By Erin Kenny,Elizabeth Nichols
Taking the idea that of good looks heavily, this encyclopedia examines how humanity has sought and maintains to hunt what's "beautiful" in various cultural contexts, giving readers an figuring out of ways to examine attractiveness either intellectually and critically.
• presents an interdisciplinary method of global good looks practices, from the earliest experiments in cosmetic surgery in six hundred B.C. to modern practices
• offers readers a consultant evaluate of attractiveness practices round the globe
• records how from cosmetics to garments, workout to physique amendment, being appealing is a objective worldwide
• Identifies a number of authoritative assets of data for additional study and reading
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Beauty around the World: A Cultural Encyclopedia by Erin Kenny,Elizabeth Nichols