Reference

Other useful references and links related to cults or groups like Training In Power.

Building on the “work” of Carlos Castaneda

Amongst the required reading for Training In Power, Carlos Castaneda's books are used like textbooks for classes, and are an ...
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Resources on Cults

For more resources on cults, check out Daniel Shaw's Cult Recovery page ...
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The Psychology of Brainwashing

Cognitive Consistency ---Michael Rogge A Quote from “Basic Psychology”, Henry Gleitman, Norton 1983 ... people try to make sense of ...
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Ways to evaluate a group’s control over person freedom

From Chapter Four of Combating Cult Mind Control (Park Street Press, 1990) by Steven Hassan (with comments by Diane Muir) ...
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Deception, Dependency & Dread

By Michael Langone, Ph. D. American Family Foundation (With comments by Diane Muir) THE CONVERSION PROCESS Farber, Harlow, & ...
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Spiritually Abusive Groups

Abusive groups are not outward-looking, but inward-looking, guiding members to find comfort and support and a replacement family within the ...
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A question and answer that was in the Seattle PI not long ago

Question: "I work at a community college where two instructors teach the same science course. One explains concepts clearly, and ...
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Characteristics of a Destructive Group

Authoritarian pyramid structure with authority at the top Charismatic or messianic leader(s) (Messianic meaning they either say they are God ...
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Books

Here are a few books on Cult Mind Control recommended by other critics and cult victims. I can only recommend (*) ...
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Communications Guide

What follows is a PR document given to students as a way of responding to TIP criticism. Communications Guide December ...
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