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The Rožman Phenomenon

Author(s): Ivana Šepetavec
Contributor(s): Sanja Kalapoš Gašparac (Translator)
Subject(s): Christian Theology and Religion, Media studies, Cultural Anthropology / Ethnology
Published by: Hrvatsko etnološko društvo
Keywords: anthropology of religion; contemporary religious movements; Croatia;

Summary/Abstract: The political and social turmoil, and the age in which the existing values are being questioned lead to the creation of some specific social phenomena. This paper shows the media context of the Rožman phenomenon, but also the individual testimonies of the members of this controversial movement, by comparing the social and the political situations in Croatia with the development of the Hare Krsna movement.

  • Issue Year: 32/2002
  • Issue No: 25
  • Page Range: 39-55
  • Page Count: 17
  • Language: Croatian