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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11 - Why did generations upon generations of commentators insist that the Odes , however bawdy , contained important symbolic and moral meaning ? Specifically , why do they commonly explain the images of manifestly sexual unions in such ...
Confucian thinkers insisted on the moral autonomy of all human beings regardless of sex , and when this commitment forced them to break down the traditional categories of nei and wai , they were not reluctant to do so .
Six different kings will have six different agendas , six different moral philosophies , six different worldviews . ... The private interests of the six kings are incompatible with a universal morality , and so the ideal of harmony ...
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