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    Judith Mary Weightman’s contribution to the Jonestown scholarship is a unique view of the Peoples Temple. It is volume seven in the Studies in Religion and Society series. She contends that everyone willingly committed suicide and the abuses suffered at the hands of other members only brought the Temple closer together. She argues that no one was forced to join or forced stay in Peoples Temple. Weightman’s book contains a detailed description and analysis of Jones’ authority which is a helpful s Judith Mary Weightman’s contribution to the Jonestown scholarship is a unique view of the Peoples Temple. It is volume seven in the Studies in Religion and Society series. She contends that everyone willingly committed suicide and the abuses suffered at the hands of other members only brought the Temple closer together. She argues that no one was forced to join or forced stay in Peoples Temple. Weightman’s book contains a detailed description and analysis of Jones’ authority which is a helpful study of charisma and its use in contemporary society. While the book seems to be well researched and cited, its conclusions are difficult to swallow (no pun intended). This book contains extensive notes, a works cited section and an index.

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