(As of 1978)
ATKINS, Susan / CHILD OF SATAN-CHILD OF GOD. Logos International (Manson Cult) paperback.
Tells of her conversion to Christian faith.
BACH, Marcus / STRANGER AT THE DOOR. Abingdon 1971.
BASHAN, Don / TRUE AND FALSE PROFITS. Manna Books 1973.
BENDERS, Cyril / THE MIND BENDER.
BJORNSTAD, James / THE MOON IS NOT THE SON. Bethany Fellowship. Paperback.
THE TRANSCENDENTAL MIRAGE. Bethany Fellowship 1976. The best book for someone who knows little or nothing about T.M. lt is simple, dear and concise, but it is likely to be a disappointment to more knowledGeable students of T.M. because of it's brevity.
BOA, Kenneth / CULTS, WORLD RELIGIONS AND YOU.
Includes Major Non-Christian Rehgions of the East, Major PseudoChristian Religions of the West, Occult religions, New Religions & Cults (T.M., The Unification Church, Hare Krishna, Divine Light, The WAY).
BROWNFIELD, Charles / BRAIN BENDERS.
Random House. A study of isolation.
BREESE, Dave / KNOW THE MARKS OF CULTS. Victor Books. Paperback. The older cults and their common characteristics.
BROWN, J.A.C. / TECHNIQUES OF PERSUASION FROM PROPOGANDA TO BRAINWASHING. Penguin Books Baltimore, MD. (Note Ch. 11) Paperback.
BUGLIOSI, Vincent / HELTER SKELTER. GENTRY, Curt Norton 1974, Bantom 1975. Paperback. The true story of the Manson murders. The prosecutor of the Manson family reveals how programming is possible.
CLEMENTS, R.D. / GOD AND THE GURUS. Inter Varsity Press. Paperback.
(Divine Light Mission, Hare Krishna, T.M.). A Christian viewpoint with critique. Brief.
COHEN, Daniel / THE NEW BELIEVERS. Young religion in America.
M. Evans 1975.
CONDON, Richard / OPERATION MIND CONTROL. Dell. Paperback.
COWDREY, Wayne L. / WHO REALLY WROTE THE BOOK OF MORMON?
DAVIS, Howard A. / Paperback.
SCALES, Donald R.
ELLUL, Jacques / PROPOGANDA - THE FORMATION OF MEN'S ATTITUDES.
Vintage Books N.Y.
ENROTH, Ronald / YOUTH, BRAINWASHING AND EXTREMIST CULTS.
EVANS ,Dr.Christopher / CULTS OF UNREASON.
Farrar, Straus & Girous N.Y., 19 Union Sq. West, New York 1003. An excellent book on the history of the making of the cult Scientology and it's inner workings. The author concluded that perhaps it is a fitting religion considering the interest in U.F.O.s.
HADDON, David / TRANSCENDENTAL MEDITATION.
A Christian Viewpoint Inter Varsity
Press 1975. Paperback.
A bite sized introduction to basic concepts.
HADDON, David / T.M. WANTS YOU!
HAMILTON, Vail Baker Book House. Paperback. 1976. Vail is an ex-T.M. administrator, the only one so far. David worked directly with Spiritual Counterfeits Project in ,73 and ,74 and has been researching T.M. ever since. A unigue question and answer format makes the book easy to use as a reference source.
HEFLEY, James / THE YOUTH NAPPERS.
Indudes Krishna, Divine Light, U.C. Children of God, Scientology etc. Tries to analyse the situation and gives suggestions.
FROMM, Erich / PSYCHOANALYSIS AND RELIGION. Bantom Book. Paperback. The author is a practicing psychoanalyst. lt gives insight into cults and an individual's ,searching'. lt defines religion.
HOEKEMA, Anthony A. / THE FOUR MAJOR CULTS.
Christian Science, Jehovah's Witnesses, Mormonism, Seventh Day Adventism.
HOFFER, Eric / TRUE BELIEVER. Har Row. Paperback.
Analysis of the fanatics' personality and social structure.
HUNT, Dave / DEATH OF A GURU. A.J. Holman Co. Paperback.
Tells of his conversion from Hinduism to Christianity.
JORSTAD, Erling / THAT NEW TIME RELIGION. Augsburg Pub. 1972. Paperback. The Jesus revival in America.
