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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be read , in light of the previous poems , as the girl's complaint that the boy is depriving her of sexual gratification . But on a different level , her heartache really does make it impossible for her to eat ( ts'an ) .
The reclusive , modest girl is a good mate for the noble man .參差荇菜左右流之窈窕淑女寤寐求之求之不得癌寐思服悠哉悠哉輾轉反側 Long and short is the duckweed To the left and to the right we look for it .
61 To be sure , the blazing hall is a sign of the girl's excitement . The various arousals in the poem , furthermore , are true to the scene . The bream with the rubescent tail , coupled with the narrator's morning hunger , set the tone ...
讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
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