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Media, religion and gender

key issues and new challenges

by Mia Lövheim

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mass media in religion,
  • Religion,
  • Sex role,
  • Mass media,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Women and religion

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Mia Lövheim
    SeriesMedia, religion and culture, Religion, media, and culture series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL638 .M425 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 206 p. ;
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26691832M
    ISBN 100415504724, 0415504732, 0203521749
    ISBN 109780415504720, 9780415504737, 9780203521748
    OCLC/WorldCa796751579

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    Women, Gender, and Religion Journal of Religion & Society 3 Supplement Series 5 greater understanding of religion is clear. And so, the vibrant research culture that has staked-out women, gender, and religion as its focus continues the challenged – and challenging – work of mapping new areas of investigation. Several biological explanations for gender roles exist, but sociologists think culture and socialization are more important sources of gender roles than biology. Families, schools, peers, the mass media, and religion are agents of socialization for the development of gender identity and gender roles.

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The book: surveys the development of research on media, religion and culture through the lens of key theoretical and methodological issues and debates within Author: Mia Lövheim.

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Book Description. 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 within gender studies.

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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.

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Professor Butler’s research and writing interests cover religion and politics, religion and media, African American religion, sexuality, gender, and popular culture.

She is the author of and Women in the Church of God in Christ: Making A Sanctified World on The University of North Carolina Press. She designed and taught an undergraduate women and the media course early in her career, and came to collaborate with Gail Dines through her interest in media text analysis.

She has also published books and articles on African American women’s spiritual and secular autobiographies, and on women and gender in Shaker religion/5(13). Sex differences in religion can be classified as either "internal" or "external".

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SUMMARY. ENTIRE BOOK An examination of the values and cultural significance of secular television, and the role of mass media in shaping our lives.

The author provides a theology of communication, a critique of the Electronic Church, and concludes with practical suggestions for those who are concerned about the impact of American television worldwide.

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