KAUFMAN, Robert / INSIDE SCIENTOLOGY. Olympia.
KIRBAN, Salem / GUIDE TO SURVIVAL. Tyndale. Paperback. In novel form, based on fact.
KIRBAN, Salem / SIX HUNDRED AND SIXTY SIX. Paperback.
LEVITT, Zola / THE SPIRIT OF SUN MYUNG MOON. Harvest House 1976.
LEVINE, Faye Fawcett / STRANGE WORLD OF HARE KRISHNA (May be out of print).
LEWIS, Gordon R. / WHAT EVERYONE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT T.M. Regal 1975.
This was the first book written by an evangelical author. Lewis has clear insight into the nature of T.M. but his book suffers from not having access to the factual data turned up by later research.
LINDSEY, Hal / SATAN IS ALIVE AND WELL ON PLANET EARTH.
Banton 1974. Paperback.
LINDSEY, Hal / SATAN IS ALIVE AND WELL ON PLANET CARLSON, C.C. EARTH. Zondervan study guide 0.75, large print edition 1974 paperback. New edition 1974 paperback.
LINDSEY, Hal / THE TERMINAL GENERATION. Revell 1976 paperback. Contains good scripture references to be used in answer to the cults.
LIFTON, Robert J. / THOUGHT REFORM AND THE PSYCHOLOGY OF TOTALISM. Norton 1961 paperback.
LOFLAND, John / DOOMSDAY CULT.
1977 or 78 Holsted Press (division of John Wyler & Sons) 605 third Ave., New York, 10016. The enlarged edition - Irvington Publishing Co., N.Y. Novel based on UC - referred to by Dr. Clark.
MALKO, George / SCIENTOLOGY, THE NEW RELIGION.
MARTIN, Walter R. / THE KINGDOM OF THE CULTS.
Bethany Fellowship 1965.
Analysis of the major cults. Jehovah Witnesses, Christian Science, Mormonism, Spiritism, Father Divine, Theosophy, Zen, The Church of New Jerusalem-Swedenborgianism, Bahai, Black Muslims, Unity, Herbert Armstrong & the World Church of God, Seventh Day Adventism, Unitarism, Rosicrucian Fellowship.
McBETH, Leon / STRANGE NEW RELIGIONS.
Broadman Press 1976 paperback.
Author is teacher at Southwest Baptist Theological Seminary U.C., Hare Krishna, Scientology, Children of God, Zen Buddhism, Astrology & T .M.
MEANS, Pat / THE MYSTICAL MAZE.
Campus Crusade for Christ Inc. 1976 paperback.
T.M. Sun Myung Moon, Hare Krishna, Nicheren Shoshu/Soka Gakkai
MILLER, Calvin / TRANSCENDENTAL HESITATION. Zondervan 1976 paperback. A wide ranging treatment which draws on research in areas beyond T.M. per se, e.g. psychology, bio-feedback, Silva Mind Control, etc. Depth, breadth, intimate personal style - easy reading.
MEERLOO, Joost A. / RAPE OF THE MIND. Grosset & Cunlap 1961 paperback. The Psychology of Thought Control, Menticide, and brainwashing.
ORWELL, George / NINETEEN EIGHTY FOUR.
Nal 1971 paperback.
A novel based on the year when Moon says he will control the world.
PATTON, John E. / THE CASE AGAINST T.M. IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
Baker Book House 1976. The author is the attorney who handled the initial stages of Malnak vs. Maharishi, the New Jersey lawsuit in which the SCP is a plaintiff. The suit asked the court to dedare T.M. a religious practice and therefore constitutionally ineligible to be taught in public schools.
PATRICK, Ted / LET OUR CHILDREN GO.
DULLAK, Tom Edited by Tom Condon, paperback.
The most widely known deprogrammer, Patrick tells of early experiences.
PETERSON, William J. / T.M. - A DO ABOUT NOTHING. Keats 1976 paperback.
PETERSON, William J. / THOSE CURIOUS NEW CULTS. Keats 1975 paperback.
SARGANT, Wm. / BATTLE FOR THE MIND. Har Row 1971 paperback. Applies to religious and political conversions, explains physiological aspect.
SARGANT, Wm. / MIND POSSESSED. Lippencott 1974 paperback. Physiology of possession, mysticism, and faith healing, how the mmd is control led.
