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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However , the final line recalls “ Encountering Sorrow ” in particular and reminds us that the Fragrant One can also be understood as a ruler of men . He is called Iris in " The Lesser Administrator of Fate , " and Fragrant One & in ...
Therefore the enlightened lord makes his ministers advance together like wheel spokes to a hub ; none of them are able to monopolize the ruler . The later essayist Han Fei ## ( d . 233 B.C. ) is so comfortable with this manner of ...
Why do you not apply yourself to seeking the [ Way of the former kings so that you could hold fast to their enlightened law ?克共明刑( Mao 256 : “ I ” } ) a These two stanzas illustrate the difference between a ruler who cultivates his ...
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