Table of Contents by Author

The Politics of Beauty by Alvaro Jarrin

Globalizing Latin American Beauty by Geoffrey Jones

The Culture of Skinniness by Lucrecia Ramírez Restrepo

Should I Eat the Chocolate Cake? by Renée S. Scott

Beauty Weighs in Argentina by Melissa Maldonado-Salcedo

Mayan Queens by Rodrigo Abd

Maya Queens at the Microphone by Betsy Konefal

Beauty in Places of Horror by Barbara Sutton

Beasts and Beauty in Colombia by Michael Stanfield

Peruvian Beauty by Norma Fuller

Technologies of Gender by Lauren E. Gulbas

Building Muscles in Rio's Fitness Clubs by Cesar Sabino

Cholitas: The Revenge of a Generation by Delphine Blast

The Queen of Sheep by Cristina García Navas

Peruvian Pishtacos by Caroline Yezer

Performing Race and Gender in the Andes by Mary Elena Wilhoit

Blackness and Beauty in Ecuador by O. Hugo Benavides

Contesting Beauty by Elizabeth Hordge-Freeman

Sensual Not Beautiful by Jasmine Mitchell

Wolf Chase in Chaco by Rebecca Greenberg

Desing and Natural Resource Extraction A Review by Anthony Bebbington

Democracy and Party-Building A Review by Scott Mainwaring

The Border of Dominicanidad A Review by Pedro Reina-Perez