The Shadow of a Nation: How Celebrity Destroyed Britain

The Shadow of a Nation: How Celebrity Destroyed Britain

by Nick Clarke
     
 

ISBN-10: 0753817640

ISBN-13: 9780753817643

Pub. Date: 10/28/2004

Publisher: Phoenix

In a society obsessed with shallow celebrity and our "fifteen minutes" of fame, have we lost sight of real values? In this controversial and eye-opening book, Nick Clarke uses the lives of six celebrities to show how the media has infiltrated our national psyche. Once a proud nation, we now seem to prefer docu-soaps and fly-on-the-wall dramas to real political and

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In a society obsessed with shallow celebrity and our "fifteen minutes" of fame, have we lost sight of real values? In this controversial and eye-opening book, Nick Clarke uses the lives of six celebrities to show how the media has infiltrated our national psyche. Once a proud nation, we now seem to prefer docu-soaps and fly-on-the-wall dramas to real political and social involvement. So what does this bode for the future of Britain?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780753817643
Publisher:
Phoenix
Publication date:
10/28/2004
Edition description:
New
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.87(d)

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