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CULTS AND UNDUE INFLUENCE
Bounded Choice: True Believers and Charismatic Cults by Janja Lalich (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2004).
Brainwashing: The Science of Thought Control by Kathleen Taylor (Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2004).
Coercive Persuasion: A Sociopsychological Analysis of the “Brainwashing” of American Civilian Prisoners by the Chinese Communists by Edgar Schein, with I. Schneier and C. H. Barker (New York: Norton, 1961).
Combatting Cult Mind Control by Steven Hassan (Rochester, Vt.: Park Street Press, 1988).
CRUSADERS, CRIMINALS, CRAZIES: Terror and terrorism in our time, by Fredrick Hacker M.D. (Bantam Books 1978) . EMF
“Crazy” Therapies: What Are They? Do They Work? by Margaret Singer and Janja Lalich (San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1996).
Cults: Faith, Healing, and Coercion by Marc Galanter (New York: Oxford University Press, 1989).
Cults in America: Programmed for Paradise by Willa Appel (New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1983).
Cults in Our Midst by Margaret Singer (San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2003).
Divine Disenchantment: Deconverting from New Religions by Janet Liebman Jacobs (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1989).
Misunderstanding Cults: Searching for Objectivity in a Controversial Field, eds.Benjamin Zablocki and Thomas Robbins (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2001).
Them and Us: Cult Thinking and the Terrorist Threat by Arthur J. Deikman (Berkeley: Bay Tree Publishing, 2003).
Thought Reform and the Psychology of Totalism by Robert Jay Lifton (New York: Norton, 1961).
Women Under the Influence: A Study of Women’s Lives in Totalist Groups, ed. Janja Lalich, special issue of Cultic Studies Journal 14:1 (1997).
On Charisma, Leadership, and the Social Psychology of Influence and Control
Alienation and Charisma: A Study of Contemporary American Communes by Benjamin D. Zablocki (New York: Free Press, 1980).
Asylums by Erving Goffman (Garden City, N.Y.: Anchor Books, 1961).
The Authoritarian Personality, eds. T. W. Adorno, Else Frenkel-Brunswick, Daniel J. Levinson, and R. Nevitt Sanford (New York: Norton, 1950/1982).
Charisma by Charles Lindholm (Cambridge, Mass.: Basil Blackwell, 1990).
Charisma and Leadership in Organizations by Alan Bryman (London, England: Sage, 1992).
Commitment and Community: Communes and Utopias in Sociological Perspective by Rosabeth Moss Kanter (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1972).
Escape from Freedom by Erich Fromm (New York: Avon Books, 1965).
Feet of Clay—Saints, Sinners, and Madmen: A Study of Gurus by Anthony Storr (New York: Free Press, 1997).
From Max Weber: Essays in Sociology, ed. and trans. by H. H. Gerth and C. W. Mills (New York: Oxford University Press, 1946).
From Slogans to Mantras: Social Protest and Religious Conversion in the Late Vietnam War Era by Stephen A. Kent (Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, 2001).
Getting Saved from the Sixties: Moral Meaning in Conversion and Cultural Change by Steven M. Tipton (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1984).
Greedy Institutions: Patterns of Undivided Commitment by Lewis A. Coser (New York: Free Press, 1974).
Group Psychology and the Analysis of the Ego by Sigmund Freud, trans. J. Strachey (New York: Norton, 1921/1959).
The Guru Papers: Masks of Authoritarian Power by Joel Kramer and Diane Alstad (Berkeley, Calif.: North Atlantic Books, 1993).
Identity and the Life Cycle by Erik H. Erikson (New York: Norton, 1959/1980).
Identity: Youth and Crisis by Erik H. Erikson (New York: Norton, 1968).
Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini (New York: Perennial Currents, 1998).
The New Religious Consciousness, eds. Charles Y. Glock and Robert N. Bellah (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1976).
Obedience to Authority by Stanley Milgram (New York: Harper & Row, 1974).
On Charisma and Institution Building by Max Weber, ed. by S. N. Eisenstadt (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1968).
On Social Psychology by George Herbert Mead, ed. by Anselm Strauss (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1956/1969).
The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life by Erving Goffman (Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday Anchor, 1959).
Principles of Group Solidarity by Michael Hechter (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1987).
Prisons We Choose to Live Inside by Doris Lessing (New York: Harper & Row, 1987).
Prophetic Charisma: The Psychology of Revolutionary Religious Personalities by Len Oakes (Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, 1997).
