Violence and Religious Commitment: Implications of Jim Jones's People's Temple Movement

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Pennsylvania State University Press, 1982 - Religion - 207 pages
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Comparative Perspective
2 A Comparison between Jonestown and Other Cults
The Apocalypse at JonestownJohn R Hall

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