Note: Most books can be ordered on ICSA's web site: http://www.icsahome.com -
Born and Raised in a Sect: You are Not Alone (2006), Lois Kendall, PhD, Progression Publishing
Churches That Abuse and Recovering from Churches That Abuse (1994), Ronald M. Enroth (Zondervan, 1992) These books are online free.
Crazy Therapies: What Are They? Do They Work? by Margaret Thaler Singer and Janja Lalich (1996, Jossey-Bass)
Cults In Our Midst: The Hidden Influence in Our Everyday Lives by Margaret Thaler Singer with Janja Lalich (1995, Jossey-Bass)
How We Know What Isn't So, The Fallibility of Human Reason in Everyday Life by Thomas Gilovich (1991, The Free Press, Macmillan)
Influence: The new psychology of modern persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini, Ph.D. (Quill, 1984)
Recovery from Abusive Groups by Wendy Ford (American Family Foundation, 1990)
Recovery from Cults: Help for the Victims of Psychological and Spiritual Abuse, edited by Michael D. Langone (1993, Norton)
Take Back Your Life: Recovering from Cults and Abusive Relationships by Janja Lalich and Madeleine Tobias (2006, Bay Tree Publishing)
The Verbally Abusive Relationship and Verbal Abusive Survivors Speak Out on Relationship and Recovery, by Patricia Evans (Bob Adams, Inc. Publishers, 1992/1993)
Thought Reform and the Psychology of Totalism: A Study of "Brainwashing" in China by Robert Jay Lifton (Chapel Hill, 1989)
Traumatic Narcissism: Relational Systems of Subjugation (Routledge, 2013)
Without Conscience: The Disturbing World of the Psychopaths Among Us by Dr. Robert D. Hare (Pocket Books, 1993)
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ICSA is proud to welcome STARTING OUT IN MAINSTREAM AMERICA by Livia Bardin, an online resource for people who have left cults, their families and friends, and professionals working to help them. Online at http://startingout.icsa.name/.