Mediated Religion in Asia

Studies on Digital Media and Religion

Reddit icon
e-mail icon
Twitter icon
Facebook icon
Google icon
LinkedIn icon
Kerstin Radde-Antweiler, Xenia Zeiler
Routledge Research in Digital Media and Culture in Asia
  • New York, NY: 
    , December
     232 pages.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.
Review coming soon!

Review by Oliver Krüger forthcoming.


This edited volume discusses mediatized religion in Asia, examining the intensity and variety of constructions and processes related to digital media and religion in Asia today. Individual chapters present case studies from various regions and religious traditions in Asia, critically discussing the data collected in light of current mediatization theories. By directing the study to the geographical, cultural and religious contexts specific to Asia, it also provides new material for the theoretical discussion of the pros and cons of the concept mediatization, among other things interrogating whether this concept is useful in non-’Western’ contexts."

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Kerstin Radde-Antweiler is Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Bremen, Germany.

Xenia Zeiler is Professor of South Asian Studies at the University of Helsinki, Finland.


Reading Religion welcomes comments from AAR members, and you may leave a comment below by logging in with your AAR Member ID and password. Please read our policy on commenting.