Religious leaders, mediated authority, and social change

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This essay discusses the relationships between mediated religious authority and social change, in terms of clergy's social media negotiation and multimodal communication competence, with implications for attracting attention and galvanizing active networks and resources for social initiatives.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)452-454
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Applied Communication Research
Issue number4
StatePublished - Nov 2011


  • Communication technologies
  • Meditation
  • Religious authority
  • Social media
  • Social movements

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Communication
  • Language and Linguistics


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