Alien Abduction and UFO Religion

In this video Dr Dave Webster interviews Erik A.W. Östling about the notion of Alien Abduction and UFO religion:

 

Erik has presented some materials on this topic such as THIS paper in Israel recently, and THIS article on the Raëlian religion. In this interview he mentions the work of John E Mack: there is a (sceptical) piece about him HERE

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Who is the audience for Contemporary Spiritism?

In this video Dr Dave Webster interviews Sara Duppils about Contemporary Spiritism. He asks whether those who are interested are members of a dedicated sub-culture, or are from broader social spectrum:

 

Sara has a page about her work at http://hig-se.academia.edu/SaraDuppils, and is a PhD Student at Åbo Akademi University (Finland), and teaches at the  University of Gävle (Sweden).

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