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"When Scholars Know Sin" Forum Debate
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"When Scholars Know Sin : Alternative Religions and Their Academic Supporters"

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Clarifying Contentious Issues: A Rejoinder To Melton, Shupe, And Lewis

Stephen A. Kent and Theresa Krebs

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American Psychological Association [APA], 1987. Memorandum. From Board of Social and Ethical Responsibility for Psychology (BSERP) to Members of the Task Force on Deceptive and Indirect Methods of Persuasion and Control (DIMPAC). May 11,2

Balch, Robert, 1996, "Review of Sex, Slander, and Salvation: Investigating the Family/Children of God," "Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion," 35 (1) March: 72.

-----. and Stephan Langdon, 1998, "How the Problem of Malfeasance Gets Overlooked in Studies of New Religions: An Examination of The AWARE Study of the Church Universal and Triumphant," "Wolves Within the Fold: Religious Leadership and Abuses of Power." Anson Shupe, (Ed.). Rutgers University Press, 191-211.

Billings Gazette, 1997. "CUT Reveals Its Finances." (July 9): 3C.

Church Universal and Triumphant (CUT), 1997. "Business Plan Annual Report: Portrait of An Organization in Transition." 29.

Dvorak, Todd. 1993, "Boise Verdict: Two Not Guilty, One Mistrial." "Livingston Enterprise" [Montana] (April 23): 1.

-----. and Karin Ronnow, 1993. "Jury Believed What Deprogrammers Did Was Right." "Livingston Enterprise" [Montana] (April 28). 3.

The Edmonton Examiner. 1998. "Examiner Issues Apology to University Professor." (July 10): 2.

The Family. 1994. "Insight: Experts Comment on the Family and other New Religious Movements." Video.

The Globe and Mail. 1998. "Correction." (October 16): A2

Institute for the Study of American Religion (ISAR)/Center for Studies on New Religions (CESNUR). 1996. A Call for Papers. February 21.2.

Kaufman, Robert. 1972. "Inside Scientology: How I Joined Scientology and Became a Superhuman." New York: The Olympia Press. 160 ff.

Kent, Stephen A. 1987. "Puritan Radicalism and the New Religious Organizations: Seventeenth Century England and Contemporary America," "Comparative Social Research" 10:3-46. -----. 1988. "Slogan Chanters to Mantra Chanters: A Mertonian Deviance Analysis of Conversion to the Religious Organizations of the Early 1970s," "Sociological Analysis," 49 (2): 104-118; reprinted in "Sights on the Sixties," B. L. Tischler (Ed.). Rutgers University Press, 1992. -----. 1993a, Radical Rhetoric and Mystical Religion in America's Late Vietnam War Era." "Religion," 23 (1) January: 45-60.

-----. 1993b. "Deviant Scripturalism and Ritual Satanic Abuse Part One: Possible Judeo-Christian Influences." "Religion" (23: 229-241.

-----. 1994, "Diabolic Debates: A Reply to David Frankfurter and J.S. La Fontaine." "Religion," 24: 361-378.

-----. 1996a. Abstract. "Brainwashing and Membership Maintenance: Confinement Systems in Two Nontraditional Religions." April 4.1.

-----. 1996b. Memo from Steve Kent to Gordon Melton, April 23. 1.

-----. 1997a. "Brainwashing in Scientology's Rehabilitation Project Force." Paper Presented to the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, San Diego, CA: November 7. Electronic versions < http://www.lermanet.com/cos/brainwashing.html > < http://www.innernet.net/joecisar/rpf1000.htm >

-----. 1997b. "Scientology--Is This a Religion?" Paper Presented to the 27th Deutscher Evangelischer Kirchentag, Leipzig, Germany, June 20.

-----, and Theresa Krebs. 1998a. "Academic Compromise in the Social Scientific Study of Alternative Religions." "Nova Religio," 2 (1) October: 44-54.

-----. 1998b. "When Scholars Know Sin: Alternative Religions and Their Academic Supporters." "Skeptic," 6 (3): 36-44.

Krebs, THeresa. 1998. "Church Structures That Facilitate Pedophilia Among Roman Catholic Clergy." "Wolves Within the Fold: Religious Leadership and Abuses of Power." Anson Shupe, (ed.). Rutgers University Press. 15-32.

Lewis, James R. and J. Gordon Melton, eds. 1994a. "Sex, Slander, and Salvation: Investigating the Family/Children of God." Stanford, CA: Center for Academic Publication.

-----. 1994b. "Church Universal and Triumphant: In Scholarly Perspective," Stanford, CA: Center for Academic Publication.

Lynn, Monty L. 1993. Letter from Monty L. Lynn to Dr. [sic] James R. Lewis. March 30. 1p.

Melton, J. Gordon. 1994. "Sexuality and the Maturation of the Family." "Sex, Slander, and Salvation: Investigating the Family/Children of God." Lewis and Melton, eds. Stanford, CA: Center for Academic Publication. 71-95.

-----. 1993 [sic: 1996]. Memo from J. Gordon Melton to Steve Kent. April 13. 2pp.

New York Times. 1998. "Leader of Apocalyptic Sect Has Alzheimer's." November 27: A26.

Reader, Ian. 1995. "Aum Affair Intensifies Japan's Religious Studies Crisis: An Analysis." Religion Watch, 19 (9) July/August: 1-2.

Reid, T. R. 1995. "U.S. Visitors Boost Cause of Japanese Cult." "The Washington Post," (May 9): A8.

Russell, Charles. 1998. "Church of Scientology Targets U of A [University of Alberta] Professor for Criticizing its Practices." "The Edmonton Journal." June 13: B7.

Scott v. Ross, et al. 1995a. "Deposition of Anson David Shupe, Jr." United States District Court, Western District of Washington at Seattle: No. C94-0079. July 19: 1-172.

Scott v. Ross, et al. 1995b. "Transcript of Proceedings: Testimony of Anson David Shupe, Jr." United States District Court, Western District of Washington at Seattle: No. C94-79C, Volume 4. September 26: 18-79.

Scott v. Ross, et al. 1998. "Opinion by Judge Beezer." United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, Western District of Washington at Seattle. No. 96-35050. April 18. Lexis 68-89.

Shupe, Anson, n.d. [1994/1995?]. "Beware Alleged Experts' Doomsday Warnings." The Cult Awareness Network: Anatomy of a Hate Group." "Freedom Magazine," [Church of Scientology International] Public Service: 64-65.

-----. 1995. "Beware Alleged Experts' Doomsday Warnings." A Special Report from "Freedom: Cult Awareness Network, The Serpent of Hatred, Intolerance, Violence, and Death." Church of Scientology International, 27 (2): 32.

Szimhart, Joseph P. and Stephen A. Kent. 1996. "Exit Counseling and the Decline of Deprogramming." Paper presented to the Association for the Sociology of Religion. New York. August 17.

Ward, Alan. 1995. "Judgement in the British High Court of Justice: Family Division." October 19:1-295.

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