SCHEIN, Ed. / COERCIVE PERSUASION. Morton 1971 paperback.
SCHRAG, Peter / MIND CONTROL.
Pantheon Books. Recommended by Executive Director of Am. Civil Liberties Union Criticizes the attitudes of behavior modif ication. Shows an array of new methods.
SCHWARTZ, Tom / THE RESONANT CHORD. SENEVICH, Dr. Sheridan PSYCHOLOGY OF EST.
SHAG, Douglas / THE MEDITATORS. Logos International 1975.
This is another early effort, and like Lewis' book suffers from the fact. The book has two strong points; its polemics are low key, making it suitable for the unbeliever, and the author is the grandson of a practicing yoga who was born and educated in India, a fact which gives his editorialisms on Eastern metaphysics credibility.
SMITH, Adam / POWERS OF THE MIND.
Random 1975, Ballatine 1976 paperback.
Outstanding on T.M. techniques and levels.
SONNTAG, Frederick / SUN MYUNG MOON.
Charges against Mr. Moon not answered! Not recommended since lt is definitely not an objective portrayal of the Unification Church! Very sympathetic to Moon and in depth quality reserved for in-house evaluations.
SPARKS, Jack / THE MINDBENDERS.
Thomas Nelson 1977 paperback.
Hare Krishna, T.M. The Way, U.C. Divine Light Mission, & the Local Church of Witness Lee.
STORNER, Carroll / ALL GOD'S CHILDREN.
PARKE, Joann Chilton Book Co. Slavery or Salvation.
VOSPER, Cyril / THE MIND BENDERS. Neville Spearman-British Pub.
Write to Mandrake Books, 112 Whitfield Street, London, West I Engl.
BAALEN, J.K. van / THE CHAOS OF CULTS.
Wm. B. Erdman's Pub. Co. Grand Rapids, Mich.
A Study of present-day ISMs.
VERDIER, Paul A., Ph.D. / BRAINWASHING AND THE CULTS.
Published by the Institute of Behavior Conditioning. Send for this to Citizens Freedom Foundation, Box 7000-89, 1719 Via El Prado, Redondo Beach, Cal. 90277. An expose on capturing the human mmd, basic principles of hypnosis and brainwashing. He proposes a diagnostic procedure to determine it, and the extent to which a person has been brainwashed. This is called CRIB (Conditioned Response Index for Brainwashing).
WALLIS, Dr. Roy / ROAD TO TOTAL FREEDOM.
WATSON, Tex / I'LL KILL FOR YOU.
WELDON, John / THE TRANSCENDENTAL EXPLOSION. LEVITT, Zola - Harvest House 1976 paperback.
WISE, William MASSACRE AT MOUNTAIN NEADOWS. Crowell 1976.
An American legend and a monumental crime. One hundred members of an emigrant group were massacred by Mormons whose leaders believed themselves superior to the rest of mankind.
YAMM~T0, J. Isamu THE PUPPET MASTER. Intervarsity Press, Downers Grove, III, paperback.
A biblical perspective and inquiry into Sun Myung Moon.
ZARESSKY, Irving / RELIGIOUS MOVEMENTS IN CONTEMPORARY AMERICA.
Final report on COG - write:
Atty, General's Office, Charity Fraud Div. Two, World Trade Center New York, N.Y. 10047 INDIVIDUAL RIGHTS AND THE FEDERAL ROLE IN BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION
Released Nov. 1974 by U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights.
(As of 1980)
"ALTERNATIVE RELIGIONS AND THE FIRST AMENDMENT" in: Review of Law and Social Changes, 9 (New York University 1980.
ANDERSON, Kevin, Q.C / AUSTRALIAN REPORT - BOARD OF INQUIRY INTO SCIENTOLOGY
(Published by Victoria Government Gazette, Nov. 1963).
BOETTCHER, Robert / GIFTS OF DECEIT - SUN MYUNG MOON, TONSUNG PARK AND THE KOREAN SCANDAL, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1980.
CONWAY, Flo / SNAPPING
SIEGELMAN,Jim / (published by J.B. Lippincott Art Stels, 521 Sth Avenue N.Y. 10017).
COOPER, Paulette / SCANDAL OF SCIENTOLOGY Tower Book Publishers.
