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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... when lord and vassal are respectful , the court is upright ; when the court is upright , the royal transformation is complete.73 75 The above interpretation starts from the belief that male and female ospreys naturally congregate in ...
The Son of Heaven and the feudal lords tend to the affairs of the people in the outer court ; they tend to the affairs of the spirits in the inner court . From the chamberlains down , they tend to official duties in the outer court ...
The story is often interpreted as proof that Ssu - ma Ch'ien was willing to sacrifice his life for the truth — he saw that everyone at court was criticizing Li Ling unfairly and insisted on setting matters straight .
讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
Imagery of Copulation
Women and Sex Roles
Sex Politics and Ritualization in the Early Empire