WorldCat Identities

Tumminia, Diana G.

Overview
Works: 9 works in 38 publications in 1 language and 2,042 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: BF2050, 001.942
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Diana G Tumminia
Alien worlds : social and religious dimensions of extraterrestrial contact( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When prophecy never fails : myth and reality in a flying-saucer group by Diana G Tumminia( Book )

13 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Unarius Academy of Science is one of the oldest of the numerous UFO-based US religious movements. Unarius is devoted to teaching the all-encompassing Uranian Science. This book offers an inside look at this movement
How prophecy lives( Book )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Occasioned by reflections on the 50th anniversary of the publication of Festinger et al.'s When Prophecy Fails, this book examines social scientific prophecy research in the second half of the twentieth century, with particular attention to the question of the dynamics that inspired people to engage actively in such end-time activities
A study of the Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness : religious innovation and cultural change by Diana G Tumminia( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MSIA, the Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness, has been called the Cadillac of cults and the leader was once dubbed the "Hollywood guru." Those interested in new religions only know MSIA from these kinds of labels. However, when looked at from a qualitative sociological perspective, a more complex story of religious innovation and cultural change emerges. An important study in religious syncretism, "A Study of the Movement of Inner Awareness" analyzes the ways MSIA exemplifies the blending of Eastern and Western religion with therapeutic self-help traditions in pop psychology and New Age thought and presents a sensitive portrayal of its leaders and members
Children of the stars( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the Unarians, an organization preparing for visitation by an alien race of advanced intelligence
Study of the movement of spiritual awareness : religious innovation and cultural change by Diana G Tumminia( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MSIA, the Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness, has been called the Cadillac of cults. Those interested in new religions may only know of MSIA from these kinds of labels. However, when looked at from a qualitative sociological perspective, a more complex story of religious innovation and cultural change can be told
The sacred self : a social-psychological study of religious self-identity and the case of Hare Krishna by Diana G Tumminia( )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

How Prophecy Lives (Religion and the Social Order) by William H Swatos( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

California space goddess : the mystagogue in a flying saucer cult by R. George Kirkpatrick( )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alien worlds : social and religious dimensions of extraterrestrial contact
Alternative Names
Tumminia, Diana

Languages
English (36)

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When prophecy never fails : myth and reality in a flying-saucer groupHow prophecy lives