Patrick W. Galbraith and Jason G. Karlin, eds. 2012. Idols and Celebrity in Japanese Media Culture. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. 256pp. ISBN 978-0-230-29830-9 (hbk)

Authors

  • Keisuke Yamada University of Pennsylvania

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/jwpm.v3i2.28160

Keywords:

gender, Japan, J-pop idol, music and media culture

Abstract

Patrick W. Galbraith and Jason G. Karlin, eds. 2012. Idols and Celebrity in Japanese Media Culture. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. 256pp. ISBN 978-0-230-29830-9 (hbk)

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Published

2017-01-04

How to Cite

Yamada, K. (2017). Patrick W. Galbraith and Jason G. Karlin, eds. 2012. Idols and Celebrity in Japanese Media Culture. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. 256pp. ISBN 978-0-230-29830-9 (hbk). Journal of World Popular Music, 3(2), 239–244. https://doi.org/10.1558/jwpm.v3i2.28160

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Asian Popular Music