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Cultish: The Language of Fanaticism By Amanda Montell Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062993151
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Wave - June 15th, 2021

I am enamored with behavioral psychology and understanding why people do what they do - especially when it comes to cults! Why do people flock to SoulCycle, CrossFit, Q’Anon? Language - it’s the ultimate form of power. It persuades people to join with a silent promise of belonging, one of our most basic needs. The author analyzes the social science of cult influence. FASCINATING. [Jessica]