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Celebrity/culture

Author: Ernest Cashmore
Publisher: Abingdon [England] ; New York : Routledge, 2006.
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In this fascinating and topical beginners guide, including literature reviews and an outline of key contemporary topics, Ellis Cashmore explores the intriguing issue of celebrity culture: its origins, its meaning and its global influence.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Cashmore, Ernest.
Celebrity/culture.
Abingdon [England] ; New York : Routledge, 2006
(DLC) 2006004386
(OCoLC)63703907
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ernest Cashmore
ISBN: 9780203962916 0203962915
OCLC Number: 80146060
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 311 pages)
Contents: BOOK COVER; HALF-TITLE; TITLE; COPYRIGHT; CONTENTS; 1 CULTIVATING/TASTES; 2 MAKING/NEW RULES; 3 GIVING/IT ALL; 4 FABRICATING/FAME; 5 WORSHIPPING/FROM AFAR; 6 CONSUMING/BEAUTY; 7 COMMODIFYING/RACE; 8 THRIVING/ON SCANDAL; 9 BUYING/SALES; 10 TELEVISING/REALITY; 11 BLURRING/THE LINE; 12 CREATING/LEGENDS; 13 ANSWERING/THE BIG QUESTION; TIMELINE; BIBLIOGRAPHY; FILMS; INDEX.
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