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Contents Introduction: Looks, Lookism, and the Media Chapter 1: Older Than Civilization Chapter 2: Pass the Genes, Please: How Looks Drive Dating, Courtship, and Marriage Chapter 3: As the Twig Is Bent: How Attractiveness Affects Family Dynamics Chapter 4: Readin', Ritin', Rithmetic 'n' Ridicule Chapter 5: The Job Is Looking Good Chapter 6: Rendering Judgment: How Looks Affect Courtroom Results Chapter 7: Physiognomy and Public Service Chapter 8: Seeing Is Believing Chapter 9: The Dark Side of Physical Attractiveness Chapter 10: The Hidden Costs of Aesthetic Enhancements Chapter 11: The Big Business of Beauty Epilogue: Rising Above the Effects of Lookism Notes References Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Beauty, Personal -- Social aspects.
Body, Human -- Social aspects.