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Tuesday, November 10, 2009

A pretty face is a pretty face

For some reason my students have always told me the exact opposite of this result, quoted in Nature via Nurture by Matt Ridley, p. 263:
"If people from different cultures are asked to judge the beauty of women from photographs of the women's faces, a surprising degree of consensus emerges:  Americans pick the same Chinese faces as Chinese people do; and Chinese pick the same American faces as Americans do."

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