Religion and Media: No Longer a Blindspot in Korean Academia

  title={Religion and Media: No Longer a Blindspot in Korean Academia},
  author={Jin Kyu Park and Kyuhoon Cho and Sam Han},
  journal={Journal of Korean Religions},
  pages={10 - 5}
In contemporary social life, religion and media cannot be said to be separated. Contrary to the long-lasting understanding that the two are independent from each other, the spheres of religion and media are closely intertwined. Dynamic and increasing connections have been observed and reported by a range of scholars. Indeed, the scholarly interest in the relationship is a fairly recent one. Only thirty years ago, religion was just a blindspot within media studies (Hoover and Venturelli 1996… 
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