The Resource Beauty unlimited, edited by Peg Zeglin Brand ; foreword by Carolyn Korsmeyer, (electronic book)

Beauty unlimited, edited by Peg Zeglin Brand ; foreword by Carolyn Korsmeyer, (electronic book)

Label
Beauty unlimited
Title
Beauty unlimited
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peg Zeglin Brand ; foreword by Carolyn Korsmeyer
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Emphasizing the human body in all of its forms, Beauty Unlimited expands the boundaries of what is meant by beauty both geographically and aesthetically. Peg Zeglin Brand and an international group of contributors interrogate the body and the meaning of physical beauty in this multidisciplinary volume. This striking and provocative book explores the history of bodily beautification; the physicality of socially or culturally determined choices of beautification; the interplay of gender, race, class, age, sexuality, and ethnicity within and on the body; and the aesthetic meaning of the concep
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
306.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT499
LC item number
.B43 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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Brand, Peggy Zeglin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Human body
  • Body image
Label
Beauty unlimited, edited by Peg Zeglin Brand ; foreword by Carolyn Korsmeyer, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Revising the concept of beauty : laying the groundwork -- pt. 2. Standards of beauty -- pt. 3. The body in performance -- pt. 4. Beauty and the state
Control code
ebr10636961
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 427 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Beauty unlimited, edited by Peg Zeglin Brand ; foreword by Carolyn Korsmeyer, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Revising the concept of beauty : laying the groundwork -- pt. 2. Standards of beauty -- pt. 3. The body in performance -- pt. 4. Beauty and the state
Control code
ebr10636961
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 427 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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