Mathieu Deflem is Professor of Sociology at the University of South Carolina. His specialty areas include policing, terrorism, social control, law, popular culture, and sociological theory. [CV]

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Now available in paperback!
Lady Gaga and the Sociology of Fame - This book presents a sociological study of the rise to fame of global pop sensation Lady Gaga. By training a spotlight on this singular pop icon, this book invites readers to consider the nature of contemporary stardom in an age of celebrity. Signed paperback available!

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