When Prophecy Fails

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University of Minnesota Press, 1956 - Prophecies (Occultism) - 256 pages
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Review: When Prophecy Fails: A Social and Psychological Study of A Modern Group that Predicted the Destruction of the World

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What an odd, fascinating book this is! It comes from a time when the social sciences could get away with a lot of things that nowadays would be considered highly unethical -- many of the critiques of ... Read full review

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Clearly questionably ethical methods, but a really fascinating study nonetheless... Read full review

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Contents

Unfulfilled Prophecies and Disappointed
3
Teachings and Prophecies from Outer Space
33
Spreading the Word on Earth
58
Copyright

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