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Perfect children : growing up on the religious fringe

Author: Amanda Van Eck Duymaer Van Twist
Publisher: New York, NY, United States of America : Oxford University Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Children born and raised on the religious fringe are a distinctive yet largely unstudied social phenomenon -they are irreversibly shaped by the experience having been thrust into a radical religious culture by birth. The religious group is all encompassing. It accounts for their family, their school, social networks, and everything that prepares them for their adult life. The inclusion of a second generation of  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda Van Eck Duymaer Van Twist
ISBN: 9780199827800 019982780X 9780199827787 0199827788
OCLC Number: 883651724
Description: 262 pages ; 24 cm
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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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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