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Unformatted text preview: • Daoist body: landscapes & divine beings active, moving spirit ( shen ) organizing, latent numen ( ling ) embrace transformative role of sex • Contrast to medieval Western legacy Sex & body as threat to self-mastery • BUT Greek sex as exercise (Kuriyama) • Confucian body: preserve Qi so restraint...
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- Spring '08
- Chinese philosophy, Yin and yang, Kohn, protector yin moves, protector yang moves