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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So we might translate “ female te ” as “ female potency , ” the innate sexual power of females that can enfeeble a man if he copulates with them excessively . 62 This view of women as sexually insatiable beings became widespread in ...
Finally , and most important , texts from the Confucian tradition ( such as “ I See on High " ) are sometimes compared simplistically with certain vaguely uplifting passages from the Lao - tzu # F that marvel at the “ Mysterious Female ...
Similarly , we must take care not to misread these appreciative references to the Female as an indication that the author of the Lao - tzu especially appreciated women . 110 The Female and the Male are illustrative motifs designed to ...
讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
Imagery of Copulation
Women and Sex Roles
Sex Politics and Ritualization in the Early Empire