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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One of the most famous poems in the collection addresses the themes of copulation and rulership in a sophisticated idiom that engages the reader's critical acumen .交交黃鳥 Back and forth [ fly ] the yellow birds .
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129 > In Pan Chao's time , “ The Cypress Boat ” had lost much of its original impact . The critical issue — the remarriage of widows — had already long been defused as an object of controversy . It was now unremarkable for widows to ...
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Imagery of Copulation
Women and Sex Roles
Sex Politics and Ritualization in the Early Empire