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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This story is , in other words , the ancient Chinese counterpart of our “ Little Boy Who Cried ' Wolf ! ' ” In spite of these suspicious details , however , there may have been some kernel of truth to the story , which must originally ...
a > The extant records include several accounts of the story alluded to here . Hua Chou ( or Hua Hsüan #te ) and Ch'i Liang ( or Ch'i Chih # 251 ) were soldiers in the army of Ch'i who refused to accept a bribe from the Viscount of Chü ...
Considering , then , that Ssu - ma Ch'ien , the supposed author of the story , really was castrated — and that it was for behavior that , as in the case of Lao Ai , subverted the foundations of the empire — we should recognize that the ...
讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
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