The Psychology of Attitude Change and Social Influence by Philip G. Zimbardo and Michael R. Leippe (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1991).
The Social Animal by Elliot Aronson (New York: Worth, 2003).
Stigma: Notes on the Management of Spoiled Identity by Erving Goffman (New York: Simon & Schuster, 1963).
The Varieties of Religious Experience by William James (New York: Penguin, 1902/1985).
When Prophecy Fails: A Social and Psychological Study of a Modern Group That Predicted the Destruction of the World by Leon Festinger, Henry W. Riecken, and Stanley Schachter (New York: Harper & Row, 1964).
Without Conscience: The Disturbing World of the Psychopaths Among Us by Robert D. Hare (New York: Pocket Books, 1993).
CULT RECOVERY: A CLINICIAN'S GUIDE TO WORKING WITH FORMER MEMBERS AND FAMILIES, by Lorna and William Goldberg, Rosanne Henry, Michael Langone. International Cultic Studies Association [ICSA] , 2017 . EMF
MEMOIRS AND AUTOBIOGRAPHIES
Amway: The Cult of Enterprise by Stephen Butterfield (Boston: South End Press, 1985).
Awake in a Nightmare—Jonestown: The Only Eyewitness Account by Ethan Feinsod (New York: Norton, 1981).
THE BURN ZONE; A memoir by Renee Linnel, (She Writes Press, 2018) . EMF
Betrayal of Spirit: My Life Behind the Headlines of the Hare Krishna Movement by Nori J. Muster (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1997).
Bhagwan: The God that Failed by Hugh Milne (New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1986).
Comeback; A mother and daughter's journey through hell and back. By Claire and Mia Fontaine (Harper Collins 2006)EMF.
Crazy for God by Christopher Edwards (Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1979).
EDUCATED; A MEMOIR Tara Westover, (Random House, 2018) . EMF
Enlightenment Blues: My Years with an American Guru by Andre van der Braak (Rhinbeck, N.Y.: Monkfish, 2003).
Escape from Utopia: My Ten Years in Synanon by William Olin (Santa Cruz, Calif.: Unity Press, 1980).
Heartbreak and Rage: Ten Years Under Sun Myung Moon by K. Gordon Neufield (College Station, Tex.: Virtualbookworm.com, 2002).
Heaven’s Harlots: My Fifteen Years as a Sacred Prostitute in the Children of God Cult by Miriam Williams (New York: William Morrow, 1998).
I, Tina: My Life Story by Tina Turner, with Kurt Loder (New York: Avon Books, 1986).
In the Shadow of the Moons: My Life in the Reverend Sun Myung Moon’s Family by Nansook Hong (New York: Little, Brown, 1998).
Inside Out: A Memoir of Entering and Breaking Out of a Minneapolis Political Cult by Alexandra Stein (St. Cloud,Minn.: North Star Press of St. Cloud, 2002).
L. Ron Hubbard: Messiah or Madman by Bent Corydon and L. Ron Hubbard Jr. (Fort Lee, N.J.: Barricade Books, 1992).
Life and Death in Shanghai by Nien Cheng (New York: Viking Penguin, 1988).
Little X: Growing Up in the Nation of Islam by Sonsyrea Tate (San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1997).
Moonstruck: A Memoir of My Life in a Cult by Allen Tate Wood (New York: Morrow, 1979).
Mother of God by Luna Tarlo (Brooklyn, N.Y.: Plover Books, 1997).
My Life in Orange by Tim Guest (London, England: Granta Books, 2004).
Patty Hearst: Her Own Story by Patricia Campbell Hearst (New York: Avon Books, 1982).
People Farm by Steve Susoyev (San Francisco: Moving Finger Press, 2003).
The Promise of Paradise: A Woman’s Intimate Story the Perils of Life With Rajneesh by Satya Bharti Franklin (Barrytown, N.Y.: Station Hill Press, 1992).
Red Azalea by Anchee Min (New York: Pantheon Books, 1994).
Seductive Poison: A Jonestown Survivor’s Story of Life and Death in the Peoples Temple by Deborah Layton (New York: Anchor Books, 1998).
Six Years with God: Life Inside Rev. Jim Jones’s Peoples Temple by Jeannie Mills (New York: A&W, 1979).
So Late, So Soon: A Memoir by D’Arcy Fallon (Portland, Ore.:Hawthorne Books, 2004).
