Global Beauty, Local Bodies

  • Editors
  • Afshan Jafar
  • Erynn Masi de Casanova

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxv
  2. Oluwakemi M. Balogun, Kimberly Kay Hoang
    Pages 1-21
  3. Persis M. Karim
    Pages 51-58
  4. Michelle Newton-Francis, Salvador Vidal-Ortiz
    Pages 59-81
  5. Kaija Bergen
    Pages 83-88
  6. Lucy Lowe
    Pages 89-116
  7. Jaita Talukdar
    Pages 117-123
  8. Jan Wickman, Fredrik Langeland
    Pages 125-150
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 151-185

About this book


This collection of original scholarly work and first-person accounts takes globalization processes and the transnational links these processes create as the jumping-off point for an examination of what it means to be, have, or aspire to a beautiful body.


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