The Image

by Daniel J. Boorstin

Category: History

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  • A 'pseudo-event' is made-for-consumption media event, usually involving celebrities: entities known for their well-known-ness. These now seem natural, but were once odd: life once consisted of real people and events. Boorstin's book is outstanding. to Tweet

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Discusses news gathering, celebrity, travel, prestige, and the American dream

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