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Consuming reality : the commercialization of factual entertainment, June Deery, (electronic resource)

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Consuming reality : the commercialization of factual entertainment
Title
Consuming reality
Title remainder
the commercialization of factual entertainment
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June Deery
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Language
eng
Summary
"Consuming Reality examines TV's response to the increasing pressure to brand content in a post-advertising era. Its comprehensive analysis of the commercial practices found in popular reality programming reveals links to larger trends such as the sentimental dissemination of capitalist and nationalist ideologies, the professionalization of social relationships (including conceptions of self), and the mainstreaming of PR techniques in everyday life. Topics include: reality formats as pseudo-events, participation/interactivity, product placement, donorship, TV-web branding, caring capitalism, commercial nationalism, mediation as consumption, consumption as mediation, making over homes/bodies as properties, consumer identity and pathology, gendered consumption, religion, Disney, and the American Dream"--
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non fiction
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Consuming reality : the commercialization of factual entertainment, June Deery, (electronic resource)
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Consuming reality : the commercialization of factual entertainment, June Deery, (electronic resource)
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- Commercial participation: post-advertising -- Public relations -- Nation building -- Caring capitalism -- Retail TV -- Mixed blessings -- The body project
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 225 p.
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electronic
Isbn
9781137007681
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(e-book)
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Electronic reproduction.
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