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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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Online Hinduism

Heinz Scheifinger.

in The Oxford History of Hinduism: Modern Hinduism

June 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Hinduism; Religious Studies. 7213 words.

Technological change is a fundamental element of modernity, and an exploration of modern Hinduism must take seriously the role of technology in religious transformation. While the...

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Religion News Online

Debra L. Mason.

in The Oxford Handbook of Religion and the American News Media

August 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Religious Studies. 4921 words.

Blogger Rocco Palmo is an apt case study of how the Internet changes the reporting of religion as news. His Whispers in the Loggia is among the most influential religion news blogs in the...

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The Flow of Faith Online

Robert M. Geraci.

in Virtually Sacred

July 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Christian Theology. 12447 words.

This chapter offers a brief interpretation of Second Life and its history, culminating in three primary issues: the ways residents think about themselves and their avatars; the potential...

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Online Media and Religion in America

Adam Bajan and Heidi A. Campbell.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Religion

P ublished online January 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Christianity; Religious Studies. 9128 words.

New and emerging media has played a pivotal role in Christianity throughout history. In early times, the Christian message was disseminated directly from Jesus and his followers to growing...

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Online Bhakti in a Modern Guru Organization

Maya Warrier.

in Gurus of Modern Yoga

December 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Religious Studies. 6725 words.

This chapter explores the online expression and experience of bhakti (the yoga of intense personal devotion to a guru or god) with reference to the modern transnational devotional...

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Allah Online

Bruce B. Lawrence.

in Who Is Allah?

April 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Islam. 7523 words.

This chapter examines some of the opportunities, but also some of the dangers, of searching for deeper insight into Allah on the World Wide Web. The Information Age has fundamentally...

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Enchantment, Inc.: Online Gaming Between Spiritual Experience and Commodity Fetishism

Stef Aupers.

in Things

September 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Religious Studies. 8234 words.

This chapter discusses the popular genre of online computer games rooted in the “fantasy” genre (Tolkien in particular) and exemplified by World of Warcraft. His analysis, as we have seen,...

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Understanding the Relationship between Religion Online and Offline in a Networked Society

Heidi A. Campbell.

in Journal of the American Academy of Religion

March 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religious Studies. 9479 words.

This article suggests that religious practice online, rather than simply transforming religion, highlights shifts occurring within broader Western culture. The concept of “networked...

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Oxford Islamic Studies Online

John L. Esposito.

P ublished online January 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Society and Culture; Islam. 23 pages.

Online Media and Religion in America

Adam Bajan and Heidi A. Campbell.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Religion in America

August 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion. 8900 words.

Historical Developments in the Intersection of Religion and Communication Technology

Technology has played a key role in religious practice and

Review: Give Me That Online Religion

Christopher Helland.

in Journal of the American Academy of Religion

September 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religious Studies. 0 words.

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The Oxford Handbook of Latin American Christianity

Edited by David Orique, Susan Fitzpatrick Behrens and Virginia Garrard-Burnett.

P ublished online September 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Religion. 1 pages.

This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished...

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The Oxford Handbook of African American Islam

Edited by Aminah McCloud.

P ublished online January 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Religion. 10 pages.

This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished...

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The Oxford Handbook of Pauline Studies

Edited by Matthew V. Novenson and R. Barry Matlock.

P ublished online March 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Religion. 18 pages.

This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished...

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The Oxford Handbook of Postcolonial Biblical Criticism

Edited by R.S. Sugirtharajah.

P ublished online November 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Religion. 17 pages.

This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished...

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The Oxford Handbook of Ecumenical Studies

Edited by Geoffrey Wainwright and Paul McPartlan.

P ublished online March 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Religion. 44 pages.

This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished...

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Religious Naturalism

Ursula Goodenough.

in The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion. 1145 words.

A working definition of religious naturalism was developed online in 2003 by members of a religious-naturalism internet discussion group on

Religious Naturalism

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

A working definition of religious naturalism was developed online in 2003 by members of a religious-naturalism internet discussion group on religious naturalism. The statement, a...

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The Oxford Handbook of Biblical Narrative

Edited by Danna Nolan Fewell.

P ublished online February 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Religion. 51 pages.

This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished...

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The Oxford Handbook of Religion and the American News Media

Edited by Diane Winston.

August 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Religion. 632 pages.

Once relegated to the private sphere, or confined to its own section of the newspaper, religion is now a major part of daily news coverage. Every journalist needs a basic knowledge of...

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