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The Orwellian world of Jehovah's Witnesses

Author: Heather Denise Harden Botting; Gary Botting
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Bottings, both Witnesses, can and do answer the questions everyone asks about this sect. They examine its history, the ways in which history itself has been interpreted in the light of bible  Read more...

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Named Person: George Orwell; George Orwell
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Heather Denise Harden Botting; Gary Botting
ISBN: 0802025374 9780802025371 0802065457 9780802065452
OCLC Number: 10869067
Description: xxxiv, 213 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The world view of Jehovah's Witnesses --
The historical development of Jehovah's Witnesses --
The cyclical movement of history and prophecy --
The conversion and indoctrination process --
Watch Tower literature --
Discipline and mental-regulating of youth --
The seeds of dissension --
Crisis at "the top" --
Nineteen eighty-four.
Responsibility: Heather & Gary Botting.

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