The Change of Beauty Standard, A Korean Wave Phenomenon Findings from Bandung City
Abie Besman, Rani Septrina, Putri Halleyana Adrikni Rahman
Available Online October 2018.
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- beauty standard; media culture; korean wave; plastic surgery
- This work identifies the change of beauty standard, following the Korean Wave infiltration in the City of Bandung, Indonesia. The primary data were obtained by conducting a survey in June 2017. A set of questionnaires was developed to collect respondent beauty values. This questionnaire represents the pattern of information received by the respondent. Piece of facial anatomy from a magazine cover also asked in the questionnaire as a parameter of beauty category. The results of this work indicate that there is no influence from the infiltration of Korean Wave culture in mass media to the value of beauty standard for the people in the City of Bandung. The beauty standard for the people in the city of Bandung is still heavily influenced by western culture, which is characterized by straight-edged nose, round eyes and oval shape face.
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TY - CONF AU - Abie Besman AU - Rani Septrina AU - Putri Halleyana Adrikni Rahman PY - 2018/10 DA - 2018/10 TI - The Change of Beauty Standard, A Korean Wave Phenomenon Findings from Bandung City BT - International Conference on Media and Communication Studies (ICOMACS 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icomacs-18.2018.28 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/icomacs-18.2018.28 ID - Besman2018/10 ER -