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Yana Garcia Mander 13.0 hw.

Assess the view that cults and sects are fringe organisations that are inevitably short lived and of
little influence on contemporary society.

Cults and sects are often hard to differentiate from one another, as a lot of them have very similar features
such as a…

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strong nature, they can not compromise their beliefs, as they must live in separation from society in order
to prepare for "judgement day".

In terms of their influence on wider society, many sociologists argue that sects and cults have little impact,
as they are small, "fringe organisations". Indeed this appears…




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