Logo-ul Campaniei pentru apostazia colectivă din Spania, care solicită dezamăgirea din partea Bisericii Catolice
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Apostazia este un termen care se referă la renunțarea formală la o anumită religie de către o persoană sau mai multe.

Lectură suplimentarăModificare

  • Bromley, David G. 1988. Falling From the Faith: The Causes and Consequences of Religious Apostasy. Beverly Hills: Sage.
  • Dunlop, Mark, The culture of Cults, 2001
  • Introvigne, Massimo (1997), Defectors, Ordinary Leavetakers and Apostates: A Quantitative Study of Former Members of New Acropolis in France, Nova Religio 3 (1), 83–99
  • The Jewish Encyclopedia (1906). The Kopelman Foundation.
  • Lucas, Phillip Charles, The Odyssey of a New Religion: The Holy Order of MANS from New Age to Orthodoxy, Indiana University Press;
  • Lucas, Phillip Charles, Shifting Millennial Visions in New Religious Movements: The case of the Holy Order of MANS, în The year 2000: Essays on the End, redactat de Charles B. Strozier, New York University Press, 1997;
  • Lucas, Phillip Charles, The Eleventh Commandment Fellowship: A New Religious Movement Confronts the Ecological Crisis, Journal of Contemporary Religion 10:3, 1995:229–41;
  • Lucas, Phillip Charles, Social factors in the Failure of New Religious Movements: A Case Study Using Stark's Success Model SYZYGY: Journal of Alternative Religion and Culture 1:1, Winter 1992:39–53
  • Wright, Stuart A. 1988. „Leaving New Religious Movements: Issues, Theory and Research”, pp. 143–165, în David G. Bromley (ed.), Falling From the Faith. Beverly Hills: Sage.
  • Wright, Stuart A. 1991. „Reconceptualizing Cult Coercion and Withdrawal: A Comparative Analysis of Divorce and Apostasy”. Social Forces 70 (1):125–145.
  • Wright, Stuart A. și Helen R. Ebaugh. 1993. „Leaving New Religions”, pp. 117–138, în David G. Bromley and Jeffrey K. Hadden (eds.), Handbook of Cults and Sects in America. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press.
  • Zablocki, Benjamin et al., Research on NRMs in the Post-9/11 World, în Lucas, Phillip Charles et al. (ed.), NRMs in the 21st Century: legal, political, and social challenges in global perspective, 2004, ISBN: 0-415-96577-2
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