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.
Posts about Heightism
  • Does Height Really Determine Career Success?

    … correlated to success in professional sports like basketball, where how high one can reach is an explicit part of winning the game. But it’s bothersome to think that we would vote for someone based on a physical attribute that has nothing to do with the job. Are we heightist? It sure seems like it. Statistics show that an extra inch of height…

    Shane Snow/ The Content Strategist- 14 readers -
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