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The Resource Polygamy and sublime passion : sexuality in China on the verge of modernity, Keith McMahon, (electronic resource)

Polygamy and sublime passion : sexuality in China on the verge of modernity, Keith McMahon, (electronic resource)

Label
Polygamy and sublime passion : sexuality in China on the verge of modernity
Title
Polygamy and sublime passion
Title remainder
sexuality in China on the verge of modernity
Statement of responsibility
Keith McMahon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McMahon, Keith
Dewey number
306.84/23095109034
LC call number
HQ981
LC item number
.M36 2010
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polygamy
  • Prostitution
  • Concubinage
  • Marriage
  • China
Label
Polygamy and sublime passion : sexuality in China on the verge of modernity, Keith McMahon, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : the male consort of the remarkable woman -- Sublime passion and the remarkable woman -- Qing can be with one and only one -- The otherworldliness of the courtesan -- The love story and civilizational crisis -- Passive polygyny in two kinds of man-child -- Fleecing the customer in Shanghai brothels of the 1890s -- Cultural destiny and polygynous love in Zou Tao's Shanghai dust -- The polygynous politics of the modern Chinese man in Nine-times cuckold -- Conclusion : the postpolygynous future
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000425697
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780824833763
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009030299
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000425697
Label
Polygamy and sublime passion : sexuality in China on the verge of modernity, Keith McMahon, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : the male consort of the remarkable woman -- Sublime passion and the remarkable woman -- Qing can be with one and only one -- The otherworldliness of the courtesan -- The love story and civilizational crisis -- Passive polygyny in two kinds of man-child -- Fleecing the customer in Shanghai brothels of the 1890s -- Cultural destiny and polygynous love in Zou Tao's Shanghai dust -- The polygynous politics of the modern Chinese man in Nine-times cuckold -- Conclusion : the postpolygynous future
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000425697
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780824833763
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009030299
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000425697

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