20)In the United States, the singer Beyoncé is usually considered African-American or Black. In Brazil, she could be considered Black, mulata, or morena. These differences in U.S. and Brazilian racial classifications show that:a.Race is a social construct.b.In the U.S., race is usually defined in terms of the “one-drop rule,” while in Brazil it is defined in a different way.c.Brazilian racial categories are more malleable than U.S. racial categories.d.All of the above.
21)Which of the following is MOSTtrue of Edmonds’ account of “aesthetic health”?
22)In Pretty Modern, Edmonds gives the example of Luisa who said, “After putting in hair implants I went from pretato mulata” (143). This ethnographic vignette is best understood as an example of how:
23)With which of the following statements is Alexander Edmonds LEASTlikely to agree?
24) Why, in his ethnography Pretty Modern, does Alexander Edmonds claim that beauty work is not a form of resistance against the system?5