New PDF release: Beauty around the World: A Cultural Encyclopedia

By Erin Kenny,Elizabeth Nichols

ISBN-10: 1610699440

ISBN-13: 9781610699440

Taking the concept that of good looks heavily, this encyclopedia examines how humanity has sought and keeps to hunt what's "beautiful" in quite a few cultural contexts, giving readers an figuring out of ways to examine attractiveness either intellectually and critically.

• offers an interdisciplinary method of global attractiveness practices, from the earliest experiments in cosmetic surgery in six hundred B.C. to modern practices

• supplies readers a consultant review of good looks practices round the globe

• files how from cosmetics to garments, workout to physique amendment, being attractive is a target worldwide

• Identifies various authoritative assets of data for extra learn and reading

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