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Misleading Aesthetic Norms of Beauty: Perceptual Sexism in Elite Women’s Sports

Peg Brand Weiser and Edward B. Weiser

in Body Aesthetics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198716778
eISBN:
9780191785351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198716778.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics, Feminist Philosophy

The history of gender challenges faced by women in elite sports is fraught with controversy and injustice. These athletes’ unique physical beauty creates what appears to be a paradox, yet is ... More


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Nadia E. Brown and Danielle Casarez Lemi

in Sister Style: The Politics of Appearance for Black Women Political Elites

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197540572
eISBN:
9780197540619
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197540572.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter provides the theoretical and methodological framework for the book. We show how Black women’s appearance is not just a personal decision—it also has political implications. The chapter ... More


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