AQA A2 Sociology Unit 3 - Beliefs - Growth of NRMs and NAMs & Sects

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1. Where does Troeltsch say sects pull most of their members from and why?

  • Poor backgrounds - Theodicy of Disprivileged
  • Middle class backgrounds - Time and lifestyle choices link to NRMs and NAMs
  • All backgrounds- new spirtiuallity
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2. What type of Sects are Jehovah Witnesses?

  • Conversionists
  • Retreatists
  • Adventists
  • Ritualists

3. What did Wilson 2003 outline about how sects establish themselves?

  • Socialize their children and stay apart from the outside world
  • Are world accommodating, but live in tight knit communities
  • Marginalise themselves from society, as they see it as corupt

4. Who created the sectarian cycle?

  • Lea & Young
  • Mckillip & Rieder
  • Stark & Bainbridge
  • James & Dorkings

5. What are the three types of NRMs?

  • World accommodating, world dismissal, world solidarity
  • World accommodating , world rejecting, world affirming
  • World equality, world rejecting, world differences


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