The Sorcerer’s Apprentice: My Life with Carlos Castaneda by Amy Wallace (Berkeley, Calif.: Frog, Ltd., 2003).
A Taste of Power: A Black Woman’s Story by Elaine Brown (New York: Pantheon Books, 1992).
Therapist by Ellen Plasil (New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1985).
Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China by Judy Chang (New York: Doubleday/Anchor, 1991).
You Must Be Dreaming by Barbara Noel (New York: Poseidon, 1993).
The Ayn Rand Cult by Jeff Walker (Chicago: Open Court, 1999).
Bare-faced Messiah: The True Story of L. Ron Hubbard by Russell Miller (New York: Henry Holt, 1987).
The Boston Movement: Critical Perspectives on the International Churches of Christ by Carol Giambalvo and Herbert Rosedale (Bonita Springs, Fla.: AFF, 1997).
Charisma and Control in Rajneeshpuram by Lewis F. Carter (New York: Cambridge University Press, 1990).
Charismatic Capitalism: Direct Selling Organizations in America by Nicole Woolsey Biggart (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1989).
Churches That Abuse by Ronald Enroth (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Zondervan, 1992).
Cities on a Hill: A Journey through Contemporary American Cultures by Frances FitzGerald (New York: Simon & Schuster, 1986).
Confabulations: Creating False Memories, Destroying Families by Eleanor Goldstein, with Kevin Framer (Boca Raton, Fla.: SIRS Books, 1992).
Corporate Cults: The Insidious Lure of the All-Consuming Organization by David Arnott (New York: American Management Association, 1999).
The Discipling Dilemma by Flavil Yeakley (Nashville, Tenn.: Gospel Advocate, 1988).
Doomsday Cult: A Study of Conversion, Proselytization, and Maintenance of Faith by John Lofland (New York: Irvington, 1966/1981).
God’s Brothel: The Extortion of Sex for Salvation in Contemporary Mormon and Christian Fundamentalist Polygamy and the Stories of 18 Women Who Escaped by Andrea Moore-Emmett (San Francisco: Pince-Nez Press, 2004).
Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders by Vincent Buglioso (New York: Bantam Books, 1974).
Insane Therapy: Portrait of a Psychotherapy Cult by Marybeth F. Ayella (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1998).
The Joyful Community: An Account of the Bruderhof by Benjamin D. Zablocki (Baltimore, Md.: Penguin Books, 1971).
The Light on Synanon by Dave Mitchell, Cathy Mitchell, and Richard Ofhse (New York: Seaview Books, 1980).
The Long Prison Journey of Leslie Van Houten: Life Beyond the Cult by Karlene Faith (Boston: Northeastern University Press, 2001).
Lyndon LaRouche and the New American Fascism by Dennis King (New York: Doubleday, 1989).
Monkey on a Stick: Murder, Madness, and the Hare Krishnas by John Hubner and Lindsey Gruson (New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1988).
The Other Side of Joy: Religious Melancholy among the Bruderhof by Julius H. Rubin (New York: Oxford University Press, 2000).
Outrageous Betrayal: The Dark Journey of Werner Erhard from est to Exile by Steven Pressman (New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1993).
Passionate Journeys: Why Successful Women Joined a Cult by Marion S. Goldman (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1999).
A Piece of Blue Sky: Scientology, Dianetics, and L. Ron Hubbard Exposed by Jon Atack (New York: Carol, 1990). Prophet of Death: The Mormon Blood-Atonement Killings by Pete Early (New York: Morrow, 1991).
Raven: The Untold Story of Reverend Jim Jones and His People by Tim Reiterman and John Jacobs (New York: Dutton, 1982).
The Road to Total Freedom: A Sociological Analysis of Scientology by Roy Wallis (New York: Columbia University Press, 1977).
The Suicide Cult by Marshall Kilduff and Ron Javers (New York: Bantam Books, 1978). The Sullivanian Institute/Fourth Wall Community:
The Relationship of Radical Individualism and Authoritarianism by Amy Siskind (Westport, Conn.: Praeger, 2003).
Therapy Gone Mad: The True Story of Hundreds of Patients and a Generation of Betrayal by Carol Lynn Mithers (Reading, Mass.: Addison-Wesley, 1994).
Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer (New York: Anchor Books, 2004). Without Sin: The Life and Death of the
Oneida Community by Spencer Klaw (New York: Penguin, 1993).
