Scientology: Selected full-text books and articles
The Church of Scientology: A History of a New Religion Princeton University Press, 2011
L. Ron Hubbard's Alternative to the Bomb Shelter: Scientology's Emergence as a Pseudo-Science during the 1950s Journal of Religion and Popular Culture, Vol. 24, No. 1, Spring 2012PEER-REVIEWED PERIODICAL
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Inside Scientology Investigating a Secretive Organization Investigative Reporters and Editors, Inc. The IRE Journal, Vol. 35, No. 4, Fall 2012
The Social Dimensions of Sectarianism: Sects and New Religious Movements in Contemporary Society Clarendon Press, 1992
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 13 "Scientology: A Secularized Religion"
Sects, Cults, and Spiritual Communities: A Sociological Analysis Praeger, 1998
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 8 "The Church of Scientology: A Quasi Religion"
Philosophers and Religious Leaders Oryx Press, 1999
Librarian’s tip: "Hubbard, L. Ron: Founder of the Church of Scientology 1911-1986" begins on p. 90
Controversial New Religions Oxford University Press, 2004
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 11 "Inventing L. Ron Hubbard: On the Construction and Maintenance of the Hagiographic Mythology of Scientology's Founder"
The New Heretics of France: Minority Religions, la République, and the Government-Sponsored "War on Sects" Oxford University Press, 2011
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 2 "The Church of Scientology: Legal and Activist Responses"
Defining Religious Tolerance: German Policy toward the Church of Scientology Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 30, No. 5, November 1997
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