Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Fame: The Psychology of Stardom” as Want to Read:
Fame: The Psychology of Stardom
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Fame: The Psychology of Stardom

really liked it 4.0  ·  Rating details ·  5 Ratings  ·  1 Review
Fame is a potent commodity—and a fickle one. Images of stars flood our newspapers, magazines and televisions, with increasing coverage given to those who achieve fleeting notoriety through bizarre and extraordinary means. Wilson and Evans open the door on the industry and investigate the talent, media hype and ambition of celebrities today. Uncovering the inner world of fa ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published June 1st 2003 by Vision (first published June 1st 2001)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Fame, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Fame

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-18)
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Chris
Oct 23, 2008 rated it liked it
The author took broad brushstrokes at discussing fame but never really pinpointed the factors of why some people are fascinated by celebrities.
Dawn Rutherford Marchant
rated it it was amazing
Jul 16, 2015
Cory M.
rated it really liked it
Dec 02, 2017
Andy Evans
rated it it was amazing
Aug 22, 2017
Nikhil P. Freeman
marked it as to-read
Feb 22, 2011
Steven Schon
marked it as to-read
Sep 20, 2011
Chikadee
marked it as to-read
Jul 21, 2012
Renata Peixoto Ferreira
marked it as to-read
Nov 12, 2013
Kevin
marked it as to-read
Jun 15, 2014
Fiona
marked it as to-read
Dec 02, 2014
Anette
added it
May 08, 2016
Priscila Haydée
marked it as to-read
May 15, 2016
Kim
marked it as to-read
Jun 29, 2016
Kristin
marked it as to-read
Aug 07, 2017
Léna
marked it as to-read
Dec 14, 2017
Tracy Leslie
marked it as to-read
Jul 07, 2018
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »