[Continued-Cosmocentric Cult and Black Religion by C. Eric Lincoln] (audio)

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Boston. History workshop. Tape 3 of 10

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This audio is a continuation of the presentation on Cosmo centric cults by C. Eric Lincoln. In this recording C. Eric Lincoln discusses the death of cults. The audio also features remarks by Charles Long on an open American society. C. Shelby Rooks also gives remarks and conducts administrative matters.

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00:00:04 Audio begins with an unidentified man talking about cults.

00:02:24 C. Eric Lincoln discusses the major reasons cults die.

00:14:47 C. Shelby Brooks gives remarks on SSBR conference and adjourns meeting.

00:15:50 Charles Long talks about open society in America and freedom.

00:40:54 Talks about mythologies of conquest and Aborigines discovering Columbus and their perceptions of Christopher Columbus.

01:29:22 Audio ends.


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