Human Potential Movement
The Human Potential Movement (HPM) arose out of the counterculture milieu of the 1960s and formed around the concept of cultivating extraordinary potential that its advocates believed to lie largely u...
The Hunger Project
The Hunger Project (THP) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization incorporated in the state of California.The Hunger Project describes itself as an organization committed to the sustainable e...
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Large-group awareness training
Large-group awareness training (LGAT) refers to activities usually offered by groups linked with the human potential movement which claim to increase self-awareness and bring about desirable transform...
I'm Dysfunctional, You're Dysfunctional
I'm Dysfunctional, You're Dysfunctional: The Recovery Movement and Other Self-Help Fashions is a non-fiction book about the self-help industry, written by Wendy Kaminer. The book was first published ...
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Gertrude Mongella
Gertrude Ibengwe Mongella (born in 1945) is a Tanzanian politician and the first president of the Pan-African Parliament.
In 1970, President Mongella graduated from the University of East Africa i...
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Fourth Way
The Fourth Way is an approach to self-development described by George Gurdjieff, which he developed over years of travel in the East. It combines what he saw as three established traditional "ways," o...
Earl Babbie
Earl Robert Babbie (born January 8, 1938), is an American sociologist who holds the position of Campbell Professor Emeritus in Behavioral Sciences at Chapman University. He is best known for his book...
Dave Meggyesy
David Michael Meggyesy (born November 1, 1941 in Cleveland, Ohio) is a former American football player, author, and union organizer. He played college football at Syracuse University, and was drafted...
EST and The Forum in popular culture
Werner Erhard and his self-improvement courses have been referenced in popular culture in various forms of fictional media including literature, film, television and theatre. These courses, known as ...
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Attack therapy
Attack therapy is a controversial type of psychotherapy evolved from ventilation therapy. It involves highly confrontational interaction between the patient and a therapist, or between the patient and...
Specioza Kazibwe
Specioza Naigaga Wandira Kazibwe, is a Ugandan surgeon and politician. She is also referred to as "Nnalongo", because of her twin daughters. She was Vice President of Uganda from 1994 to 2003. She was...
Rastafari movement
The Rastafari movement is an Abrahamic religion which developed in Jamaica in the 1930s, following the coronation of Haile Selassie I as Emperor of Ethiopia in 1930. Its adherents worship Haile Selas...
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Call of the Shofar
Call of the Shofar is an organization based in Baltimore focusing on personal and relational transformation. Call of the Shofar offers workshops assisting individuals to enhance their personal relatio...
V. Mohini Giri
Dr. V. Mohini Giri (born 1938) is an Indian social worker and activist, who has been Chairperson of the Guild of Service, a New Delhi-based social service organization. Established in 1979, it provide...
Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness
The Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness (or MSIA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit religious corporation, incorporated in California on June 25, 1971. Before incorporation, the group was founded in Califor...
Seize the Day Inc.
Seize the Day Inc. is a conservative motivational business seminar company located in Winchester, Nevada. Motivational speakers have included Laura Bush, Bill O'Reilly, Terry Bradshaw, Ben Stein, Ph...
Evaluating a Large Group Awareness Training
Evaluating a Large Group Awareness Training: A Longitudinal Study of Psychosocial Effects is a non-fiction psychology book on Large Group Awareness Training, published in 1990 by Springer-Verlag. The ...
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Joan Holmes
Joan Holmes (born 1935) is an American psychologist. She was the founding president of The Hunger Project, and served as one of 31 members on 'Task Force 2 on Hunger' of the UN Millennium Project of 2...
Outrageous Betrayal
Outrageous Betrayal: The Dark Journey of Werner Erhard from est to Exile is a non-fiction book written by freelance journalist Steven Pressman and first published in 1993 by St. Martin's Press. The bo...
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The Template Network
The Emin or The Emin Society is an esoteric movement based on the work of Raymond Armin, known to members as "Leo". Originally, The Emin was named The Eminent Way or The Way. The movement arose in the...
Mork Goes Erk
"Mork Goes Erk" is the seventeenth episode of the first season of Mork & Mindy. The episode first premiered on ABC on February 8, 1979. "Mork Goes Erk" was later released on VHS on January 1, 19...
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Werner Erhard (book)
Werner Erhard: The Transformation of a Man, The Founding of est is a biography of Werner Erhard by philosophy professor William Warren Bartley, III. The book was published in 1978 by Clarkson Potter. ...
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James Bugental
James Frederick Thomas Bugental (December 25, 1915 – September 17, 2008) was one of the predominant theorists and advocates of the Existential-Humanistic Therapy movement. He was a therapist, teacher...
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Sheilaism
Sheilaism is a shorthand term for an individual's system of religious belief which co-opts strands of multiple religions chosen by the individual usually without much theological consideration. The te...
Landmark Education litigation
Landmark Worldwide (formerly Landmark Education), or simply Landmark, is a limited liability company headquartered in San Francisco, California. It offers programs in personal development.The current ...
Robert W. Fuller
Robert Works Fuller (born 1936) is an American physicist, author, social reformer, and former college president.
Fuller earned his Ph.D. in physics at Princeton University in 1961, and taught at C...
Robert Nadeau (aikidoka)
Robert Nadeau (born March 10, 1937) is an American aikido teacher holding the rank of 7th dan and master teacher in the Aikikai.Nadeau began training in martial arts at the age of 16 and began study...
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Insight Seminars
Insight Seminars is an international non-profit organization headquartered in Santa Monica, California. The first seminar was led in 1978 by founders John-Roger and Russell Bishop under the name Insig...
The Program (novel)
The Program: A Novel is a novel by Gregg Hurwitz, first published in 2004. It has since been released as an Audio CD, an Audio Cassette, and was reprinted in paperback format, in 2005. Hurwitz's pri...
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