Footbinding originated in the dance culture of China's medieval court and spread to gentry families, brothels, maid's quarters, and peasant households. Neither condemning nor defending foot-binding, this work debunks many myths and misconceptions about its origins, development, and its eventual end.
- Limba : Engleza
- Data Publicarii : 07 Oct 2005
- Format : Paperback
- Numar pagini : 360
- ISBN : 9780520253902