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Taking fame to market : on the pre-history and post-history of Hollywood stardom

By: King, B.

113734427X / 9781137344274
Laminated
384.80973
29/10/2014
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England
23 cm 272 pages : illustrations
Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly  Learn More

This book explores, from a sociological perspective, the relationship between acting as symbolic work and the commercialization of popular culture.

Particular attention is paid to the social conditions that gave rise to stardom in the theatre and cinema, and how shifts in the marketing of stars have impacted upon contemporary celebrity culture.

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1KBB USA, APF Films, cinema, JFCA Popular culture, JFD Media studies

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