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Book review: reading celebrity gossip magazines by Andrea McDonnell

Garland, Ruth (2014) Book review: reading celebrity gossip magazines by Andrea McDonnell. LSE Review of Books (16 Oct 2014). Website.

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Celebrity gossip magazines continue to sell millions of issues each week. What attracts us to these magazines? And why do we read them, even when we disagree with the images of femininity that they splash across their covers? Andrea McDonnell offers readers of media studies and gender studies a fascinating – if somewhat underdeveloped – analysis, writes Ruth Garland.

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Additional Information: © 2014 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
Date Deposited: 21 Apr 2017 09:57
Last Modified: 21 Aug 2021 23:20

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