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Religion and mass media : audiences and adaptations

Author: Daniel A Stout; Judith M Buddenbaum
Publisher: Thousand Oaks : Sage Publications, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Drawing on theory and empirical research, contributors to Religion and Mass Media: looks at recent theoretical developments in the sociology of religion and communication theory; offers an overview  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel A Stout; Judith M Buddenbaum
ISBN: 0803971737 9780803971738 0803971745 9780803971745
OCLC Number: 804838411
Description: [5], 294 s. : tab. ; 23 cm
Contents: PART ONE: THE CURRENT STATUS OF RESEARCH ON RELIGION AND MASS MEDIA Introduction - Daniel A Stout and Judith M Buddenbaum Toward a Synthesis of Mass Communication Research and the Sociology of Religion Religion and Mass Media Use - Judith M Buddenbaum and Daniel A Stout A Review of the Mass Communication and Sociology Literature PART TWO: RELIGIOUS BELIEFS AND MEDIA ORIENTATIONS: INSTITUTIONAL PERSPECTIVES Catholicism, Conscience, and Censorship - Ted G Jelen Mainline Protestants and the Media - Judith M Buddenbaum Evangelicals' Uneasy Alliance with the Media - Quentin J Schultze Fundamentalism and the Media, 1930-1990 - Margaret Lamberts Bendroth Protecting the Family - Daniel A Stout Mormon Teaching about Mass Media PART THREE: THE ROLE OF RELIGIOSITY IN MASS MEDIA USE: COMPARATIVE STUDIES OF AUDIENCE BEHAVIOR Religion, Mass Media and Tolerance for Civil Liberties - Tony Rimmer The Role of Religion in Newspaper Trust, Subscribing and Use for Political Information - Judith M Buddenbaum The Role of Religion in Public Attitudes toward Religion News - Judith M Buddenbaum and Stewart Hoover The Passionate Audience - Thomas R Lindlof Community Inscriptions of 'The Last Temptations of Christ' PART FOUR: CASE STUDIES Keeping the Faith - Sam G McFarland The Roles of Selective Exposure and Avoidance in Maintaining Religious Beliefs Diversity from Within - JoAnn Myer Valenti and Daniel A Stout An Analysis of the Impact of Religious Culture on Media Use and Effective Communication to Women Use of Mass Media for Political Information in a Middletown Quaker Meeting - Judith M Buddenbaum How Mennonites Use Media in Everyday Life - Sharon Hartin Iorio Preserving Identity in a Changing World Rappin for the Lord - Cheryl Renee Gooch The Uses of Gospel Rap and Contemporary Music in Black Religious Communities Mormons, Mass Media, and the Interpretive Audience - Daniel A Stout, David Scott, and Dennis G Martin PART FIVE: THE FUTURE: RELIGION AND THE CHANGING INFORMATION ENVIRONMENT Religion and the Information Society - Jorge Reina Schement and Hester C Stephenson
Responsibility: Daniel A. Stout, Judith M. Buddenbaum.
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