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The Resource Aching for beauty : footbinding in China, Wang Ping

Aching for beauty : footbinding in China, Wang Ping

Label
Aching for beauty : footbinding in China
Title
Aching for beauty
Title remainder
footbinding in China
Statement of responsibility
Wang Ping
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wang, Ping
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT498.F66
LC item number
W36 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Footbinding
  • Women
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Body image in women
Label
Aching for beauty : footbinding in China, Wang Ping
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-257) and index
Contents
Three-inch golden lotuses : achieving beauty through violence -- A brief history of footbinding -- Footbinding and the cult of the exemplary woman -- Edible beauty : food and foot fetishes in China -- Silken slippers : footbinding in Chinese erotica -- Binding, weaving, chatting : female bonding and writing -- From golden lotus to Prime Minister : a woman's tale living from mouth to mouth -- The fabric of masquerade
Control code
44083906
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 265 p.
Isbn
9780816636051
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
00009522
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Aching for beauty : footbinding in China, Wang Ping
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-257) and index
Contents
Three-inch golden lotuses : achieving beauty through violence -- A brief history of footbinding -- Footbinding and the cult of the exemplary woman -- Edible beauty : food and foot fetishes in China -- Silken slippers : footbinding in Chinese erotica -- Binding, weaving, chatting : female bonding and writing -- From golden lotus to Prime Minister : a woman's tale living from mouth to mouth -- The fabric of masquerade
Control code
44083906
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 265 p.
Isbn
9780816636051
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
00009522
Other physical details
ill.

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