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ERIC Number: EJ023661
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1970
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Prophetic Failure and Chiliastic Identity: The Case of Jehovah's Witnesses
Zygmunt, Joseph F.
Amer J Sociol, 75, 6, 926-948, May '70
Presents a longitudinal analysis of the impact of the group's millenarian orientation upon its developmental career. Attention is focused upon long-term modes of adjustment to recurrent prophetic failures, examining the ways in which the sect has adapted its collective identity to meet such crises." (Author/SE)
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