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Of Beasts and Beauty - a book by Stanfield, Michael Edward

Of Beasts and Beauty

Gender, Race, and Identity in Colombia

Of Beasts and Beauty( )
Author: Stanfield, Michael Edward
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:University of Texas Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $60.00
Book Description:

All societies around the world and through time value beauty highly. Tracing the evolutions of the Colombian standards of beauty since 1845, Michael Edward Stanfield explores their significance to and symbiotic relationship with violence and inequality in the country. Arguing that beauty holds not only social power but also economic and political power, he positions it as a pacific and inclusive influence in a country "ripped apart by violence, private armies, seizures of land, and...
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