The Resource Beauty pays : why attractive people are more successful, Daniel S. Hamermesh

Beauty pays : why attractive people are more successful, Daniel S. Hamermesh

Label
Beauty pays : why attractive people are more successful
Title
Beauty pays
Title remainder
why attractive people are more successful
Statement of responsibility
Daniel S. Hamermesh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Most of us know there is a payoff to looking good, and in the quest for beauty we spend countless hours and billions of dollars on personal grooming, cosmetics, and plastic surgery. But how much better off are the better looking? Based on the evidence, quite a lot
Tone
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10016243
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hamermesh, Daniel S
Dewey number
650.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Success in business
  • Success
  • Beauty, Personal
Target audience
adult
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why attractive people are more successful
Label
Beauty pays : why attractive people are more successful, Daniel S. Hamermesh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Background to beauty -- The economics of beauty -- In the eye of the beholder -- Beauty on the job : what and why -- Beauty and the worker -- Beauty in specific occupations -- Beauty and the employer -- Lookism or productive beauty, and why? -- Beauty in love, loans, and law -- Beauty in markets for friends, family, and funds -- Legal protection for the ugly -- The future of looks -- Prospects for the looks-challenged
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 216 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780691140469
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780691140469
  • 13602761
Label
Beauty pays : why attractive people are more successful, Daniel S. Hamermesh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Background to beauty -- The economics of beauty -- In the eye of the beholder -- Beauty on the job : what and why -- Beauty and the worker -- Beauty in specific occupations -- Beauty and the employer -- Lookism or productive beauty, and why? -- Beauty in love, loans, and law -- Beauty in markets for friends, family, and funds -- Legal protection for the ugly -- The future of looks -- Prospects for the looks-challenged
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 216 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780691140469
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780691140469
  • 13602761

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