Celebrity culture and crime: the joy of transgression

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Palgrave Macmillan, Dec 8, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 196 pages
"In the 21st century celebrities and celebrity culture thrives. This book tackles the much noted but little analyzed realtionship between celebrity and crime. Criminals who become celebrities and celebrities who become criminals are examined in relation t

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The Culture Industry and Foucauldian Governmentality
Resonance and Celebrated Criminality
Celebrated Criminality and Governance

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RUTH PENFOLD-MOUNCE is Lecturer in Criminology, University of York, UK.

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