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Cults of unreason

Christopher Riche Evans

Cults of unreason

by Christopher Riche Evans

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cults

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Christopher Evans.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1999 .E83 1974
    The Physical Object
    Pagination257 p.
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5438675M
    ISBN 100374133247
    LC Control Number73087694
    OCLC/WorldCa863421

    See Dr Christopher Evans early book ‘Cults of Unreason’ for an account of this incident. I doubt Mathison had much influence on anything they seriously fell out, when Hubbard wanted to buy Mathison’s patent and, for a change, faced someone who . Cults are not illegal. Though at times they can engage in illegal activities, as any individual or group can.

      The Age Of American Unreason (eBook): Jacoby, Susan: Traces the current of anti-intellectualism from post-WWII to the present and argues that the nation's cult of unreason is both deadly and destructive.   Ok, to get your grounding in the subject matter, I would start with three classics that give a clear picture of what is and what is not a destructive cult, which are: * Margaret Singer: Cults in our Midsts * Steven Hassan: Combatting Cult Mind Con.

      There is a growing and disturbing trend of anti-intellectual elitism in American culture. It’s the dismissal of science, the arts, and humanities and their replacement by entertainment, self-righteousness, ignorance, and deliberate gullibility.. Susan Jacoby, author of The Age of American Unreason, says in an article in the Washington Post, “Dumbness, to . Looking for books by Christopher Riche Evans? See all books authored by Christopher Riche Evans, including Cults of Unreason, and The Making of the Micro: A History of the Computer, and more on


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Cults of Unreason Paperback – January 1, by Christopher Riche Evans (Author)Cited by: The first half of the book is a discussion of Scientology, written when L.

Ronald Hubbard was still alive and the sea-org still afloat. This is probably the most interesting part of the book. It focuses on the years at Saint Hill Manor and Originally published inpsychologist Christopher Evans studies the borderline between technology and religion.4/5.

Cults of unreason Hardcover – by Christopher Riche Evans (Author)5/5(2). As organized religion has declined, new surrogate beliefs, many of them based on pseudoscientific rationality, have sprung up.

These are what Dr. Christopher Evans calls the cults of unreason, man's attempt to fit technology to a religion-like belief. In many of these cults naivete and sophistication work side by side. Subjects. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features.

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We. Cults of unreason Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. missing pagesinherent from the book tight binding. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Camera Sony Alpha-A (Control) Collection_setPages:   Evans, “Cults of Unreason” If you want an entertaining read, this book is for you.

If you want some disturbing, insightful ideas which may cause you to modify cherished beliefs of your own, then this book is absolutely for you.

The subject is important as hell—the hell which credulity has again and again made on earth. Not that the. Definitions of cults of unreason book, synonyms, antonyms, derivatives of cults of unreason book, analogical dictionary of cults of unreason book (English). Title: Cults of Unreason Author: Dr Christopher Evans ISBN: Full Text Online HTML Scientology Books and Media Books and Other Media Presenting The True History of the Church of Scientology.

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Cults of Unreason is a non-fiction book on atypical belief systems, written by Christopher Riche Evans, Ph.D., who is noted as a computer scientist and an experimental psychologist. It was first published in the UK in by Harrap and in the United States in by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, in paperback inby Delacorte Press, and in German, by Rowohlt, in Cults of Unreason is a non-fiction book on atypical belief systems, written by Christopher Riche Evans, who was a noted computer scientist and an experimental psychologist.

It was first published in the UK in by Harrap and in the United States in by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, in paperback inby Delacorte Press, and in German, by Rowohlt, in Buy Cults of Unreason by Evans, Christopher Riche (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2). There are few subjects more timely than the one tackled by Susan Jacoby in her new book, “The Age of American Unreason,” in which she asserts that “America is now ill with a powerful mutant. ISBN: (Email me to loan a copy of the late Dr.

Christopher Evans' book, Cults of Unreason, long out of print. Slightly over half of this book is about Scientology, with good material on the early days of Dianetics, some amazing and hilarious material about OT wins, life at Saint Hill and aboard the ships, as well as good coverage.

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Hardcover. Octavo. Gray boards lettered in black on spine. Index. Much of the book is devoted to a survey the of the history and beliefs of Scientology, although evans also investigates various UFO cults, the Atlanteans, biofeedback movement, theosophy, The Fourth Way, and other groups, and explores the reasons why Book Edition: First UK Edition.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Evans, Christopher Riche. Cults of unreason. London: Harrap, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. men, women and cults of unreason It seems that one of the many ideas accepted as an article of faith by dissident rightists is the women are more irrational than men.

The popularity of belief in things like astrology and New Age mysticism is often advanced as evidence of this thesis. Are most cults exclusive? Examples of alliteration in the book hatchet. Cults of Unreason has pages. Asked in Books and Literature. Addeddate Call number Digitalpublicationdate /04/28 Identifier comfortsofunreasmbp Identifier-ark ark://t8mc8skHe subsequently scripted and presented for ATV a six-part television series based on this book and broadcast posthumously by ITV between October and December His other books include Cults of Unreason, a study of Scientology and other perceived pseudoscience, and Landscapes of the Night: How and Why We : 29 MayAberdyfi, Wales.