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The Resource Idolized : music, media, and identity in American idol, Katherine Meizel

Idolized : music, media, and identity in American idol, Katherine Meizel

Label
Idolized : music, media, and identity in American idol
Title
Idolized
Title remainder
music, media, and identity in American idol
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Meizel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The hit television program American Idol provides a stage where the politics of national, regional, ethnic, and religious identity are performed for millions of viewers. Diversity is carefully highlighted and coached into a viable commodity by judges, argues Katherine Meizel, with contestants packaged into familiar portraits of American identities. Consumer choice, as expressed by audience voting, also shapes the course of the show -- negotiating ideas of democracy and opportunity closely associated with
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meizel, Katherine
Dewey number
791.45/72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML76.A54
LC item number
M45 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular music
  • Music
  • Television and music
  • Popular culture
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Music
  • Popular culture
  • Popular music
  • Television and music
  • United States
Label
Idolized : music, media, and identity in American idol, Katherine Meizel
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-291) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Facing reality : American idol as reality television -- Facing the music -- Win or lose : success and failure and the American dream -- Idol worship : civil and sacral religion in American idol -- Going places -- Politics as usual -- The United Nations of pop : global franchise and geopolitics
Control code
713809558
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 301 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253005106
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)713809558
Label
Idolized : music, media, and identity in American idol, Katherine Meizel
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-291) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Facing reality : American idol as reality television -- Facing the music -- Win or lose : success and failure and the American dream -- Idol worship : civil and sacral religion in American idol -- Going places -- Politics as usual -- The United Nations of pop : global franchise and geopolitics
Control code
713809558
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 301 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253005106
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)713809558

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