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Beauty up [electronic resource] : exploring contemporary Japanese body aesthetics / Laura Miller.

By: Miller, Laura, 1953-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, c2006Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 256 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9780520938847 (electronic bk.); 0520938844 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Human body -- Social aspects -- Japan | Beauty, Personal -- Japan | Beauty culture -- Japan | Body image -- Japan | Philosophy, Japanese | Japan -- Social life and customs | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular CultureGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Beauty up.DDC classification: 306.4/0952 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction: approaches to body aesthetics and the beauty system -- Changing beauty ideology -- Aesthetic salons -- Mammary mania -- Body fashion and beauty etiquette -- Male beauty work -- The well-behaved appetite -- The language of esute -- Esute power.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-239) and index.

Introduction: approaches to body aesthetics and the beauty system -- Changing beauty ideology -- Aesthetic salons -- Mammary mania -- Body fashion and beauty etiquette -- Male beauty work -- The well-behaved appetite -- The language of esute -- Esute power.

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