Understanding culture is essential for effectively examining how people and society operate and interact with one another.
Respond to the following question in the discussion forum for this module.
Beauty is an important value (whether we like it or not) in our society today. Why do you think some Americans obsess so much about attractiveness? To what lengths will some Americans go to either become or stay beautiful? What do you think about some Americans’ preoccupation with beauty?
Go to The Beauty Myth for interesting information on female beauty.