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作者 Cook, Constance A., author
書名 Birth in ancient China : a study of metaphor and cultural identity in pre-imperial China / Constance A. Cook and Xinhui Luo
出版項 Albany : State University of New York Press, [2017]
國際標準書號 9781438467115 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
9781438467122 (ebook)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 傅斯年圖書館西文圖書區  GN482.1 C771 2017    在架上    30530001309541
說明 xiv, 158 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
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系列 SUNY series in Chinese philosophy and culture
SUNY series in Chinese philosophy and culture
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-148) and index
Introduction: A Chu Text -- Chapter 1. Words and Images -- Chu Ancestral Names and the Word for Birth -- A Lost Word for Birth -- Suggestive Images -- Chapter 2. Controlling Reproduction : Fertility Prayers -- Zhou Fertility Prayers in Bronze Inscriptions -- A Warring States Prayer Preserved on Bamboo Strips -- Chapter 3. Mothers and Embryos -- Embryonic Transformation -- Chapter 4. Controlling the Pregnant Body -- Time and Divination -- Curses, Stars, and the Gendered Cosmos -- Sequestering -- A Question of Thorns -- Chapter 5. Divine Origins and Chu Genealogical History -- Gender-Bending -- Chapter 6. The Traumatic Births of Non-Zhou Ancestors Founders
主題 Childbirth -- Social aspects -- China -- History -- To 1500
Birth customs -- China -- History -- To 1500
Human reproduction -- Social aspects -- China -- History -- To 1500
Metaphor -- Social aspects -- China -- History -- To 1500
Group identity -- China -- History -- To 1500
China -- Social life and customs -- To 221 B.C
China -- History -- Zhou dynasty, 1122-221 B.C
Alt Author Luo, Xinhui, author
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