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Asian Women and Plastic Surgery
A look at the increase in plastic surgery procedures among Asian women.
# 125956 | 1,250 words | 12 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Women Studies (Culture) , Asian Studies (General)

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The paper discusses the influence of American beauty standards on Asian women and the resulting increase in plastic surgeries to make Asian women appear more Western.

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"The culture of most Asian civilizations, including that of China, has been described by Sodaro as collectivist, oriented toward certainty, respectful of authority and resistant to the influence of external values, norms and constructs. This particular view of Asian culture in general and Chinese culture in particular, suggests that resistance to aesthetic influences emerging from non-Oriental societies would be strong. However, in recent years there has been a dramatic increase in the use of various plastic surgery procedures among Asian women..."

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