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dc.contributor.author Jeffreys, E
dc.contributor.author Edwards, LP
dc.contributor.editor Jeffreys, E
dc.contributor.editor Edwards, L
dc.date.accessioned 2012-02-02T03:39:39Z
dc.date.issued 2010-01
dc.identifier.citation Celebrity in China, 2010, 1, pp. 1 - 20
dc.identifier.isbn 978-962-209-087-3
dc.identifier.other B1 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/14435
dc.description.abstract Celebrity is a pervasive aspect of everyday life and a growing field of academic inquiry. There is now a substantial body of literature Oil celebrity culture in Australia, Europe and the Americas. This literature covers a wide variety of fields, including: film, literature, popular music, political, and sports stardom; celebrity CEOs, and the relationship between the media and celebrity. I All of these texts seek to understand why the production and consumption of celebrity has become such a common feature of life in recent decades. Some commentators regard celebrity as epitomizing the trivial and deplorable aspects of popular culture (e.g. Boorstin 1972). But increasing numbers of others are concerned to understand the way cultural and economic shifts have helped create a mass-mediated celebrity industry and also to examine the social functions of celebrity, particularly its relation to new forms of individual and community identity (Hardey 2005; Marshall 1997, 2004, 2006; Redmond and Holmes 2007; Turner 2004).
dc.publisher Hong Kong University Press
dc.title Celebrity/China
dc.type Chapter
dc.parent Celebrity in China
dc.journal.number en_US
dc.publocation Hong Kong en_US
dc.publocation Hong Kong
dc.publocation Hong Kong
dc.publocation Hong Kong
dc.publocation Hong Kong
dc.identifier.startpage 1 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 20 en_US
dc.cauo.name FASS.Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 160609 Political Theory and Political Philosophy
dc.for 160806 Social Theory
dc.for 200205 Culture, Gender, Sexuality
dc.personcode 997199
dc.personcode 011199
dc.percentage 34 en_US
dc.classification.name Culture, Gender, Sexuality en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition 1 en_US
dc.edition 1
dc.edition 1
dc.edition 1
dc.edition 1
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pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences


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