• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Scientology

The Church of Scientology was founded in 1954 by L. Ron Hubbard (1911–1986), best known as a science fiction writer. Scientology (meaning “the study of knowingness”) grew out of Dianetics, a discipline Hubbard first offered in 1949 as a means to ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles