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The Resource Fame junkies : the hidden truths behind America's favorite addiction, Jake Halpern

Fame junkies : the hidden truths behind America's favorite addiction, Jake Halpern

Label
Fame junkies : the hidden truths behind America's favorite addiction
Title
Fame junkies
Title remainder
the hidden truths behind America's favorite addiction
Statement of responsibility
Jake Halpern
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Halpern, Jake
Dewey number
306.4/87
Index
no index present
LC call number
HM646
LC item number
.H35 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Subculture
  • Fans (Persons)
  • Fame
  • Celebrities
Label
Fame junkies : the hidden truths behind America's favorite addiction, Jake Halpern
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-226)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : hooked on fame -- Going to fame school -- Mobs of fame-starved children -- Home for the famous and almost famous -- The association of celebrity personal assistants -- The desire to belong : why everyone wants to have dinner with Paris Hilton and 50 Cent -- When reflected glory isn't enough : confessions of an upwardly-mobile celebrity "slave" -- Monkeys, Us Weekly, and the power of social information -- A choice of worship : Rod vs. god -- Conclusion : some reflections from Hollywood's premiere retirement home
Control code
1032292
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxix, 226 pages
Isbn
9780618453696
Lccn
2006011143
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1032292
  • (OCoLC)65644526
Label
Fame junkies : the hidden truths behind America's favorite addiction, Jake Halpern
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-226)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : hooked on fame -- Going to fame school -- Mobs of fame-starved children -- Home for the famous and almost famous -- The association of celebrity personal assistants -- The desire to belong : why everyone wants to have dinner with Paris Hilton and 50 Cent -- When reflected glory isn't enough : confessions of an upwardly-mobile celebrity "slave" -- Monkeys, Us Weekly, and the power of social information -- A choice of worship : Rod vs. god -- Conclusion : some reflections from Hollywood's premiere retirement home
Control code
1032292
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxix, 226 pages
Isbn
9780618453696
Lccn
2006011143
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1032292
  • (OCoLC)65644526

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