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Product NameAwakening of a Jehovah's Witness: Escape from the Watchtower Society
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionHardcover
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Width1.1 inches    (convert)
Height9.25 inches    (convert)
Length6.3 inches    (convert)
Weight21.76 ounces    (convert)
AuthorDiane Wilson, Jerry Bergman
Page Count327
BindingHardcover
Published04/01/2002
FeaturesUsed Book in Good Condition
Long DescriptionThis tale of mind control, the use of fear to manipulate vulnerable people, and final escape from a suffocating cult environment is a revealing exposé of a secretive contemporary sect, as well as a true psychological thriller. Diane Wilson spent twenty-five precious years of her life, first becoming indoctrinated by the dogma of the Watchtower Society, and then struggling to free herself from its pervasive, intimidating clutches. In this probing, brutally honest assessment, Wilson describes how a childhood of psychological abuse and lack of self-confidence rendered her vulnerable to the seductive doctrines of the Jehovah's Witnesses.  What she reveals about the goings-on within the closed Watchtower Society will shock the average person who assumes the polite, well-dressed people who pass out leaflets are much like any other conservative religious group. Wilson contends that membership in the Jehovah's Witnesses requires obedience bordering on psychological enslavement and complete suppression of individuality. Her engrossing memoir will be of great interest to former Witnesses, students of cult phenomena, and anyone who has ever had contact with Jehovah's Witnesses.
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