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Title Fundamentalisms and the media / [edited by] Stewart M. Hoover and Nadia Kaneva.

Imprint London ; New York : Continuum, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  201.7 F962 2009    ---  Available
Description xii, 223 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary The contributions to this volume represent the first effort to look at 'fundamentalisms' and 'the media' together and address the resulting relations and interactions from critical perspectives of history, technology, geography, and practice.
Contents Fundamental mediations : religion, meaning and identity in global context / Stewart M. Hoover and Nadia Kaneva -- What can peacebuilders learn from fundamentalists? / R. Scott Appleby -- Are free expression and fundamentalism two colliding principles? / Edward Michael Lenert -- A historical overview of American Christian fundamentalism in the twentieth century / Susan A. Maurer -- Fundamentalism in Arab and Muslim media / Leon Barkho -- Conservative Christian spokespeople in mainstream US news media / Kirsten Isgro -- Use of the term 'fundamentalist Christian' in Canadian national television news / David Haskell -- The vernacular ideology of Christian fundamentalism on the world wide web / Robert Glenn Howard -- Opus dei and the role of the media in constructing fundamentalist identity / Claire Hoertz Badaracco -- African traditional religion, pentecostalism and the clash of spiritualities in Ghana / J. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu -- Discursive construction of Shamanism and Christian fundamentalism in Korean popular culture / Jin Kyu Park -- Christian fundamentalism and the media in India / Pradip N. Thomas.
Subject Religious fundamentalism.
Mass media -- Religious aspects.
Church and mass media.
Added Author Hoover, Stewart M.
Kaneva, Nadia.
ISBN 9781847061348 (pbk.)
9781847061331 (hbk.)
1847061338 (hbk.)
1847061346 (pbk.)

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