RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 817560278 LA English UL http://site.ebrary.com/id/10621318 T1 The makeover reality television and reflexive audiences A1 Sender, Katherine,, PB New York University Press PP New York YR 2012 SN 0814738974 9780814738979 9780814771334 0814771335 AB Watch this show, buy this product, you can be a whole new you! Makeover television shows repeatedly promise self-renewal and the opportunity for reinvention, but what do we know about the people who watch them? As it turns out, surprisingly little. The Makeover is the first book to consider the rapid rise of makeover shows from the perspectives of their viewers. Katherine Sender argues that this genre of reality television continues a long history of self-improvement, shaped through contemporary media, technological, and economic contexts. Most people think that reality television viewers.