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.
第 1 到 3 筆結果，共 68 筆
The analogy of the male as ruler and the female as subject , for example , has its roots in the social roles played by males and females in ancient China . This point is developed in the closing stanzas of another poem .
Example after example from his great book shows that Ssu - ma Ch'ien himself accepted the basic equivalence of sexual misconduct and political rebellion.26 In other words , if Ssu - ma Ch'ien had jeopardized the security of the empire ...
Perhaps the most infamous example of the same approach is found in the work of A. E. J. B. Terrien de Lacouperie ( d . 1894 ) , who endeavored to prove that Chinese civilization was ultimately derived from that of Mesopotamia .
讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
Imagery of Copulation
Women and Sex Roles
Sex Politics and Ritualization in the Early Empire