TITLE

Most Americans keep their faith private while online

AUTHOR(S)
Lisee, Chris
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Christian Century;9/5/2012, Vol. 129 Issue 18, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a survey by the organization Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI) found that few U.S. social media users express their religious views or identity through online social networks such as Facebook and Twitter.
ACCESSION #
79787917

 

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