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Understanding celebrity

Author: Graeme Turner
Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks : SAGE, 2004.
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This is the first comprehensive overview of the production and consumption of celebrity from within cultural and media studies. The pervasive influence of contemporary celebrity, and the cultures it produces, has been widely noticed. Earlier studies, though, have tended to focus on the consumption of celebrity or on particular locations of celebrity - Hollywood, or the sports industries for instance.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Turner, Graeme.
Understanding celebrity.
London ; Thousand Oaks : SAGE, 2004
(DLC) 2003115344
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Graeme Turner
ISBN: 0761941673 9780761941675 0761941681 pbk. 9780761941682 pbk 9781412933698 1412933692 9781446279953 1446279952
OCLC Number: 70757468
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 148 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Preface; Chapter 1 --
Understanding Celebrity; Chapter 2 --
The Economy of Celebrity; Chapter 3 --
Manufacturing Celebrity; Chapter 4 --
Celcbrity, the Tabloid and the Democratic Public Sphere; Chapter 5 --
The Cultural Function of Celebrity; Chapter 6 --
Consuming Celebrity; Chapter 7 --
Conclusion: Celebrity and Public Culture Today; References; Index.
Responsibility: Graeme Turner.

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