TITLE

Voyeuristic Viewing

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/4/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 14, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the emergence of voyeuristic reality shows in which everyday lives of the quasi-famous in their real-life environments are featured. Implication of such a format for viewers; Reason for the popularity of voyeur reality shows.
ACCESSION #
16691827

 

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