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Description In recent years, the study of celebrity has developed and cohered into a flourishing field of social and cultural analysis.


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The chis gives a new emphasis to the role of the media and public relations in engineering fame, and the psychological consequences of celebrity – notably Narcissistic Personality Disorder and Celebrity Worship Syndrome. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

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The Cinema of Michael Mann. Catastrophe and Celebrity Culture’, European Studies,16, My library Help Advanced Book Search. Other books in this series. You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: 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.

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chrris New Forms of Consumption. Rejecting elite or taste-based dismissals of celebrity, this a brave and nuanced confrontation of the downside of contemporary celebrity as a cultural formation.

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