DELGADO, Richard / RELIGIOUS TOTALISM: GENTLE AND UNGENTLE PERSUASION UNDER THE FIRST AMENDMENT,
Southern California Law Review Vol. 51, NO. 1 November 1977
(Univ. of Southern Calif. Law Center, Los Angeles, Cal. 90007).
EDWARDS, Christopher / CRAZY FOR GOD
(Ex-Moonie) Prentice Hall.
EHRLICH, Max / THE CULT
Simon and Schuster (Fiction).
ENROTH, Ronald / THE LURE OF THE CULTS
Christian Herald Books, 1979.
FREED, Josh / MOONWEBS : JOURNEY INTO THE MIND OF A CULT
Dorset Publ. Inc., Canada 1980.
FREUD, Sigmund / GROUP PSYCHOLOGY AND THE ANALYSIS OF STRATEGY, James, trans. THE EGO
W.W. Norton & Co., Inc. (NY) 1959.
GOLDENSON, Robert M. / MYSTERIES OF THE MIND
Harper & Row, New York
GREENFIELD, Robert / SPIRITUAL SUPERMARKET
E.P. Dutton & Co., 201 Park Ave., South, New York, N.Y. 10003.
GUINESS, Os / THE DUST OF DEATH
A critique of the Establishment and a Counter Culture and a proposal for a third way. Intervarsity Press (Downers Grone, 111. 6051) 1973.
HOLQUIST, Leigh / THEY FOLLOWED THE PIPER.
HUNTER, Edward / BRAINWASHING
JARMAN, Ray C. / PSEUDO CHRISTIANS
Charisma Books (Watchung, NY), 1972.
KOESTLER, Arthur / THE LOTUS AND THE ROBOT.
LANGFORD, Harns / TRAPS, THE PROBE OF THOSE STRANGE NEW CULTS
Presbyterian Church 1020 Montecello, Montgomery Alabama 361117.
LANTERNARI, Vittorio / THE RELIGIONS OF THE OPPRESSED.
SEGION, Lisa (trans.) A study of modern Messianic cults,
Mentor Books, The New American Library (501 Madison Av., N.Y. 10022) 1963.
LEWIS, C.S. / MERE CHRISTIANITY
Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., (NY) 1943, 1945, 1952.
LITTLE, Paul E. / KNOW WHY YOU BELIEVE
Victor Books (Wheaton, Ill.) 1975.
MACCOLLAM, Joel / CARNIVAL OF SOULS
Seabury Press 815 Second Ave New York 10017 1979.
MACCOLLA~~, Joel / THE WEEKEND THAT NEVER ENDS
Scabury Professional Services,
815 Second Ave., New York, N.Y. 10017 1978.
MALCOLM, Andrew / THE TYRANNY OF THE GROUP
Littlefield, Adams & Co., Totowa N.Y. 1975.
OLIN, William F. / ESCAPE FROM UTOPIA: MY TEN YEARS IN SYNANON
Unity Press 1980.
REPORT OT THE SUB-COMMITTEE US-CONGRESS ON INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, OCT. 31, 1978 (rep. Moon Organization).
ROBERTSON, Irving / WHAT THE CULTS BELIEVE
Moody Press (Chicago) 1966.
RUDIN, A. James / PRISON OR PARADISE
MARCIA R. Fortress Press, Philadelphia 1980.
SCOTT, Justin / THE TURNING
(Fiction) Dell 1978.
SCOTT, R.D. / TRANSCENDENTAL MISCONCEPTIONS Beta Books, San Diego 1978.
SKLAR, Dusty / GODS AND BEASTS. THE NAZIS AND THE OCCULT.
Crowell New York.
SPARKS, Beatrice / VOICES
Times Books, New York 1978.
SPARKS, Jack / THE MIND BENDERS
NELSON, Thomas / Nashville, Tenn.
UNDERWOOD, Barbara / HOSTAGE TO HEAVEN
(Ex-Moonie)/ and Betty Clarkson N. Potter Inc., New York 1979.
WHITE, Mel / DECEIVED
Spire Book-Division of Fleming Revell 1979.
WOOD, Allen Tate / MOONSTRUCK
(Ex-Moonie) with - WÜi. Morrow & Co., New York.
Transcripts of several official hearings about cults are available from the American Family Foundation Inc., P.O. Box 343, Lexington, MA 02173.
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