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Campaiola-Veen, Jill. 2012. From Affective to Aesthetic Economics: Globalization and the Commodification of Difference on French Idol. Journal of International and Intercultural Communication 5 (2) : 89–105.
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Examining episodes of Nouvelle Star, the to the French cultural liking (stressing musical taste and intellectualism) adapted version of the American Idol TV show (stressing popularity and emotions), and audience responses, this study renders how global resemblances and national discrepancies were created in a cultural hybridization movement.