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Mooji bio[edit]

Would this be considered a legitimate source to cite?'s_teachings_power_authority_and_self-transformation Confundototalus (talk) 01:18, 11 February 2023 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Hi @Confundototalus, thanks for the message! My opinion is that we should not, especially as it would involve claims about a living person. The paper appears to have been published in the Journal of Contemporary Religion while the author was a PhD candidate. The source has been only cited once, in another paper by the same author. My understanding of WP:SCHOLARSHIP is that we should avoid graduate dissertations/theses unless the paper is widely cited by others. Now I'm no expert on scholarship sources, so you're welcome to get a second opinion at WP:RSN. Cheers! Woodroar (talk) 01:59, 11 February 2023 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Thanks for your opinion! I think the information here is academically relevant & presented in the correct context, but it's a contentious subject so I felt it best to ask someone with experience here. Confundototalus (talk) 02:20, 11 February 2023 (UTC)Reply[reply]

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Rowing007 (talk) 16:32, 5 March 2023 (UTC)Reply[reply]