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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foot_binding

Foot binding was the custom of applying tight binding to the feet of young girls to modify the shape of the foot. The practice possibly originated among ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/why-footbinding-persisted-china-millennium-180953971

Foot-binding is said to have been inspired by a tenth-century court dancer named Yao Niang who bound her feet into the shape of a new moon. She entranced ...

www.buzzfeed.com/hayleycampbell/lotus-feet

Jun 19, 2015 ... The process of binding feet (also known as "lotus feet") started before the arch had a chance to fully develop – somewhere between the ages of ...

www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=8966942

Mar 19, 2007 ... Millions of Chinese women bound their feet, a status symbol that allowed them to marry into money. Footbinding was banned in 1912, but some ...

www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/07/02/china-s-last-foot-binding-survivors

Jul 2, 2014 ... Foot binding, the cruel practice of mutilating the feet of young girls, was once pervasive in turn-of-the-century China, where it was seen as a ...

www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1854927/all-about-sex-real-reason-why-chinese-women-bound-their-feet

Sep 4, 2015 ... Early Western accounts of the alluring gait of China's bound-feet women ... From foot binding to killer heels, women still suffer for fashion.

www.cnn.com/2017/05/21/health/china-foot-binding-new-theory

4 days ago ... New research suggests the excruciatingly painful practice of foot-binding has been massively misunderstood.

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Oct 15, 2013 ... China's Documentary Based On A True Story of China Little Foot origins of China - Duration: 16:45. Lashawn CAMACHO 15,373 views · 16:45.

www.theatlantic.com/china/archive/2013/09/the-peculiar-history-of-foot-binding-in-china/279718

Sep 16, 2013 ... But despite the efforts of reformists, foot binding persisted well into the 20th century. In the January 1923 issue of The Atlantic, Pearl Buck ...

www.businessinsider.com/the-disturbing-reason-for-the-ancient-chinese-practice-of-foot-binding-2015-9

Sep 6, 2015 ... chinese footbinding woman A 105-year-old woman, who has bound feet, has her toenails cut by her daughter in Jiukou county of Zhongxiang ...