Fame, by Rowlands,Mark
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- ISBN: 9781844651573 | 1844651576
- Cover: Nonspecific Binding
- Copyright: 8/21/2014
Once a title held only by a privileged few, fame went hand-in-hand with respect and hard work. To be famous meant that you had achieved something noteworthy, or had an exceptional talent. But things have changed, as demonstrated by the number of singularly untalented people who are currently famous. Why has there been such a shift in our notion of fame and why has the desire for fame become such a powerful motivation for so many people?