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Author Maddux, Kristy

Title The faithful citizen : popular Christian media and gendered civic identities / Kristy Maddux

Publ Info Waco, Tex. : Baylor University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  BV652.95 .M33 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  BV652.95 .M33 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 271 pages ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Studies in rhetoric and religion ; 10
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-261) and index
Contents Christian media, gender, and civic participation -- Genteel masculinity, the prophetic posture, and legislative politics : Amazing grace -- Violence, suffering, and feminine submission : The passion of the Christ -- Brutish masculinity and the war on evil : Left behind -- Feminine charity, secular salvation, and social reform : 7th heaven -- Biology, heterosexuality, and the privatization of faithfulness : The da Vinci code -- The limits and possibilities of faith-based civic participation
LC subject Mass media in religion
Mass media -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
Christians -- Political activity
Citizenship -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
Sex role -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
ISBN 9781602582538 (alk. paper)
160258253X (alk. paper)