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Contents Introduction: Hooked on Fame Part I The World of Aspiring Child-Celebrities 1. Going to Fame School 2. Mobs of Fame-Starved Children 3. Home for the Famous and Almost Famous Part II The Celebrity Entourage 4. The Association of Celebrity Personal Assistants 5. The Desire to Belong: Why Everyone Wants to Have Dinner with Paris Hilton and 50 Cent 6. When Reflected Glory Isn't Enough: Confessions of an Upwardly- Mobile Celebrity 'Slave' Part III The World of Celebrity Worshipers 7. Monkeys, Us Weekly, and the Power of Social Information 8. A Choice of Worship: Rod vs. God Conclusion: Some Reflections from Hollywood's Premiere Retirement Home Endnotes
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Subculture -- United States.
Fans (Persons) -- United States -- Psychology.
Fame -- Psychological aspects.
Celebrities -- United States.