Chapter 24. America's First Mass Media: Preaching and the Protestant Sermon Tradition

  1. Susan Castillo and
  2. Ivy Schweitzer
  1. Gregory S. Jackson

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996416.ch25

A Companion to the Literatures of Colonial America

A Companion to the Literatures of Colonial America

How to Cite

Jackson, G. S. (2005) America's First Mass Media: Preaching and the Protestant Sermon Tradition, in A Companion to the Literatures of Colonial America (eds S. Castillo and I. Schweitzer), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996416.ch25

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405112918

Online ISBN: 9780470996416

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Keywords:

  • mass media;
  • secular culture;
  • diverce;
  • slavery;
  • psychology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • A Sermon Overview

  • The Sermon in the Age of Reformation

  • The Great Revivals and the Rise of Evangelicalism

  • The Second Great Awakening

  • Women and Revivals

  • African American Protestantism