The Culture of Sex in Ancient China
The subject of sex was central to early Chinese thought. Discussed openly and seriously as a fundamental topic of human speculation, it was an important source of imagery and terminology that informed the classical Chinese conception of social and political relationships. This sophisticated and long-standing tradition, however, has been all but neglected by modern historians. In The Culture of Sex in Ancient China, Paul Rakita Goldin addresses central issues in the history of Chinese attitudes toward sex and gender from 500 B.C. to A.D. 400.
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[ The Son of Heaven ] sacrifices to the moon in the evening in his threecolored robes . With the Grand Scribe and Director of Records , he investigates and reveres the laws of Heaven . When the sun has set , he oversees the Nine ...
August Heaven did not bestow fortune upon him , and the common people did not help him ; disaster and chaos flourished together , and Kung Kung was exterminated . In the time of the possessor of Yü [ i.e. , Shun , a legendary SageKing ] ...
But it is not clear to me how this interpretation can account for the evident parallelism between Heaven and Earth in this sentence ; for how are we to comprehend “ There was no summer frost in Heaven , no winter heat - waves on Earth ” ...
讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
Imagery of Copulation
Women and Sex Roles
Sex Politics and Ritualization in the Early Empire