'... a thoughtful book that takes the Witnesses' own beliefs and words seriously.'
- Publishers Weekly'It is a clear, accurate, well-constructed, high-quality academic, sociological analysis of a modern millenarian movement ... The author is a skilled and experienced sociologist, and this book is an example of the clearest writing and the best research that can be produced by this important academic discipline.'
- The Revd Thaddeus Birchard, Church Times
About the Author
Andrew Holden (PH.D) has taught sociology at various levels of further and higher education. He has been conducting fieldwork on millenarian belief systems for over a decade.