McDonaldisation, Masala McGospel and Om Economics: - download pdf or read online

By Jonathan D James

This ebook appears to be like at faith in a transnational and international context and provides a scientific account of the tools undertaken by way of modern-day missionaries to transform people.

The writer seeks to appreciate the outworking of the yankee phenomenon of televangelism in India, in a brand new old, cultural, non secular, political and fiscal surroundings. He likens worldwide televangelism to 'McDonaldisation', due to its standardised, 'one measurement matches all' procedure. 'Glocal' televangelism-the fusion of the yankee and Indian evangelism-is often called 'Masala McGospel' a result of overwhelming presence of the worldwide, American grammar and good judgment within the presentation and magnificence of those programmes in India. the writer then is going directly to convey how a disjunction is being created in Hindu televangelism due to such mixing of yank innovations with the holiness of old scriptures, making them subservient to the trendy day aspirations of globalisation and consumerism.

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