Understanding Media: Inside Celebrity / Edition 1

Understanding Media: Inside Celebrity / Edition 1

by Jessica Evans, David Hesmondhalgh
     
 

ISBN-10: 0335218806

ISBN-13: 9780335218806

Pub. Date: 02/16/2005

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Understanding Media cites current scholarship to shed light on how celebrities are manufactured by media and why audiences respond as they do. With case studies ranging from King Louis XIV to pop star Kylie Minogue, it examines the construction of celebrity in four concepts: history, text, production, and audience. Areas of discussion include:

Overview

Understanding Media cites current scholarship to shed light on how celebrities are manufactured by media and why audiences respond as they do. With case studies ranging from King Louis XIV to pop star Kylie Minogue, it examines the construction of celebrity in four concepts: history, text, production, and audience. Areas of discussion include:

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780335218806
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
02/16/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.59(d)

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