The Resource Faith in reading : religious publishing and the birth of mass media in America, David Paul Nord

Faith in reading : religious publishing and the birth of mass media in America, David Paul Nord

Label
Faith in reading : religious publishing and the birth of mass media in America
Title
Faith in reading
Title remainder
religious publishing and the birth of mass media in America
Statement of responsibility
David Paul Nord
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the remarkable story of the unlikely origins of modern media culture. In the early 19th century, a few entrepreneurs decided the time was right to launch a true mass media in America. Though they were savvy businessmen, their publishing enterprises were not commercial businesses but nonprofit religious organizations
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
070.5/0973/09034
Index
index present
LC call number
Z480.R4
LC item number
N67 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Religion in America series
Label
Faith in reading : religious publishing and the birth of mass media in America, David Paul Nord
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-205) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : The finger of providence -- Religion and reading in early America -- Millennial print -- The new mass media : economic foundations -- The new mass media : national institutions -- The new mass media : systematic distribution -- How readers should read -- How readers did read -- Epilogue : Fragmentation and denomination
Control code
ocm77806604
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 212 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195173116
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21613667
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)77806604
  • sks0195173112

Library Locations

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