A Revisionist History of FootbindingBook - 2005
Footbinding is widely condemned as perverse & as symbolic of male domination over women. This study offers a more complex explanation of a thousand year practice, contending that the binding of women's feet in China was sustained by the interests of both women and men.
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, ©2005
Branch Call Number: 391.4130951 K75c 2005
Characteristics: xix, 332 pages : illustrations,  leaves of plates ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Revisionist history of footbinding