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Cults inside out : how people get in and can get out / Rick Alan Ross.

Ross, Rick Alan, (author.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Osgood PL - Osgood Main Library 291.9 ROS PB (Text) 39692000892678 New Item Shelves Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781497316607
  • ISBN: 149731660X
  • Physical Description: 560 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: North Charleston, SC : CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014.

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Includes bibliography (page 525-543) and index (page 545-560).
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Growing cult awareness -- Small but deadly -- Family cults -- Defining a destructive cult -- "Cult brainwashing -- History of cult intervention work -- Assessing the situation -- Coping strategies -- Preparation for an intervention -- The intervention process -- Bible-based group intervention -- Falun Gong -- Falun Gong intervention -- Scientology -- Scientology intervention -- Large group awareness training (LGAT) -- LGAT intervention -- Abusive, controlling relationships -- Abusive, controlling relationship intervention -- Guru group intervention -- Amway intervention -- Failed interventions -- Moving on -- Postscript.
Summary, etc.:
You've seen them in movies and on TV, but cults are more prevalent than you think - and they're armed with strategies that can brainwash and presuade even the most unlikely of candidates. How do individukals get involved with cults in the first place, and what steps can be taken to "deprogram" and heal those who have been drawn into these damaging groups?
Subject: Cults > United States.
Sects > United States.

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