Damian Thompson - Religion - 2005 - 224 pages
How can people believe that the supernatural end of the world lies just around the corner when, so far, every such prediction has been proved wrong? Some scholars argue that ...
Damian Thompson - Religion - 1997 - 373 pages
Presents the history of apolcalyptic doctrines and movements, looking at why calendar changes have such a profound effect on human beings