Understanding media: The celebrity in the text
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Further reading
deCordova, R. (1990) Picture Personalities: The Emergence of the Star System in America, Urbana, IL, University of Illinois Press.
Dyer, R (1998) Stars (revised edition), London, BFI Publishing.
Dyer, R. (1987) Heavenly Bodies: Film Stars and Society, London, Macmillan.
Neale, S. (1990) ‘Questions of genre’, Screen, vol. 31, no. 1, pp. 45–66.
Neale, S. (2000) Genre and Hollywood, London, Routledge.
Thompson, J.B. (1990) Ideology and Modern Culture: Critical Social Theory in the Era of Mass Communication, Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press.
Tolson, A. (1996) Mediations: Text and Discourse in Media Studies, London, Edward Arnold.
Turner, G., Bonner, F. and Marshall, P.D. (2000) Fame Games: The Production of Celebrity in Australia, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press.
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