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Media and Religion
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Daniel A. Stout
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-17 - Publisher: Routledge

This text examines the history, theory, cultural context, and professional aspects of media and religion. While religion has been explored more fully in psychology, sociology, anthropology, and the humanities, there is no clear bridge of understanding to the communication discipline. Daniel A. Stout tackles this issue by providing a roadmap
Media, Religion and Gender
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Mia Lövheim
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-03 - Publisher: Routledge

Media, Religion and Gender presents a selection of eminent current scholarship that explores the role gender plays when religion, media use and values in contemporary society interact. The book: surveys the development of research on media, religion and culture through the lens of key theoretical and methodological issues and debates
Religion, Media, and Social Change
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Kennet Granholm, Marcus Moberg, Sofia Sjö
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-19 - Publisher: Routledge

In an era of heightened globalization, macro-level transformations in the general socioeconomic and cultural makeup of modern societies have been studied in great depth. Yet little attention has been paid to the growing influence of media and mass-mediated popular culture on contemporary religious sensibilities, life, and practice. Religion, Media, and
The Oxford Handbook of Religion and the American News Media
Language: en
Authors: Diane Winston
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-29 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Whether the issue is the rise of religiously inspired terrorism, the importance of faith based NGOs in global relief and development, or campaigning for evangelical voters in the U.S., religion proliferates in our newspapers and magazines, on our radios and televisions, on our computer screens and, increasingly, our mobile devices.
Religion, Media, and the Public Sphere
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Birgit Meyer, Annelies Moors
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-12-01 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

"... one of those rare edited volumes that advances social thought as it provides substantive religious and media ethnography that is good to think with." -- Dale Eickelman, Dartmouth College Increasingly, Pentecostal, Buddhist, Muslim, Jewish, Hindu, and indigenous movements all over the world make use of a great variety of