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              Books by Sharon Marcus

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              Think in Public: A Public Books Reader

              Think in Public: A Public Books Reader (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Marcus, Sharon; Zaloom, Caitlin; Contributions by Butler, Judith; Turner, Fred; Irani, Lilly

              • RRP: $47.99
              • $47.99
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              Think in Public presents a selection of inspiring essays that exemplify the distinctive approach of the online magazine Public Books to public scholarship. Today's leading thinkers offer a guide to the most exciting contemporary ideas about literature, politics, economics, histor...y, race, capitalism, gender, technology, and climate change.
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              ISBN 9780231190091
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2019
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Public Books Series
              Availability
              4 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Antidemocracy in America: Truth, Power, and the Republic at Risk

              Antidemocracy in America: Truth, Power, and the Republic at Risk (Hardback)

              Edited by Klinenberg, Eric; Marcus, Sharon; Zaloom, Caitlin; Contributions by Anderson, Michelle Wilde; Wade, Lisa

              • RRP: $114.99
              • $114.99
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              Antidemocracy in America is a collective effort to understand the fragility of American democracy and how to protect it from the buried contradictions that Trump's victory brought into view. It offers essays from leading scholars on topics including race, religion, gender, civil ...liberties, protest, inequality, immigration, and the media.
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              ISBN 9780231190107
              Released NZ 15 May 2019
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Public Books Series
              Availability
              Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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              Antidemocracy in America: Truth, Power, and the Republic at Risk

              Antidemocracy in America: Truth, Power, and the Republic at Risk (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Klinenberg, Eric; Marcus, Sharon; Zaloom, Caitlin; Contributions by Anderson, Michelle Wilde; Wade, Lisa

              • RRP: $37.99
              • $37.99
              • In Stock At Publisher

              Antidemocracy in America is a collective effort to understand the fragility of American democracy and how to protect it from the buried contradictions that Trump's victory brought into view. It offers essays from leading scholars on topics including race, religion, gender, civil ...liberties, protest, inequality, immigration, and the media.
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              ISBN 9780231190114
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2019
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Public Books Series
              Availability
              2 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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              The Drama of Celebrity

              The Drama of Celebrity (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Marcus, Sharon

              • RRP: $34.99
              • $31.49
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              A bold new account of how celebrity works Why do we care so much about celebrities? Who decides who gets to be a star? Do celebrities deserve the outsized attention they receive? Sharon Marcus challenges everything you thought you knew about our obsession with fame. Drawing on sc...rapbooks, diaries, and vintage fan mail, she traces celebrity cultu
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              ISBN 9780691210186
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2021
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
              40 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Between Women: Friendship, Desire, and Marriage in Victorian England

              Between Women: Friendship, Desire, and Marriage in Victorian England (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Marcus, Sharon

              • RRP: $54.99
              • $49.49
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              Women in Victorian England wore jewelry made from each other's hair and wrote poems celebrating decades of friendship. They pored over magazines that described the dangerous pleasures of corporal punishment. This book offers a paradigm for theorizing gender and sexuality - not ju...st in the Victorian period, but in our own.
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              ISBN 9780691128351
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2007
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Language (English)
              Availability
              1 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Apartment Stories: City and Home in Nineteenth-Century Paris and London
               

              Apartment Stories: City and Home in Nineteenth-Century Paris and London (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Marcus, Sharon

              • RRP: $64.99
              • $64.99
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              This work provides a framework for understanding the urban and the domestic in 19th-century Paris and London by examining the cities' homes. It argues that the apartment house embodied the intersections of city and home, public and private, and masculine and feminine spheres.

              ISBN 9780520217263
              Released NZ 15 Mar 1999
              Publisher University of California Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
              Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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              Think in Public: A Public Books Reader

              Think in Public: A Public Books Reader (Hardback)

              Edited by Marcus, Sharon; Zaloom, Caitlin; Contributions by Butler, Judith; Turner, Fred; Irani, Lilly

              • RRP: $142.99
              • $142.99
              • In Stock At Publisher

              Think in Public presents a selection of inspiring essays that exemplify the distinctive approach of the online magazine Public Books to public scholarship. Today's leading thinkers offer a guide to the most exciting contemporary ideas about literature, politics, economics, histor...y, race, capitalism, gender, technology, and climate change.
              Read more

              ISBN 9780231190084
              Released NZ 15 May 2019
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Public Books Series
              Availability
              1 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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              The Drama of Celebrity

              The Drama of Celebrity (Hardback)

              By Marcus, Sharon

              • RRP: $64.99
              • $58.49
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              A bold new account of how celebrity works Why do so many people care so much about celebrities? Who decides who gets to be a star? What are the privileges and pleasures of fandom? Do celebrities ever deserve the outsized attention they receive? In this fascinating and deeply rese...arched book, Sharon Marcus challenges everything you thought you
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              ISBN 9780691177595
              Released NZ 15 May 2019
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age General Audience
              Language (English)
              Availability
              3 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Celebrities and Publics in the Internet Era
               

              Celebrities and Publics in the Internet Era (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Marcus, Sharon

              The contributors to Celebrities and Publics in the Internet Era ask how new digital media platforms such as search engines, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube have qualitatively changed celebrity culture. Drawing on a wide range of examples, from the luxury selfies of micr...o-celebrities like Kane Lim to performance artist Marina Abramovic's collaborations with Jay-Z and Lady Gaga, from the karaoke standard in shows like American Idol to Syrian singer Assala's media battle with the Assad regime, from the emotion economy of reality TV to the influence of network entrepreneurs like Tim O'Reilly, the essays in this special issue identify core structural features that contribute to the development of a new theory of celebrity.
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              ISBN 9780822368144
              Publisher Duke University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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