Nov 18, 2019
The Quest for Human Beauty: An Illustrated History
Posted by Julian Robinson

The Quest for Human Beauty is an exploration of humankind s relentless preoccupation with physical appearance, illuminating the wildly divergent ideals of human beauty throughout history and throughout the world For thousands of years, men and woman around the globe have gone to enormous and elaborate lengths to change their natural appearance in an attempt to make themseThe Quest for Human Beauty is an exploration of humankind s relentless preoccupation with physical appearance, illuminating the wildly divergent ideals of human beauty throughout history and throughout the world For thousands of years, men and woman around the globe have gone to enormous and elaborate lengths to change their natural appearance in an attempt to make themselves feel attractive, to get attention, to conform to the prevailing customs of their particular cultural group, to attract a mate or sex partner, to show off wealth or social status, or to make a statement about themselves Using archaeological findings, anthropological studies, art history, film, music, fashion trends, and studies of sexual s, Julian Robinson presents a remarkable overview of human predilections regarding the body From tribal scarring and body modification to the increasing popularity of plastic surgery, piercing, and tattooing in the Western world today this book give us a sweeping and sometimes startling look to our modes of adornment and the lengths to which people will go to achieve what they perceive as attractiveness The Quest for Human Beauty is a celebration of the great diversity of beauty body packaging and features over 700 photographs and illustrations.

  • Title: The Quest for Human Beauty: An Illustrated History
  • Author: Julian Robinson
  • ISBN: 9780393040043
  • Page: 339
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Quest for Human Beauty An Illustrated History The Quest for Human Beauty is an exploration of humankind s relentless preoccupation with physical appearance illuminating the wildly divergent ideals of human beauty throughout history and throughou


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