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Strong religion, zealous media : Christian fundamentalism and communication in India

Author: Pradip Thomas
Publisher: Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first in-depth, cultural and social analysis of the growth of conservative forms of Christianity in India and the many ways in which these new churches use the media.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2008023447
(OCoLC)232357965
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Pradip Thomas
ISBN: 9788132100409 8132100409
OCLC Number: 489563144
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 207 pages)
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.
Responsibility: Pradip Ninan Thomas.
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