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Stardom and celebrity

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Published by SAGE Publications in Los Angeles [i.e. Thousand Oaks], Calif, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fame,
  • Fame -- Social aspects,
  • Celebrities,
  • Celebrities in mass media

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [360]-362) and index.

    Statement[edited by] Sean Redmond and Su Holmes.
    ContributionsRedmond, Sean, 1967-, Holmes, Su.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1470.5 .S83 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 375 p. :
    Number of Pages375
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20734379M
    ISBN 101412923204, 1412923212
    ISBN 109781412923200, 9781412923217
    LC Control Number2006933763


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