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Author Thomas, Pradip, author.

Title Strong religion, zealous media : Christian fundamentalism and communication in India / Pradip Ninan Thomas.

Publication Info. Los Angeles : Sage, 2008.


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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 207 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Section I: Locating the study -- Christian fundamentalism and other fundamentalisms -- Christian fundamentalism and the media -- Christianity in India -- Pentecostalism and neo-Pentecostalism : the global and the local -- Section II: Theory and concepts -- Bourdieu, Christianity, and mediated Christianity in India -- Section III: The cultural/media practices of Christian fundamentalism -- The changing nature of Christian broadcasting in India -- Cyber-contestations : Christian and Hindu fundamentalisms on the web -- Benny Hinn's festival of blessings : the analysis of a Christian crusade in India -- Section IV: Towards another religious communication -- Communication and the search for inter-subjective futures.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Fundamentalism -- India.
Mass media in religion -- India.
Communication -- India.
Mass media -- India.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Thomas, Pradip Ninan. Strong religion, zealous media : Christian fundamentalism and communication in India. Los Angeles : Sage, 2008 xvii, 207 pages 9788178298344 (DLC) 2008023447
ISBN 9788178298344
9788132100409 (e-book)

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