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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Elsewhere in the Analects , he points out that an exceptional woman can be just as talented as an exceptional man : 32 舜有臣五人而天下治。武王日:予有亂臣十人。孔子曰:才難,不其然乎?唐虞之際,於斯為盛。有婦人焉,九人而已。33 Shun had five ...
A model wife and mother is not simply a woman who silently obeys her husband and gently nurtures her son , but one who participates in bringing about the kind of universal moral transformation that the Confucian tradition upholds as the ...
In her own day and age , the speaker of “ The Cypress Boat ” would have been seen as an Antigone , as an obstreperously pious young woman who is so faithful to her own moral standards that she is willing to defy her legal guardians even ...
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