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From Yahweh to Yahoo! : the religious roots of the secular press, Doug Underwood

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From Yahweh to Yahoo! : the religious roots of the secular press
Title
From Yahweh to Yahoo!
Title remainder
the religious roots of the secular press
Statement of responsibility
Doug Underwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presenting religion as journalism's silent partner, From Yahweh to Yahoo! provides a fresh and surprising view of the religious impulses at work in the typical newsroom by delving into the largely unexamined parallels between religious and journalistic developments from the "media" of antiquity to the electronic idolatry of the Internet
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DLC
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Underwood, Doug
Dewey number
070.9
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4888.R44
LC item number
U53 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
History of communication
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  • Religion and the press
  • Journalism, Religious
Label
From Yahweh to Yahoo! : the religious roots of the secular press, Doug Underwood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [319]-329) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : journalism facing faith -- Part 1 : the religious roots of the mass media -- Prophetic journalism: moral outrage and the news -- The profits of reform: printers, capitalists, and the priesthood of believers -- Skeptics of faith or faith in skepticism? enlightening the journalistic mind -- Mystics, idealists, and utopians: journalism and the romantic tradition -- Muckraking the nation's conscience: journalists and the social gospel -- Mencken, monkeys, and modernity: a new metaphysic for the newsroom -- Pragmatism and the "facts" of religious experience: the model for a synthesis -- Part 2 : research, religious beliefs, and the ethics of the press -- Trusting their guts: the moral compass of a doubter's profession -- "I will show you my faith by what I do": a survey of the religious beliefs of journalists and journalists' faith put into action --
  • Religion, morality, and professional values: a study of the ethical sources of today's journalists -- Part 3 : secularism and the newsroom search for substitute faiths -- The cult of science and the scientifically challenged press -- The mind of the inquiring reporter: psychology and the science of the soul -- The press, politics, and religion in the public square -- Foundations of sand: technology worship and the internet -- The gospel of public journalism: the newsroom communitarians and the search for civic virtue -- Part 4 : journalism after Jesus -- Jesus without journalists: miracles and mysteries, minus media reports -- Visions of Mary and the less than visionary press: religious apparitions in the framing of the modern media -- Proselytizing and profits: the growth of televangelism and the collaboration of the mainstream press -- Pluralism and the press's blind spots: the coverage of religious diversity at home and abroad
Control code
47120367
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 346 pages
Isbn
9780252027062
Lccn
2001003514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
From Yahweh to Yahoo! : the religious roots of the secular press, Doug Underwood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [319]-329) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : journalism facing faith -- Part 1 : the religious roots of the mass media -- Prophetic journalism: moral outrage and the news -- The profits of reform: printers, capitalists, and the priesthood of believers -- Skeptics of faith or faith in skepticism? enlightening the journalistic mind -- Mystics, idealists, and utopians: journalism and the romantic tradition -- Muckraking the nation's conscience: journalists and the social gospel -- Mencken, monkeys, and modernity: a new metaphysic for the newsroom -- Pragmatism and the "facts" of religious experience: the model for a synthesis -- Part 2 : research, religious beliefs, and the ethics of the press -- Trusting their guts: the moral compass of a doubter's profession -- "I will show you my faith by what I do": a survey of the religious beliefs of journalists and journalists' faith put into action --
  • Religion, morality, and professional values: a study of the ethical sources of today's journalists -- Part 3 : secularism and the newsroom search for substitute faiths -- The cult of science and the scientifically challenged press -- The mind of the inquiring reporter: psychology and the science of the soul -- The press, politics, and religion in the public square -- Foundations of sand: technology worship and the internet -- The gospel of public journalism: the newsroom communitarians and the search for civic virtue -- Part 4 : journalism after Jesus -- Jesus without journalists: miracles and mysteries, minus media reports -- Visions of Mary and the less than visionary press: religious apparitions in the framing of the modern media -- Proselytizing and profits: the growth of televangelism and the collaboration of the mainstream press -- Pluralism and the press's blind spots: the coverage of religious diversity at home and abroad
Control code
47120367
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 346 pages
Isbn
9780252027062
Lccn
2001003514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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