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Introduction Possible Ways to Study the Relationship Between Religion and Popular Culture #1 1. Religion in popular culture: covers areas such as the appearance of religious themes, language, imagery and subject matter in popular culture. #2
1. Popular culture in religion: Aspects of popular culture are appropriated by religious groups and institutions. #3
1. Popular culture as religion: Popular culture serves or functions as a religion for some members of our society. #4
1. Religion and Popular culture in dialogue: Social events can lead religious groups and individuals to enter in a dialogue with each other to better serve the needs of society. ...
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- Winter '08