Illusions of Immortality: A Psychology of Fame and Celebrity pdf epub fb2

Illusions of Immortality: A Psychology of Fame and Celebrity by David Giles pdf epub fb2

Illusions of Immortality: A Psychology of Fame and Celebrity Author: David Giles
Title: Illusions of Immortality: A Psychology of Fame and Celebrity
ISBN: 0312229437
ISBN13: 978-0312229436
Other Formats: lrf mobi azw docx
Pages: 198 pages
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan (March 2, 2000)
Language: English
Category: Medical Books
Size PDF version: 1735 kb
Size EPUB version: 1669 kb
Subcategory: Psychology




What drives people to crave fame and celebrity? How does fame affect people psychologically? These issues are frequently discussed by the media but psychologists have shied away from an academic investigation of the phenomenon of fame. In this lively, eclectic book, David Giles examines fame and celebrity from a variety of perspectives.