Can a celebrity be a “disrupter,” promoting strategic partnerships to foster ideas and funding to revitalize the development field—or are they just charismatic ambassadors for big business? Examining the role of the rich and famous in development and humanitarianism, this book argues that celebrities do both, and that understanding why and how yields insight into the realities of neoliberal development.
|Place of Publication||Minnesota|
|Publisher||University of Minnesota Press|
|Number of pages||296|
|ISBN (Print)||9781517907594, 9781517907587|
|Publication status||Published - 2021|