The Resource America the Beautiful: The Obsession with Physical Beauty in America

America the Beautiful: The Obsession with Physical Beauty in America

Label
America the Beautiful: The Obsession with Physical Beauty in America
Title
America the Beautiful: The Obsession with Physical Beauty in America
Contributor
Distributor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Filmmaker Darryl Roberts goes on a five year journey to examine America{u2019}s growing obsession with physical beauty and perfection, unearthing its origins and deadly risks.. In America the Beautiful we see how increasingly unattainable images contribute to the rise in low self-esteem, body dismorphia, and eating disorders for young women and girls who also happen to be the beauty industry's largest consumers.. In almost 40,000 media messages a year, youthful Americans are being told that, unless you look like supermodels and rock stars, you{u2019}re not good enough for anyone to love. In 2004 alone, Americans spent
Cataloging source
VDU
Language note
In English
Label
America the Beautiful: The Obsession with Physical Beauty in America
Publication
Distribution
Note
Film
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1175557
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video file) (104 minutes)
Media category
  • computer
  • video
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
  • v
Other physical details
digital, sound colour
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34762632
System control number
kanopy175558

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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