Prophetically Incorrect: A Christian Introduction to Media Criticism - eBook  -     By: Robert H. Woods, Paul D. Patton
Buy Item InStock11.29$11.29 Retail: $20.00 Save 44% ($8.71) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Prophetically Incorrect: A Christian Introduction to Media Criticism - eBook

Brazos Press / 2010 / ePub

$11.29 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $20.00
|
Save 44% ($8.71)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW4386EB

* This product is available for purchase worldwide.

Have questions about eBooks? Check out our eBook FAQs.

  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $9.99
    Retail: $19.00
    Add To Cart
    0
    $9.99
  2. In Stock
    $6.62
    Retail: $9.99
    Add To Cart
    0
    $6.62

Product Information

Format: DRM Protected ePub
Vendor: Brazos Press
Publication Date: 2010
ISBN: 9781441212399
ISBN-13: 9781441212399
Availability: In Stock

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Growing In The Prophetic: A Balanced, Biblical Guide to Using and Nurturing Dreams, Revelations and Spiritual Gifts as God Intended - eBookeBOOK
    Growing In The Prophetic: A Balanced, Biblical Guide to Using and Nurturing Dreams, Revelations and Spiritual Gifts as God Intended - eBook
    Mike Bickle
    Charisma House / 2013 / ePub
    $7.87 Retail: $14.99 Save 47% ($7.12)
    3 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW45932EB
  2. Lifestyle of a Prophet, The: A 21-Day Journey to Embracing Your Calling - eBookeBOOK
    Lifestyle of a Prophet, The: A 21-Day Journey to Embracing Your Calling - eBook
    Jim W. Goll
    Chosen Books / 2013 / ePub
    $9.33 Retail: $15.99 Save 42% ($6.66)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW39198EB
  3. Como interpretar los suenos y las visiones - eBookeBOOK
    Como interpretar los suenos y las visiones - eBook
    Perry Stone
    Casa Creacion / 2012 / ePub
    $6.52 Retail: $10.99 Save 41% ($4.47)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW32019EB
  4. How to Interpret Dreams and Visions: Understanding God's warnings and guidance - eBookeBOOK
    How to Interpret Dreams and Visions: Understanding God's warnings and guidance - eBook
    Perry Stone
    Charisma House / 2011 / ePub
    $8.53 Retail: $15.99 Save 47% ($7.46)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 14 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW18399EB

Related Products

  1. La Mision De Elias - eBookeBOOK
    La Mision De Elias - eBook
    John Loren Sandford, Paula Sandford
    Casa Creacion / 2012 / ePub
    $7.59 Retail: $9.99 Save 24% ($2.40)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW24724EB
  2. The Prophetic Advantage: Be God's mouthpiece. Transform your world - eBookeBOOK
    The Prophetic Advantage: Be God's mouthpiece. Transform your world - eBook
    Michelle McClain
    Charisma House / 2012 / ePub
    $9.69 Retail: $14.99 Save 35% ($5.30)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW33094EB
  3. The Prophetic Made Personal - eBookeBOOK
    The Prophetic Made Personal - eBook
    Mickey Robinson
    Destiny Image / 2011 / ePub
    $9.34 Retail: $16.99 Save 45% ($7.65)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW20919EB
  4. The Prophetic Promise of the Seventh Day: The Fulfillment of Every Covenant Promise - eBookeBOOK
    The Prophetic Promise of the Seventh Day: The Fulfillment of Every Covenant Promise - eBook
    Bruce Allen
    Destiny Image / 2011 / ePub
    $8.79 Retail: $15.99 Save 45% ($7.20)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW20993EB

Publisher's Description

In a media-saturated age when many claim to speak for God, this book shows how to evaluate prophetic speech and communicate faithfully.

Author Bio

Robert H. Woods Jr. (PhD, JD, Regent University) and Paul D. Patton (PhD, Regent University) are both associate professors of communication at Spring Arbor University in Spring Arbor, Michigan. Woods is the coauthor of a widely adopted communications textbook, Media Ethics: Cases and Moral Reasoning, and is the coeditor (with Quentin Schultze) of Understanding Evangelical Media. Patton is a contributing author to Understanding Evangelical Media and is an accomplished playwright, actor, and director.

Endorsements

"Woods and Patton take on a big theme, probe deeply and carefully, and require attentiveness from the reader. In the end the reader is summoned to engage, think, and decide. The authors are aware of the totalizing impact of the media in our culture, and offer a self-aware, prophetic critique of that pretense. They move easily between popular culture and prophetic tradition, doing so in a puckish, knowing manner that engages and delights. For the knowing reader, this prophetic foray echoes and replicates Jeremiah's savage truthfulness against the temple of his day; only now the temple exists in the liturgies of sitcoms, professional sports, advocacy news, and infomercials. The hunger for truth voiced here is an urgent one."
--Walter Brueggemann
Professor Emeritus of Old Testament,
Columbia Theological Seminary

"Prophetically Incorrect presents the radical possibility that a moral accounting is and always has been inescapably human. Social health and personal wellbeing keep it at the very center of entertainment, storytelling, and education. In turn, Woods and Patton offer a powerfully consistent argument that leads readers to ask--whether about U2 or Lady Gaga--what's the moral point? The authors' 'prophetic' angle is that moral claims are different from common first impressions or gut hunches. Clear-headed and intellectually competent, these authors want seats at the Cynics' Cafe, the Debate of the Disenchanted, and the Church Council--all of which will be challenged by their presence."
--Mark Fackler,
Professor of Communications,
Calvin College

"A characteristic fault of prophets is that they are so damn clear, and I use that theologically explosive word intentionally, for prophets speak uneasy truth to a complacent world slipping into damnation. Authors Robert H. Woods and Paul D. Patton have crafted a cogent argument for the prophetic imagination. Part cultural critique and part classical devotional, Prophetically Incorrect strikes with keen and accurate insight and disturbs our tiny universes." --Terry Lindvall,
C. S. Lewis Chair of Communication and Christian Thought,
Virginia Wesleyan College

"As consumers and critics of the media, we must develop a prophetic voice, say Robert Woods and Paul Patton. This isn't a book for those who are given to knee-jerk reactions or bumper-sticker slogans. But for Christians willing to be courageously reflective, Prophetically Incorrect is a gem."
--Em Griffin,
Professor Emeritus of Communication,
Wheaton College,
Author, A First Look at Communication Theory

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search