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Religious Movements, New and Syncretic

  • By: Susumu Shimazono
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

New religious movements have become a feature of the global religious situation since the late 20th century, appearing in virtually every religious tradition in every part of the world. It is difficult, however, to define when a religious movement can be ...

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