Dr Francesca Minerva on Lookism
How to tackle discrimination against the unattractive?
Lookism is discrimination against unattractive people. How serious is this problem? What is the cost of lookism to unattractive people and to society? What should we do about lookism? In this interview with Katrien Devolder, Dr Francesca Minerva (Philosopher, Ghent University) provides us with some answers to these thorny questions.