Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-31 - Publisher: BRILL
The Brill Handbook of Spiritualism and Channeling marks the first extensive collection on these two interrelated movements and examines themes such as gender, race, performance, and technology in each instance.
Authors: Catherine Wessinger, REV H James Yamauchi S J Professor of the History of Religions Catherine Wessinger
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
Christian Dispensationalism, the Taiping Revolution, cargo cults in Oceania, the Baha'i Faith, and the Raelian Movement would seem to have little in common. What they share, however, is a millennial orientation--the audacious human hope for a collective salvation, which may be heavenly or earthly or both. Although many religions feature