NEW AGE AND EASTERN TOPICS
Channeling into the New Age: The “Teachings” of Shirley MacLaine and Other Such Gurus by Henry Gordon (Buffalo, N.Y.: Prometheus Books, 1988).
The Channeling Zone: American Spirituality in an Anxious Age by Michael F. Brown (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1997).
The Demon-haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark by Carl Sagan (New York: Random House, 1995).
The Harmonious Circle: The Lives and Work of G. I. Gurdjieff, P. D. Ouspensky and Their Followers by James Webb (New York: Putnam, 1980).
I’m Dysfunctional, You’re Dysfunctional: The Recovery Movement and Other Self Help Fashions by Wendy Kaminer (New York: Vintage Books, 1993).
Karma Cola: Marketing the Mystic East by Gita Mehta (New York: Vintage Books, 1979).
Madame Blavatsky’s Baboon: A History of the Mystics, Mediums, and Misfits Who Brought Spiritualism to America by Peter Washington (New York: Schocken, 1995).
Mesmerized: Powers of Mind in Victorian Britain by Alison Winter (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998).
Passionate Enlightenment: Women in Tantric Buddhism by Miranda Shaw (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1994).
The Spiritualists: The Passion for the Occult in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries by Ruth Brandon (Buffalo, N.Y.: Prometheus Books, 1984).
TM and Cult Mania by Michael Persinger, N. J. Carrey, and L. A. Suess (North Quincy, Mass.: Christopher, 1980).
Traveller in Space: In Search of Female Identity in Tibetan Buddhism by June Campbell (New York: Geroge Braziller, 1996).
Understanding the New Age by Russell Chandler (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Zondervan, 1993).
Extremist Ideologies and Terrorism 1984 by George Orwell (New York: New American Library, 1949/1983).
Apocalypse: On the Psychology of Fundamentalism in America by Charles B. Strozier (Boston: Beacon Press, 1994).
Bitter Harvest: Gordon Kahl and the Posse Comitatus by James Corcoran (New York: Viking Penguin, 1991).
Darkness at Noon by Arthur Koestler (New York: New American Library, 1961).
Destroying the World to Save It: Aum Shinrikyo, Apocalyptic Violence, and the New Global Terrorism by Robert Jay Lifton (New York: Metropolitan Books, 1999).
Holy War, Inc.: Inside the Secret World of Osama bin Laden by Peter L Bergen (New York: Free Press, 2001).
Inside al Qaeda by Rohan Gunaratna (New York: Columbia University Press, 2002).
The Future of Immortality and Other Essays by Robert Jay Lifton (New York: Basic Books, 1987).
The God that Failed, ed. Richard Crossman (New York: Bantam Books, 1965).
Leaders and Their Followers in a Dangerous World: The Psychology of Political Behavior by Jerrold M. Post (Ithaca,N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2004).
My Life in the Klan by Jerry Thompson (New York: Putnam, 1982).
The Nazis and the Occult by Dusty Sklar (New York: Dorset Press, 1990).
The Nazi Doctors by Robert Jay Lifton (New York: Basic Books, 1986).
Occult Roots of Nazism: Secret Aryan Cults and Their Influence on Nazi Ideology by Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke (New York: New York University Press, 1992).
On the Edge: Political Cults Right and Left by Dennis Tourish and Tim Wohlforth (Armonk, N.Y.: Sharpe, 2000).
The Origins of Totalitarianism by Hannah Arendt (New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1973).
The Possessed by Fyodor Dostoyevsky (New York: New American Library, 1962).
Revolutionary Immortality: Mao Tse-tung and the Chinese Cultural Revolution by Robert Jay Lifton (New York: Random House, 1968).
Spiritual Warfare: The Politics of the Christian Right by Sara Diamond (Boston: South End Press, 1989).
Terror in the Mind of God: The Global Rise of Religious Violence by Mark Juergensmeyer (Berkeley: University of CaliforniaPress, 2000).
Terror in the Name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill by Jessica Stern (New York: HarperCollins, 2003).
The True Believer by Eric Hoffer (New York: Harper and Row, 1951).
The Year 2000: Essays on the End, eds. Charles B. Strozier and Michael Flynn (New York: New York University Press, 1997).
Leaving and Recovering Coping with Cult Involvement by Livia Bardin (Bonita Springs,Fla.: AFF, 2002). Cults on Campus: Continuing Challenge, ed. Marcia Rudin (Bonita Springs, Fla.: AFF, 1991).
