The Transnational History Of A Chinese Family

Author: Haiming Liu
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 9780813535975
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Based on an analysis of over three thousand family letters and other primary sources, including recently released immigration files from the National Archives and Records Administration, Haiming Liu presents a remarkable transnational ...

A New History Of Christianity In China

Author: Daniel H. Bays
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444342833
Size: 27.68 MB
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Provides the first comprehensive history of Christianity in China, an important, understudied area in both Asian studies and religious history Traces the transformation of Christianity from an imported, Western religion to a thoroughly ...

Chinese And Chinese Mestizos Of Manila

Author: Richard Chu
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9047426851
Size: 65.45 MB
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Taking a micro-historical approach to the study of ethnic identities in the Philippines, this book offers a fascinating portrait of how Chinese merchant families in Manila negotiated the meanings of “Chinese,” “Chinese mestizo,” ...

The Search For Modern China

Author: Jonathan D. Spence
Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9780393934519
Size: 48.67 MB
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Revised to reflect updates to The Search for Modern China, third edition, this outstanding collection displays a strong blend of social history (pieces dealing with everyday life, family, social networks, and culture) and political history ...

Building Shanghai

Author: Edward Denison
Publisher: Academy Press
ISBN: 9780470016374
Size: 77.76 MB
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Shanghai's illustrious history and phenomenal future is celebrated in this book, which examines the evolution of the city's architecture and urban form in order to contextualise the challenges facing the city today.

China S Spiritual Need And Claims

Author: James Hudson Taylor
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1108014518
Size: 52.38 MB
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A highly successful survey by the founder of the China Inland Mission, revealing the motivations of Victorian Protestant missionaries.

Errand To The World

Author: William R. Hutchison
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226363103
Size: 18.48 MB
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Provides a history of American foreign-mission thought from the colonial period to the present day, exploring the ramifications of a culture's attempts to extend its ideals and technology to another people.

The Hakka Dialect

Author: Mantaro J. Hashimoto
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521200370
Size: 58.79 MB
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Professor Hashimoto describes the the formation, phonology and syntax of the Hakka dialects.

The Politics Of Language In Chinese Education

Author: Elisabeth Kaske
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004163670
Size: 43.52 MB
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Viewing education as the central battleground over the status of language, this book investigates the language policies of various social agents in early 20th century China and offers a comprehensive and fascinating analysis of the ...