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Perfect children : growing up on the religious fringe

Author: Amanda Van Eck Duymaer Van Twist; UPSO eCollections (University Press Scholarship Online).
Publisher: New York, NY, United States of America : Oxford University Press, [2015]
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Van Eck Duymaer van Twist examines ways in which new religious movements adapt to a second generation, how children are socialized, what happens to these children as they mature, and how their  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Van Eck Duymaer Van Twist, Amanda.
Perfect children.
New York, NY, United States of America : Oxford University Press, [2015]
(DLC) 2014015980
(OCoLC)883651724
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda Van Eck Duymaer Van Twist; UPSO eCollections (University Press Scholarship Online).
ISBN: 9780190214746 0190214740 9780199827794 0199827796
OCLC Number: 904187676
Description: 1 online resource (262 pages .)
Contents: Sects and their children --
Sects, children, and society --
Leadership and discipline --
Points of conflict: the children of God and the state --
What happened?: the aftermath of growing up in a sectarian group --
What is perceived as successful socialization? --
The young members who stay --
The young members who leave --
Support --
In the wilderness.
Responsibility: Amanda van Eck Duymaer van Twist.
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Perfect Children is an insightful and sometimes disturbing study of youth growing up in new or sectarian religious movements. The author shows us that the experimental project of rearing perfect Read more...

 
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