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Author: 
Claire Hoertz Badaracco, ed.
Reviewer: 
Barbara S. Reed

Reed on Badaracco, 'Quoting God: How Media Shape Ideas about Religion and Culture'


Claire Hoertz Badaracco, ed. Quoting God: How Media Shape Ideas about Religion and Culture. Waco: Baylor University Press, 2005. 317 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-932792-06-5.

Reviewed by Barbara S. Reed (Rutgers University)
Published on Jhistory (March, 2007)

Author: 
John Raeburn
Reviewer: 
Jerry Swope

Swope on Raeburn, 'A Staggering Revolution: A Cultural History of Thirties Photography'


John Raeburn. A Staggering Revolution: A Cultural History of Thirties Photography. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2006. 398 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-07322-9; $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03084-0.

Reviewed by Jerry Swope (St. Michael's College)
Published on Jhistory (February, 2007)

Author: 
Ralph L. Crowder
Reviewer: 
Calvin L. Hall

Hall on Crowder, 'John Edward Bruce: Politician, Journalist, and Self-Trained Historian of the African Diaspora'


Ralph L. Crowder. John Edward Bruce: Politician, Journalist, and Self-Trained Historian of the African Diaspora. New York: New York University Press, 2004. x + 243 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-1518-5.

Reviewed by Calvin L. Hall (Appalachian State University)
Published on Jhistory (February, 2007)

Author: 
Sean McCloud
Reviewer: 
Myna German

German on McCloud, 'Making the American Religious Fringe: Exotics, Subversives, and Journalists, 1955-1993'


Sean McCloud. Making the American Religious Fringe: Exotics, Subversives, and Journalists, 1955-1993. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004. 288 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5496-9.

Reviewed by Myna German (Delaware State University)
Published on Jhistory (January, 2007)

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