There is no question that celebrities these days are some of the most prominent faces of philanthropic activity a yet their participation raises questions about efficacy, motivations, and activism overall. This book presents case studies of celebrity philanthropy from around the globe a including such figures as Shakira, Arundhati Roy, Zhang Ziyi, Bono, and Madonna alooking at the tensions between celebrity activism and ground level work and the relationship between celebrity philanthropy and cultural citizenship.... 2006a#39; (2006) Forbes, 16 June, http:// www.forbes.com/2006/06/15/richest- celebrities-powerful_cx_lg_06celebrities_0615celebrity intro.html. ... a#39;The Celebrity 100: #68 Tyra Banksa#39; (2008) Forbes, 11 June, http://www.forbes.com/ lists/2008/53/anbsp;...
|Author||:||Elaine Jeffreys, Paul Allatson|
|Publisher||:||Intellect Books - 2015-07-27|