A new religious movement (NRM) is a religious community or spiritual group of modern origins, which has a peripheral place within its society's dominant religious ...
New religious movement (NRM), the generally accepted term for what is sometimes called, often with pejorative connotations, a “cult.” The term new religious ...
A new religious movement (NRM) is a comprehensive term used to identify religious, ethical, and spiritual groups, communities and practices of relatively modern origins.
A new religious movement (NRM) is a religious community or spiritual group of modern origins, which has a peripheral place within its nation's dominant religious culture.
By Catherine Beyer. Definition: The term new religious movement evolved in part to replace the term cult, which has colloquially taken on many negative connotations.
New Religious Movements . ... contains an excellent discussion of the terms New Religious Movement, cult, and sect as they are understood by sociologists of religion.
Encyclopedia of Religion and Society William H. Swatos, Jr. Editor: Table of Contents | Cover Page | Editors | Contributors | Introduction | Web Version: NEW ...
2005, Eileen Barker, “New Religious Movements in Europe”, in Encyclopedia of Religion, Detroit: Macmillan Reference, ISBN 9780028657431, page 6568:
Engaging with New Religious Movements. UPCOMING: Inform Autumn Seminar - Children, Minority Religions, and the Law. Saturday, 17 October 2015; 9.30am - 4.30pm
New religious movement is a term that is used for certain religious communities. Such communities are usually small, compared to world religions.