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Articles in English
Psychology and the Satanic Ritual Abuse Controversy. A Brief Research Review
By AsbjÃ¸rn Dyrendal (published 03.02.2007)
During the late 1980s and early 1990s, psychologists dealing with "repressed memories", dissociation, and
multiple personalities warned about a satanic conspiracy, based on testimonies from their patients. During
the following years, the ideas and practices were researched. In this article, some of the research findings
are summed up and briefly discussed.
Tema: Alternativ behandling , Articles in English , Konspirasjonstenkning
â œEnochianâ language: A proof of the existence of angels?
By Egil Asprem (publisert 13.12.2006)
Elizabethan England hosted many interesting and influential personalities, from Francis Bacon, Walter Raleigh
and Francis Drake to Edmund Spencer, Christopher Marlowe and William Shakespeare. In this milieu we also
find the eccentric philosopher and scientist John Dee. He collected the empireâ ™s biggest library, and his
contributions to mathematics, cartography and navigation greatly influenced the age of English exploration and
discovery. However, he was also an ardent explorer of the celestial realms: John Dee believed firmly in the
existence of angels. Together with the alchemist Edward Kelley he conducted magical rituals in order to
commune with the heavenly messengers. The result was a series of letter tables and verses in a previously unknown
language. A proof of the existence of angels?
Tema: Articles in English , Marginalia , Sekterisk
The Successor Problem
Av Jan S. Haugland (publisert 12.09.2006)
The death of the founder is a crisis in any religious movement. What does it take to change a secterian
movement centered on a single charismatic individual to a long-living religion? The fascinating life and works
of Joseph Franklin Rutherford, the second leader of the movement we know as the Jehovah's Witnesses,
provides interesting clues to what inspires such a transition.
Tema: Articles in English , Sekterisk
The Roswell Incident – the greatest mystery in UFO-logy?
av Kjetil Kjernsmo
Article from a skeptical viewpoint on the socalled Roswell UFO crash. The conclusion is that it has been created through
series of slight exaggerations, which turned a pretty ordinary matter into a big, modern, fairy tale.
Tema: Articles in English , Utenomjordisk
Media Constructions of 'Satanism' in Norway (1988-1997)
av AsbjÃ¸rn Dyrendal
This paper describes how media construed "Satanism" during the late 1980s up to 1997.
Tema: Articles in English , Konspirasjonstenkning
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