Polygamy and sublime passion : sexuality in China on the verge of modernity /

For centuries of Chinese history, polygamy and prostitution were closely linked practices that legitimized the 'polygynous male, ' the man with multiple sexual partners. Despite their strict hierarchies, these practices also addressed fundamental antagonisms in sexual relations in serious...

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Main Author: McMahon, Keith, (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, ©2010.
Online Access:Available via JSTOR
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