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Ordinary People and the Media : The Demotic Turn (Paperback)

Author: Turner, Graeme

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The "demotic turn" is a term coined by Graeme Turner to describe the increasing visibility of the "ordinary person" in the media today. In this dynamic and insightful book he explores the "whys" and "hows" of the "everyday" individual''s willingness to turn themselves into media content through celebrity culture, reality TV, DIY websites, talk radio, and user-generated materials online.

Analyzing the pervasiveness of celebrity culture, this book further develops the idea of the demotic turn as a means of examining the common elements in a range of ''hot spots'' within media and cultural studies today.

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Publisher Sage Pubns Ltd
Mfg Part# 9781848601673
SKU 211309863
Format Paperback
ISBN10 1848601670
Release Date 1/8/2010
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