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Unformatted text preview: • Invulnerable to criticism • Justifications for concrete programs • Resistance is defined as standing in the way of achievement Totalitarian: Self contained eliminating divergence • Dichotomized (dualistic) worldview: (split into 2) lack of ambiguity o Objective truth is obtainable o Lack of support: total rejection o Complete outspoken acceptance produces safety: Contamination by incorrect notions re-education/ enlightment. ISS 210 Cults 9/20/2007 9/20/20079/20/2007-Social (normative) Control-Leadership/ Power Understanding-Searching for meaning (bonded relations) o Attachment o Belief o Commitment o Involvement-Structural Attributes-Dynamic Group Process-Vulnerability (f) Disruption uncertainty...
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course ISS 210 taught by Professor Zimmerman during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '08