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Author Berry, Bonnie.

Title Beauty bias : discrimination and social power / Bonnie Berry.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.4613 B459b 2007    ---  Available
Description xii, 164 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [157-160] and indexes.
Contents Introduction: The power of looks -- pt. 1. The ramifications. -- Looks and health -- Looks and romance -- Looks and workplace -- pt. 2. The pressures. -- The diet, fitness, and supplements industries -- Cosmetics, cosmeceuticals, and other superficial changes -- The plastic surgery industry -- pt. 3. The system. -- The medical and health insurance communities -- The legal community -- The economy, globalization, and power -- Conclusion: Toward an acceptance of looks diversity -- Appendix A: Filmography -- Appendix B: Selected resources.
Subject Physical-appearance-based bias.
Beauty, Personal -- Social aspects.
ISBN 0275990125 (alk. paper)
9780275990121 (alk. paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000041543516
NZ1 11335334
AU@ 000042142321

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