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And as interest in celebrity continues to explode, a variety of forerunners to its study-drawing on materials from a wide range of disciplines including sociology, cultural studies, history, psychology, organization studies, politics, film, and literary studies-have been rediscovered and reformulated. The Icarus Complex Supply Side Factors in Celebrity Inflation 7.

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And what of the dark side of celebrity — why is the hunger to be in the public eye so great that people are prepared to go to any lengths to achieve it, as numerous mass murderers and serial killers have done. English View all editions and formats Summary: Similar Items Related Subjects: The Fame Formula 3. Celebrity Chris Rojek Limited preview – Anyone can be turned into a celebrity, and anything can be made into a celebrity event. The New Hollywood Historical Film.

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Rejecting elite or taste-based dismissals of celebrity, this a brave and nuanced confrontation of the downside of contemporary celebrity as a cultural formation. Mythic Spectacle’, Journal of Communications,25, 1, Or, get it for Kobo Super Points!

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