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The Resource Muslims and new media in West Africa : pathways to God, Dorothea E. Schulz

Muslims and new media in West Africa : pathways to God, Dorothea E. Schulz

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Muslims and new media in West Africa : pathways to God
Title
Muslims and new media in West Africa
Title remainder
pathways to God
Statement of responsibility
Dorothea E. Schulz
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Language
eng
Summary
Although Islam is not new to West Africa, new patterns of domestic economies, the promise of political liberalization, and the proliferation of new media have led to increased scrutiny of Islam in the public sphere. Dorothea E. Schulz shows how new media have created religious communities that are far more publicly engaged than they were in the past. Muslims and New Media in West Africa expands ideas about religious life in West Africa, women's roles in religion, religion and popular culture, the meaning of religious experience in a charged environment, and how those who consume both religion
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YDXCP
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Muslims and new media in West Africa : pathways to God, Dorothea E. Schulz
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Muslims and new media in West Africa : pathways to God, Dorothea E. Schulz
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt16gh6j7
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Our nation's authentic traditions": law reform and controversies over the common good, 1999-2006 -- Times of hardship: gender relations in a changing urban economy -- Family conflicts: domestic life revisited by media practices -- Practicing humanity: social institutions of Islamic moral renewal -- Alasira, the path to God -- "Proper believers": mass-mediated constructions of moral community -- Consuming baraka, debating virtue: new forms of mass-mediated religiosity
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Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 306 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253005540
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11529033
Specific material designation
remote

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