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An Introduction David Gauntlett No preview available – Celebrity and its Audience Chapter Celebrity is supplemented with a full index, and includes a comprehensive introduction, newly written by the editor, which places the collected material in its historical and intellectual context. Marxism, structuralism, semiotics, and cultural materialism ; the mechanics of celebrity such as the sociology and psychology of showmanship ; and key controversies and current debates e.


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