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Author Hoover, Stewart M.
Title Religion in the news : faith and journalism in American public discourse / Stewart M. Hoover.
Imprint Thousand Oaks, Calif : Sage Publications, [1998]
©1998

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  P94 .H657 1998    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  P94 .H657 1998    AVAILABLE  
Subject Mass media -- Religious aspects.
Journalism, Religious.
Description xi, 234 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Religion in the news -- Approaches to understanding -- Discourses of contemporary religion -- The source of the problem? -- Looking at religion -- Reading and watching religion -- The audience for religion -- Religion and the media in conflict -- Religion and broadcasting -- The challenge of standards -- To be the discourse, or merely to cover it.
ISBN 0761916776 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
0761916784 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
OCLC # 38908744
Table of Contents
 Preface 
 Acknowledgments 
1Religion in the News1
2Approaches to Understanding18
3Discourses of Contemporary Religion33
4The Source of the Problem?52
5Looking at Religion67
6Reading and Watching Religion97
7The Audience for Religion114
8Religion and the Media in Conflict139
9Religion and Broadcasting154
10The Challenge of Standards193
11To Be the Discourse or Merely to Cover It205
 Index221
 About the Author233