HOME > Detail View

Detail View

American idolatry : celebrity, commodity and reality television

American idolatry : celebrity, commodity and reality television (Loan 4 times)

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Bell, Christopher E., 1974-.
Title Statement
American idolatry : celebrity, commodity and reality television / Christopher E. Bell.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Jefferson, N.C. :   McFarland & Co., Inc., Publishers,   c2010.  
Physical Medium
xi, 219 p. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
9780786448241 (pbk. : alk. paper)
요약
"This book explores the process by which celebrity is created, using the first seven seasons of Fox Television's American Idol as a framework through which to analyze how celebrity is defined, generated, nurtured, and intensified. A model is then suggested for interpreting the particular type of celebrity created on American Idol"--Provided by publisher.
Content Notes
Introduction: famous for being famous -- Ideas and cabbages -- Dude! I met Elway! -- Jay-Z is one of us, only not -- When someone's down on the floor, kick them -- What's a ballsy? -- You've got the X factor -- Sugarfoot and Babyface -- Wears the least amount of clothes possible -- Why is she special? -- Are you drunk? -- I want to break free -- Look at this! I'm unique!
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-215) and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Reality television programs -- United States. Popular culture -- United States.
000 01797camuu2200313 a 4500
001 000045644373
005 20110425145738
008 110422s2010 ncu b 001 0 eng d
010 ▼a 2009049615
020 ▼a 9780786448241 (pbk. : alk. paper)
035 ▼a (KERIS)REF000015586735
040 ▼a DLC ▼c DLC ▼d DLC ▼d 211009
043 ▼a n-us---
050 0 0 ▼a PN1992.77.A56 ▼b B45 2010
082 0 0 ▼a 791.45/72 ▼2 22
084 ▼a 791.4572 ▼2 DDCK
090 ▼a 791.4572 ▼b B433a
100 1 ▼a Bell, Christopher E., ▼d 1974-.
245 1 0 ▼a American idolatry : ▼b celebrity, commodity and reality television / ▼c Christopher E. Bell.
260 ▼a Jefferson, N.C. : ▼b McFarland & Co., Inc., Publishers, ▼c c2010.
300 ▼a xi, 219 p. ; ▼c 23 cm.
504 ▼a Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-215) and index.
505 0 ▼a Introduction: famous for being famous -- Ideas and cabbages -- Dude! I met Elway! -- Jay-Z is one of us, only not -- When someone's down on the floor, kick them -- What's a ballsy? -- You've got the X factor -- Sugarfoot and Babyface -- Wears the least amount of clothes possible -- Why is she special? -- Are you drunk? -- I want to break free -- Look at this! I'm unique!
520 ▼a "This book explores the process by which celebrity is created, using the first seven seasons of Fox Television's American Idol as a framework through which to analyze how celebrity is defined, generated, nurtured, and intensified. A model is then suggested for interpreting the particular type of celebrity created on American Idol"--Provided by publisher.
630 0 0 ▼a American idol (Television program)
650 0 ▼a Reality television programs ▼z United States.
650 0 ▼a Popular culture ▼z United States.
945 ▼a KLPA

Holdings Information

No. Location Call Number Accession No. Availability Due Date Make a Reservation Service
No. 1 Location Main Library/Western Books/ Call Number 791.4572 B433a Accession No. 111623175 Availability Available Due Date Make a Reservation Service B M

New Arrivals Books in Related Fields

Tarkovskiĭ, Andreĭ Arsenʹevich (2021)
Wilson, Jeffrey R (2021)
서태호 (2021)