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Who Wants to be a Millionaire? Media Sport and Stardom

Raymond Boyle and Richard Haynes

in Power Play

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Published in print May 2009 | ISBN: 9780748635924
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780748671083 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635924.003.0005
Who Wants to be a Millionaire? Media Sport and Stardom

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Examines the role sport plays in celebrity culture. Looks at how television and the media create sports stars. It examines the implications of this process for the media and sport.

Keywords: Stardom; Television; Celebrity

Chapter.  8145 words. 

Subjects: Media Studies

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