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By Dennis Tourish,Tim Wohlforth

this can be the 1st e-book to rfile the level of political cults on either the correct and left and clarify their value for mainstream political agencies. The authors define the defining features of cults often, and examine the measure to which a number of recognized activities fall in the spectrum of cultic organisations. The booklet covers such contributors and teams as Lyndon LaRouche, Fred Newman, Ted furnish, Marlene Dixon, the Christian identification flow, Posse Commitatus, Aryan state, militias, and the Freemen. It explores the ideological underpinnings that predispose cult fans to cultic practices, in addition to the measures cults use to suppress dissent, in attaining extreme conformity, and extract impressive degrees of commitment.

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