Read “Celebrity” by Chris Rojek with Rakuten Kobo. In contemporary society, the cult of celebrity is inescapable. Anyone can be turned into a celebrity, and. Chris Rojek is Professor of Sociology and Culture at Nottingham Trent University, he was awarded the Allen V. Sapora Award for outstanding ac. Celebrity by Chris Rojek, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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And what of the dark side of celebrity — why is the hunger to be in the public eye so great that people are prepared to go to any lengths to achieve it, as numerous mass murderers and serial killers have done.

Description In recent years, the study of celebrity has developed and cohered into a flourishing field of social and cultural analysis. The Dream of Acceptability Section Four: The name field is required.

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