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Mormons and Popular Culture [2 Volumes] free pdf Mormons and Popular Culture: The Global Influence of an American Phenomenon provides an unprecedented, comprehensive treatment of Mormons and popular culture. Authored by a Mormon studies librarian and author of numerous writings regarding Mormon folklore, culture, and history, this book provides students, scholars, and interested readers with an introduction and wide-ranging overview of the topic that can serve as a key reference book on the topic. The work contains fascinating coverage on the most influential Mormon actors, musicians, fashion designers, writers, artists, media personalities, and athletes. Some topics-such as the Mormon influence at Disney, and how Mormon inventors have assisted in transforming American popular culture through the inventions of television, stereophonic sound, video games, and computer-generated animation-represent largely unknown information. The broad overview of Mormons and American popular culture offered can be used as a launching pad for further investigation- researchers will find the references within the book's well-documented chapters helpful.

About J.Michael Hunter

J. Michael Hunter is Mormon studies librarian and chair of the Religion/Family History Department at the Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT. He is a former librarian at the historical department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, UT.

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Author : J.Michael Hunter
Publisher : Praeger Publishers Inc
Data Published : 05 December 2012
ISBN : 031339167X
EAN : 9780313391675
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 577 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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