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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. The first book to seriously measure the advantages of beauty, Beauty Pays demonstrates how society favors the beautiful and how better-looking people experience startling but undeniable benefits in all aspects of life. Noted economist Daniel Hamermesh shows that the attractive are more likely to be employed, work more productively a
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamermesh, Daniel S
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Success in business
  • Success
  • Beauty, Personal
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Success
  • Success in business
Label
Beauty pays : why attractive people are more successful, Daniel S. Hamermesh
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn744615931
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 216 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613163783
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613163783
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 316378
  • 22573/cttx9xt
  • 36889438-93a8-4a77-a3db-1b49a759d753
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)744615931
Label
Beauty pays : why attractive people are more successful, Daniel S. Hamermesh
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn744615931
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 216 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613163783
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613163783
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 316378
  • 22573/cttx9xt
  • 36889438-93a8-4a77-a3db-1b49a759d753
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)744615931

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