Heightism is prejudice or discrimination against individuals based on height. In principle it refers to discriminatory treatment against individuals whose height is not within the normal acceptable range of height in a population. Height discrimination is most common among shorter than average men.
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  • Does Height Really Determine Career Success?

    … translates to an average of $1,000 more annual income—the six-foot man makes five grand more than his 5′ 7″ colleague. On the other hand, it’s well-known that Hollywood actors skew short—especially leading males. Robert Downey Jr., America’s highest-paid actor at the time of this writing, is below average at 5′ 8″. Other high earners like Mark Wahlberg…

    Shane Snow/ The Content Strategist- 10 readers -
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