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The Binary Construction of Beauty
An analysis of the valuation of beauty.
# 69332 | 1,150 words | 5 sources | APA | 2003 | US

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This paper presents an analysis of how the valuation of beauty is a social construction, reinforced by the social institutions of the dominant ethnicity in society that typically "marginalizes" other groups. The paper focuses on African Americans.

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