Exit Counseling: A Family Intervention by Carol Giambalvo (Bonita Springs, Fla.: AFF, 1992).
Love and Loathing: Protecting Your Mental Health and Legal Rights When Your Partner HasBorderline Personality Disorder by Randi Kreger and Kim Williams (Milwaukee, Wis.: Eggshells Press, 1999).
Recovery from Abusive Groups by Wendy Ford (Bonita Springs, Fla.: AFF, 1993).
Recovery from Cults: Help for Victims of Psychological or Spiritual Abuse, ed. by Michael D. Langone (New York: Norton, 1993).
Releasing the Bonds: Empowering People to Think for Themselves by Steven Hassan (Danbury, Conn.: Aitan Publishing, 2000).
Splitting: Protecting yourself while Divorcing a Borderline or Narcissist by William A. Eddy (Milwaukee, Wis.: Eggshells Press, 2004).
Stop Walking on Eggshells: Coping When Someone You Care about Has Borderline Personality Disorder by Paul T. Mason and Randi Kreger (Oakland, Calif.: New Harbinger Publications, 1998).
The Verbally Abusive Relationship: How to Recognize It and How to Respond by Patricia Evans (Holbrook, Mass.: Bob Adams, 1992).
Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence-From Domestic Abuse to Political Terror by Judith Lewis Herman (New York: Basic Books, 1992).
Women, Sex, and Addiction: A Search for Love and Power by Charlotte Davis Kasl (New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1989).
MAGIC, DECEPTION, INTELLIGENCE METHODS AND TRUE APPLICATIONS.
TURNABOUT AND DECEPTION; CRAFTING THE DOUBLE CROSS AND THE THEORY OF OUTS. By Barton Whaley . (Naval institute Press 2016) . EMF
SLEIGHTS OF MIND; What the neuroscience of magic reveals about our everyday deceptions. By Stephen Macknik and Susana Martinez-Conde. (Henry Holt and Co. 2010) . EMF
The MagiCIAn: John Mulholland's Secret Life, By Ben Robinson (www.lybrary.com 2008) . EMF
Guardiand of Churchill's Secrets, By Peter Dixon . (Cloudshill Press, 2018) EMF
GOD AND SPIES: Declassified Top Secret Mission, By G.M. Matheny (Independently Published, 2018) . EMF
OPERATION OVERFLIGHT; THE U2 STORY, BY Francis Gary Powers (Holt, Reinhart and Winston, 1970) . EMF
OPERATION THUNDERBOLT; Flight 139 and the raid on Entebbe Airport, By Saul David (Little Brown, 2015) . EMF
RISE AND KILL FIRST; The Secret History of Israel's Targeted Assassinations, By Ronen Bergman (Random House 2018) . EMF
THE CIA: THE CULT OF INTELLIGENCE, By Victor Marchetti (Dell, 1989) EMF
THE SEARCH FOR THE "MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE" : The CIA and Mind Control: The Secret History of the Behavioral Sciences, By John Marks ( W.N. Norton and Co., 1991) . EMF
THE CIA DOCTORS:Human Rights Violations by American Psychiatrists, By Colin A. Ross (Manitou Communications, 2006) . EMF
TTHE OFFICIAL CIA MANUAL OF TRICKERY AND DECEPTION, By H. Keith Melton (WILLIAM MORROW PAPERBACKS, 2009) EMF
THE CRAFT OF INTELLIGENCE: America's Spy Master on the Fundamentals of Intelligence Gathering for a Free World, By Allen Dulles (Lion Press reprint, 2016) . EMF
WAS JONESTOWN A CIA MEDICAL EXPERIMENT?: A REVIEW OF THE EVIDENCE, By Micheal Meiers (Studies in American Religion, Edwin Mellon Press, 1989) . EMF
THE HOLE IN THE UNIVERSE: How Scientists Peered over the Edge of Emptiness and Found Everything, By K.C. Cole (Harcourt Inc. 2001) EMF
SUPERSTITION: Belief in the Age of Science, By Robert Park (Princeton University Press, 2008) EMF
VOODOO SCIENCE: The Road from Foolishness to Fraud, By Robert Park (Oxford University Press, reprint 2001) EMF
THE DEMON HAUNTED WORLD: Science as a Candle in the Dark, By Carl Sagan (Ballentine books , reprint 1997) . EMF
"I respect faith, but doubt is what gets you an education."