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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.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 ...

www.thedailybeast.com/chinas-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.cnn.com/2017/05/21/health/china-foot-binding-new-theory/index.html

May 21, 2017 ... New research suggests the excruciatingly painful practice of foot-binding has been massively misunderstood.

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 ...

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Oct 15, 2013 ... 九十纏足阿嬤揭三寸金蓮秘密:骨變形拇外彎裹近世紀!難忘童年之痛! - Duration: 2:00. shamhing4 109,889 views · 2:00. 13 Incredible ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/chinese-foot-binding-for-work-in-home_us_5920f47fe4b03b485cb20dc8

May 26, 2017 ... “What's groundbreaking about our work is that [foot-binding was] not confined to the elite,” Laurel Bossen, the book's co-author, told HuffPost.

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 ...