Pretty Modern

Author: Alexander Edmonds
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822348012
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An ethnography that examines the culture of beauty and plastic surgery in Brazil.

Current Issues And Emerging Trends In Medical Tourism

Author: Cooper, Malcolm
Publisher: IGI Global
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Medical Anthropology, 21(1), 21–38. Edmonds, A. (2009b). Engineering the
Erotic: Aesthetic Medicine and Modernization in Brazil. In C. J. Heyes & M. Jones
(Eds.), Cosmetic Surgery: A Feminist Primer, (pp. 153–169). Farnham, UK:
Ashgate. Edmonds, A. (2009c). Learning to Love Yourself: Esthetics, Health, and
Therapeutics in Brazilian Plastic Surgery. Ethnos, 74(4), 465–489. doi:10.1080/
00141840903201829 Edmonds, A. (2010). Pretty Modern: Beauty, Sex, and
Plastic Surgery ...

Beauty Around The World A Cultural Encyclopedia

Author: Erin Kenny
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
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In 2007, the plastic surgeon Dr. Raul González claimed that “it is indisputable that
the feminine bumbum is a national preference reflecting the diversity of
ethnicities that compose the Brazilian population. ... nearly died after suffering
complications from injections of hydrogel, a substance not approved for that use (
Haggerty 2015). See also: Brazil; Buttocks Lifts and Implants; Butts and Booty;
Injections; Plastic Surgery. Further Reading Edmonds, Alexander. 2010. Pretty
Modern: Beauty ...

The Biopolitics Of Beauty

Author: Alvaro Jarrin
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520293878
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Pretty Modern: Beauty, Sex and Plastic Surgery in Brazil. Durham, NC: Duke
University Press. . 2013. “The Biological Subject of Aesthetic Medicine.” Feminist
Theory 14 (1): 65–82. Entwistle, Joanne, and Elizabeth Wissinger. 2006. “
Keeping Up Appearances: Aesthetic Labour in the Fashion Modeling Industries
of London and New York.” Sociological Review 5 (4): 774–794. Escorel, Sarah,
Dilene Raimundo do Nascimento, and Flavio Coelho Edler. 2005. “As origens da
reforma ...

Pop Culture In Latin America And The Caribbean

Author: Elizabeth Gackstetter Nichols Ph.D.
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Latin America, particularly Colombia and Brazil, have been shown to lead the
way in a new fashion in cosmetic surgery that places more emphasis on
procedures to enhance body parts and less on face-lifts and other procedures
related to the ... the same procedure in the United States, meaning that a $10,000
face-lift might only cost $2,500 in Costa Rica (Warf 2010). See also: Skin Care
and Skin Whitening Products Further Reading Edmonds, Alexander. 2010. Pretty
Modern: Beauty ...

Becoming Brazilian

Author: Marshall C. Eakin
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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However, its centrality in the popular Brazilian classification may be due to its tie
to the racial-democracy ideology because it downplays racial differences and
emphasizes a common Brazilianness.” Telles, Race in Another America, 83. For
discussions of these terms in contemporary speech, see Alexander Edmonds,
Pretty Modern: Beauty, Sex, and Plastic Surgery in Brazil (Durham, NC: Duke
University Press, 2010), 132–35; and, Kia Lilly Caldwell, Negras in Brazil: Re-
envisioning ...

A Right To Health

Author: Jessica Scott Jerome
Publisher: University of Texas Press
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“Dimensions of Citizenship in Contemporary Brazil.” Fordham Law Review 75, no
. 5:2469–2482. Edmonds, Alexander. 2004. “Learning to Love Yourself: Esthetics
, Health, and Therapeutics in Brazilian Plastic Surgery.” Ethnos 74, no. 4 (
December): 465–489. ———. 2007. “The Poor Have the Right to Be Beautiful:
Cosmetic Surgery in Neoliberal Brazil.” Journal of the Royal Anthropological
Institute 13, no. 2:363–381. ———. 2010. Pretty Modern: Beauty, Sex, and Plastic
Surgery in ...

Transgender Psychoanalysis

Author: Patricia Gherovici
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... Sexuality, Love and Eroticism in Modern Societies (Stanford: Stanford
University Press, 1992), 2. 16 Alexander Edmonds, Pretty Modern: Beauty, Sex,
and Plastic Surgery in Brazil (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010), 10–15,
90. 17 Lulu Garcia-Navarro, “In Brazil, Nips and Tucks Don't Raise an Eyebrow,”
NPR. org, last modified October 7, 2014, http://www.npr.org/sections/parallels/
2014/10/ 07/353270270/an-uplifting-story-brazils-obsession-with-plastic-surgery
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Raciolinguistics

Author: H. Samy Alim
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Pretty Modern: Beauty, Sex, and Plastic Surgery in Brazil. Durham, NC: Duke
University Press. Flores, Nelson, and J. Rosa. 2015. “Undoing appropriateness:
Raciolinguistic ideologies and language diversity in education.” Harvard
Educational Review 85(2): 149–71. Goldstein, Donna M. 2003. Laughter Out of
Place: Race, Class, Violence, and Sexuality in a Rio Shantytown. Berkeley:
University of California Press. Haney-López, Ian. 1998. “Chance, Context, and
Choice in the Social ...

Race And The Brazilian Body

Author: Jennifer Roth-Gordon
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520293800
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Dunn, Christopher. 2001. Brutality Garden: Tropicália and the Emergence of a
Brazilian Counterculture. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.
Dzidzienyo, Anani. 1971. The Position of Blacks in Brazilian Society. London:
Minority Rights Group. Eckert, Penelope. 2000. Linguistic Variation as Social
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