The Resource The body beautiful : evolutionary and sociocultural perspectives, edited by Viren Swami and Adrian Furnham

The body beautiful : evolutionary and sociocultural perspectives, edited by Viren Swami and Adrian Furnham

Label
The body beautiful : evolutionary and sociocultural perspectives
Title
The body beautiful
Title remainder
evolutionary and sociocultural perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Viren Swami and Adrian Furnham
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ23
LC item number
.B63 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Swami, Viren
  • Furnham, Adrian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human Body
  • Beauty
  • Cultural Characteristics
  • Biological Evolution
  • Sexual Behavior
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Human body
  • Body image
  • Sexual attraction
  • Interpersonal attraction
  • Mind and body
Label
The body beautiful : evolutionary and sociocultural perspectives, edited by Viren Swami and Adrian Furnham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Mutual and partaken bliss: introducing the science of bodily beauty / Adrian Furnham, Viren Swami -- Waist-to-hip ratios and female attractiveness: comparing apples, oranges, and pears / Donald H. McBurney, Sybil A. Streeter -- The volume-height index as a body attractiveness index / Jintu Fan -- Methodoloical issues in studies of female attractiveness / Melissa Bateson, Piers L. Cornelissen, Martin J. Tovee --And evolutionary perspective on male preference for female body shape / Isabel Scott ... [et. al] -- Masculinity, culture, and the paradox of the Lek / Douglas W. Yu, Stephan R. Prooulx, Glenn H. Shepard -- Healthy body equals beautiful body? Changing perceptions of health and attractiveness with shifting socioeconomic status / Martin J. Tovée, Adrian Furnham, Viren Swami -- The shaping of women's bodies: men's choice of fertility or heat stress avoidance? / Dorothy Einon -- Interpersonal metaperseption: the importance of compatibility in the aesthetic appreciation of bodily cues / Kerri L. Johnson, Louis G. Tassinary -- Mate preferences in social cognitive context: when environmental and personal change leads to predictable cross-cultural variation / Leif D. Nelson, Terry F. Pettijohn II, Jeff Galak -- The roles of stereotypes and group norms on perceptions of bodily attractiveness / Tom Hildebrandt, Janet D. Latner -- Feminism and body image / Linda Smolak, Sarah K. Murnen -- The impact of western beauty ideals on the lives of women: a sociocultural perspective / Rachel M. Calogero, Michael Boroughs, J. Kevin Thompson
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 316 p.
Isbn
9780230521872
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)163313703
  • (OCoLC)163313703
Label
The body beautiful : evolutionary and sociocultural perspectives, edited by Viren Swami and Adrian Furnham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Mutual and partaken bliss: introducing the science of bodily beauty / Adrian Furnham, Viren Swami -- Waist-to-hip ratios and female attractiveness: comparing apples, oranges, and pears / Donald H. McBurney, Sybil A. Streeter -- The volume-height index as a body attractiveness index / Jintu Fan -- Methodoloical issues in studies of female attractiveness / Melissa Bateson, Piers L. Cornelissen, Martin J. Tovee --And evolutionary perspective on male preference for female body shape / Isabel Scott ... [et. al] -- Masculinity, culture, and the paradox of the Lek / Douglas W. Yu, Stephan R. Prooulx, Glenn H. Shepard -- Healthy body equals beautiful body? Changing perceptions of health and attractiveness with shifting socioeconomic status / Martin J. Tovée, Adrian Furnham, Viren Swami -- The shaping of women's bodies: men's choice of fertility or heat stress avoidance? / Dorothy Einon -- Interpersonal metaperseption: the importance of compatibility in the aesthetic appreciation of bodily cues / Kerri L. Johnson, Louis G. Tassinary -- Mate preferences in social cognitive context: when environmental and personal change leads to predictable cross-cultural variation / Leif D. Nelson, Terry F. Pettijohn II, Jeff Galak -- The roles of stereotypes and group norms on perceptions of bodily attractiveness / Tom Hildebrandt, Janet D. Latner -- Feminism and body image / Linda Smolak, Sarah K. Murnen -- The impact of western beauty ideals on the lives of women: a sociocultural perspective / Rachel M. Calogero, Michael Boroughs, J. Kevin Thompson
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 316 p.
Isbn
9780230521872
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)163313703
  • (OCoLC)163313703

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