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  • The Social Dimensions of Sectarianism: Sects and New Religious Movements in Contemporary Society.
    Wilson, Bryan R. (1990)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    A collection of diverse essays.

    Associated Search Terms: Unification Church, Belgium; New religions; Jehovah´s Witness, Great Britain; Belgium; Great Britain; Secularization; Scientology; Sect; Jehovah´s Witness, Belgium
  • Defection from the Unification Church. Some Statistics and Distinctions.
    Barker, Eileen (1988)
    In David G. Bromley 9ed.), Falling from the Faith. Causes and Consequences of Religious Apostasy. Newbury Park, California: Sage, pp. 166-184.

    Various cohorts, mostly in Great Britain, followed from 1976 to 1985.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Disaffiliation; Unification Church, Great Britain
  • Cult Controversies. The Societal Response to the New Religious Movements.
    Beckford, James A. (1985)
    London & New York: Travistock.

    Based largely on interviews with former members of the Unification Church in Great Britain.

    Associated Search Terms: Unification Church, Great Britain; Disaffiliation; Anti-cult movement; New religions
  • Talking of Apostasy, or Telling Tales and "Telling" Tales.
    Beckford, James A. (1983)
    In G. Nigel Gilbert and Peter Abell (eds.), Accounts and Action. Surrey Conferences on Sociological Theory and Method. Aldershot: Gower, pp. 77-97.

    Based on interviews with people leaving the Unification Church in Great Britain.

    Associated Search Terms: Disaffiliation; Great Britain; Unification Church, Great Britain
  • A Typology of Family Responses to a New Religious Movement.
    Beckford, James A. (1981)
    Marriage and Family Review 4:3/4: 41-55.

    Based on interviews of 44 relatives of Unification Church members, 26 ex-members, & 26 anti-cult activists in Great Britain.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Anti-cult movement; Unification Church, Great Britain; Disaffiliation; Family
  • Living the Divine Principle: Inside the Reverend Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church in Britain.
    Barker, Eileen (1978)
    Archives de Sciences Sociales des Religions 45:1: 75-93.

    Demonstrates a theological belief system contributing to the continuance of the Unification Church in Britain.

    Associated Search Terms: Unification Church, Great Britain; Great Britain; Belief
  • Cults and Cures.
    Beckford, James A. (1978)
    Japanese Journal of Religious Studies 5:4: 225-257.

    Reviews the literature on the effects of eastern religions on individuals in the West, & prospectus for Beckford's research on former members of the Unification Church in Britain.

    Associated Search Terms: Unification Church, Great Britain; Great Britain; New religions; Disaffiliation
  • Through the Looking-Glass and Out the Other Side. Withdrawal from Reverend Moon's Unification Church
    Beckford, James A. (1978)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 45:1: 95-116.

    Updates developments in & research on the Unification Church; reports the author's strategy for inquiry into withdrawals from it.

    Associated Search Terms: Disaffiliation; Great Britain; Methodology; Unification Church, Great Britain
  • British Moonies on the Wane.
    Beckford, James A. (1977)
    Psychology Today, British Edition (August0: 22-23.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Unification Church, Great Britain
  • Two Contrasting Types of Sectarian Organisation.
    Beckford, James A. (1975)
    In Roy Wallis (ed.), Sectarianism: Analyses of Religious and Non-Religious Sects. London: Peter Owen, pp. 70-85.

    Compares the Jehovah's Witnesses & the "United Family" (Unification Church) in Great Britain.

    Associated Search Terms: Unification Church, Great Britain; Sect; Organization; Great Britain; Jehovah´s Witness, Great Britain
  • A Millenarian Movement in Korea and Great Britain.
    Cozin, Mark (1973)
    A Sociological Yearbook of Religion in Britain 6: 100-121.

    Reviews the impact of Christian missions in Korea; describes the Unification Church movement.

    Associated Search Terms: Messian; Unification Church; Korea; Missions; Great Britain
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