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The brain automatically associates physical size with leadership potential, power, strength and intelligence, an effect which has been discovered in infants as young as 10 months old.
Evolutionary psychologists theorise that this is due to height indicating that the individual had been better fed, indicating higher social status and thus resources available to them, as well as indicating general health and physical strength, the latter of which can be useful in asserting dominance.
US Military pilots have to be 63 to 79 inches (160 to 200 cm) tall with a sitting height of 34 to 40 inches (86 to 102 cm).
With an estimated net worth of over 0 billion, Heightism is also a factor in dating preferences.
Height discrimination (also known as 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.
although Time itself objected to the term's inclusion in the 1991 Random Webster's College Dictionary, citing it as an example of the dictionary "straining ...
to avoid giving offense, except to good usage" and "[lending] authority to scores of questionable usages, many of them tinged with politically correct views." A research paper published in the Journal of Applied Psychology showed that height is strongly related to success for men.
Recent findings suggest that height discrimination occurs most often against racial minorities.