

Volume 5 (2011)

At the Nexus of Science and Religion: UFO Religions (pages 666–674)
Benjamin E. Zeller

Ethical Problems in New Religion Field Research (pages 520–527)
Marie W. Dallam

Ethical Design of New Religion Field Projects (pages 528–535)
Marie W. Dallam

New Religious Movements in Animated Adult Sitcoms—A Spectrum of Portrayals (pages 343–354)
David Feltmate

Pagan Pilgrimage: New Religious Movements Research on Sacred Travel within Pagan and New Age Communities (pages 326–342)
Laurel Zwissler

Cyberpilgrimage: The (Virtual) Reality of Online Pilgrimage Experience (pages 236–246)
Connie Hill-Smith

Teaching & Learning Guide for: Cyberpilgrimage: The (Virtual) Reality of Online Pilgrimage Experience (pages 271–275)
Connie Hill-Smith

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Volume 2 (2008)

Spiritual Experience and Seeking: A New Religious Movement Case Study
John Paul Healy

Secularisation and the ‘Holistic Milieu': Social and Psychological Perspectives (p 365-384)
Roderick Main

3HO/Sikh Dharma of the Western Hemisphere: The ‘Forgotten’ New Religious Movement? (p 385-408)
Doris Jakobsh

The Kabbalah Centre and Contemporary Spirituality (p 409-420)
Jody Myers

The Social Ethic of Religiously Unaffiliated Spirituality (p 240-256)
Siobhan Chandler

Secrecy and New Religious Movements: Concealment, Surveillance, and Privacy in a New Age of Information (p 66-83)
Hugh B. Urban

Volume 1 (2007)

Spirituality and the Body in Late Modernity (p 479-497)
Agata Dziuban

Understanding Contemporary Millenarian Violence
John Walliss

From Exotics to Brainwashers: Portraying New Religions in Mass Media (p 214-228)
Sean McCloud

The Family International: A Case Study in the Management of Change in New Religious Movements (p 229-244)
Gary Shepherd, Gordon Shepherd