Transnational Crime in the Americas: An Inter-American Dialogue Book
Jon R. Stone, Tom J. Farer
Psychology Press, 2000 - Religion - 284 pages
What happens when prophecies of the end of time and a millennial paradise, which have marked Western religious thought, fail? Cross-cultural and comparative, this anthology chronicles forty years of the best research into failed prophecy.
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Anthology of 15 articles testing Leon Festinger's theory of cognitive dissonance on a number of failed prophecies up to 1995. These articles describe the effects of failed prophecies within organized ... Read full review
Unfulfilled Prophecies and Disappointed Messiahs
Prophecy Fails Again
When Prophecies Fail
The Effects of Prophetic Disconfirmation of the Committed
Prophecy Continues to Fail
Had Prophecy Failed?
How Do Movements Survive Failures of Prophecy?
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