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Time Present and Time Past: The Homecomings, 1991–1999

Ryan P. Harper

in The Gaithers and Southern Gospel: Homecoming in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496810908
eISBN:
9781496810946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496810908.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, American

The first chapter focuses on the first decade of the Homecoming franchise. The first Homecomings occur against the backdrop of late 1980s/early 1990s American politics, economics, evangelicalism, and ... More


Blessed: A History of the American Prosperity Gospel

Kate Bowler

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199827695
eISBN:
9780199345342
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199827695.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Blessed introduces a comprehensive history of the rise of the American prosperity gospel. What began as diverse metaphysical, pentecostal, and self-help conceptions about the power of the mind became ... More


Wealth

Kate Bowler

in Blessed: A History of the American Prosperity Gospel

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199827695
eISBN:
9780199345342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199827695.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter follows the explosion of the prosperity gospel in the late 1970s and how it convinced believers to calculate their conviction according to their wallets. The movement thrived and ... More


Pentecostal Ethics and the Prosperity Gospel: Is There a Prophet in the House?

Cheryl J. Sanders

in Afro-Pentecostalism: Black Pentecostal and Charismatic Christianity in History and Culture

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814797303
eISBN:
9780814789070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814797303.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines the ethical, political, and ecclesiological significance of Pentecostal preaching, with particular emphasis on two perceived polarities: the prosperity gospel and the social ... More


The Origins of Asymmetry

Yochai Benkler, Robert Faris, and Hal Roberts

in Network Propaganda: Manipulation, Disinformation, and Radicalization in American Politics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190923624
eISBN:
9780190923662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190923624.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter examines the origins of asymmetry in the American public sphere by charting the rise of second-wave right-wing media. Taking a political economy approach, this chapter investigates how ... More


Between Faith and Delusion: Corporate Credit After 1980

Amanda Porterfield

in Corporate Spirit: Religion and the Rise of the Modern Corporation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780199372652
eISBN:
9780199372683
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199372652.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Abetted by new religious media, will-power psychology supported the “financialization” of the American economy and its faith-based mentality. Disparities in wealth increased as new strategies ... More


Culture Industries: Heritage USA and the Corporatization of Evangelical Culture

Darren E. Grem

in The Blessings of Business: Corporate America and the Rise of Conservative Evangelicalism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199927975
eISBN:
9780190467012
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199927975.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The emergence of Christian culture industries is the story told in this chapter, focusing in particular on Jim Bakker’s Christian theme park—Heritage USA—as yet another important site on the ... More


Introduction

Tamara Sonn

in Overcoming Orientalism: Essays in Honor of John L. Esposito

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780190054151
eISBN:
9780190054182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190054151.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

If Edward Said is known for identifying the political implications of negative stereotypes of Islam, John L. Esposito is known for correcting them. This chapter summarizes the significance of ... More


Televangelizing Muslims: Christian Satellite Television and Its Impact on Muslim–Christian Relations in Jordan

Jordan Denari Duffner

in Overcoming Orientalism: Essays in Honor of John L. Esposito

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780190054151
eISBN:
9780190054182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190054151.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Islam

In the first two decades of the twenty-first century, Arabic-language Christian television channels have proliferated rapidly, broadcasting their message across the airwaves of the Middle East. One ... More


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