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Theology Goes to the Movies free pdf Drawing a comparison between religion and cinema-going, this text examines a range of contemporary films in relation to key theological concepts. Cinema as a religion-like activity is explored through cognitive, affective, aesthetic and ethical levels, identifying the religious aspects in the social practice of cinema-going. Written by a leading expert in the field, Theology Goes to the Movies analyzes: * the role of cinema and Church in Western culture * the power of Christian symbols and images within popular culture * theological concepts of humanity, evil and redemption, eschatology and God. This is an ideal text for students seeking a new way into the study of theology.

About Clive Marsh

Clive Marsh is a Secretary of the Faith and Order Committee of the Methodist Church and a part-time lecture in the Department of Theology at the University of Nottingham.

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Author : Clive Marsh
Publisher : Routledge
Data Published : 15 February 2007
ISBN : 041538012X
EAN : 9780415380126
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 208 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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