The Intersection of Religion and Mobile Technology Chapter uri icon


  • This chapter explores the intersection of religion and mobile technology, which is closely connected to the field of digital religion. The chapter begins with a brief background of mobile media studies and digital religion. Next, three key research areas are highlighted. The chapter concludes with emerging trends and suggestions for future research. Because religion interacts with social, political, economic, technological, and global factors, research demands continued theoretical development and nuanced study to understand the relationship between religion and technology.

author list (cited authors)

  • Bellar, W. R., Cho, K. J., & Campbell, H. A.

complete list of authors

  • Bellar, Wendi R||Cho, Kyong James||Campbell, Heidi A

Book Title

  • Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Fourth Edition

publication date

  • January 1, 2018 11:11 AM