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    and cult leader Jim Jones Ishtar N. Muhammad Reid Ross Classical School Abstract The Reverend Jim Jones was a popular figure during his time in the 1970s for his establishment of the Peoples Temple and the wanting of social equality in the states. He is also famous for the mass suicide of over 900 temple members on November 18‚ 1978 in Jonestown‚ Guyana. This paper will focus on the psychopath of the notorious group leader of Jim Jones and understand why

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    attention from her siblings. She is the youngest of the family so she was showered with love and attention for the first ten years of her life.When the author grew up she started looking for attention else where‚ at any cost. The author eventually met Jim Jones the leader of the peoples temple. She decided to join the peoples temple‚ the author was willing to give up her family and friends join the temple. When she arrived in Jonestown it was not what she had expected. She soon came to realize

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    Jim Jones – Individuals Report The widely known leader I have chosen to present in my report is the American religious cult leader‚ responsible for the Jonestown massacre in 1978; Jim Jones. Born as James Warren Jones on May 13‚ 1931‚ he was an extremely influential leader of his cult church‚ The People’s Temple. His influence over this group led to a series of quite horrific events and eventually a mass suicide which Jones called “revolutionary suicide"‚ killing more than 900 people‚ including

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    always meant to be‚ following your instincts by just trusting and shadowing your leader. Nobody really recollects his name‚ he was the whole leader of the operation. Jim Jones‚ average person‚ almost a God to some‚ a father and a leader‚ created a safe haven for his cult‚ but an abhorrent abomination perceived by the world. So‚ who is Jim Jones and how has he changed the world

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    Jim Jones was a founder who founded The People’s Temple. The People’s Temple is best known for the November 18‚ 1978 death of over 900 Temple members in Jonestown‚ Guyana‚ along with nine others at a nearby airstrip and in Georgetown. Jim Jones was born in a rural community in Indiana close to the border of Ohio. His parents were James Thurman Jones who was a World War I veteran and Lynetta Putnam. In 1934‚ during the Great Depression Jones’ parents‚ due to economic struggle‚ were forced to move

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    * Jim Jones and the People Temple * When you think of Jim Jones and the People Temple the first thing that comes to mind is a mass suicide‚ not only involving one specific sex or race‚ but involving men‚ women‚ and children of all races. However‚ do we ever take the time to sit down and look into what Jim Jones and the People Temple actually stood for? There must be a reason behind all the things that were done. Behind the reason Pastor Jim Jones preached what he did and had such a major impact

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    The founder of the People’s Temple‚ Jim Jones‚ was born in 1931 in Crete‚ Indiana. He began to be interested in religion since childhood‚ being a teenager‚ preached in the streets. At the age of 24‚ he founded the religious group "Disciples of Christ”‚ which in a year was renamed "People’s Temple"

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    Jim Jones and the People’s Temple Tina Okun Aspects of Forensic Psychology Professor Makin April 26‚ 2015 Abstract This essay will discuss Jim Jones and the Peoples Temple. The essay will explore the potential prevention of the massacre if Jim Jones had been profiled prior to Senator Leo Ryan and his members’ arrival. The essay will discuss the mass suicide in which occurred at the People’s Temple. Jim Jones will be discussed and how he could control the minds of hundreds of people

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    Jonestown Mass Suicide: A Look at Jim Jones diagnosis and the People ’s Temples 918. This is the number of people that died in Jonestown‚ from apparent cyanide poisoning because of Jim Jones. This mass murder/suicide was one of the largest in modern history that resulted in the largest single loss of American civilian life‚ without being caused by a natural disaster until the events of September 11‚2001. Jim Jones was the leader of the Peoples Temple‚ a religious organization also seen as

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    Jim Jones and the Peoples Temple ethical or unethical practice? In the 1970’s Jim Jones established a church called the Peoples Temple which eventually became a cult. The foundation of the church was based on social and racial inequality for all. The church started small yet eventually grew to 5‚000 members. The Peoples Temple accumulated media and political attention which earned Jones popularity; this resulted to his nomination and selection to city commissioner. According to many Jones did

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