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Illusions of Immortality

A Psychology of Fame and Celebrity

by David Giles

  • 106 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / General,
  • Social Science / General,
  • Social Science-Popular Culture - General,
  • Popular Culture,
  • Psychology Of Special Subjects,
  • Celebrities,
  • Fame,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • Psychology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9313721M
    ISBN 100312229437
    ISBN 109780312229436

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