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Making Local China
Language: en
Pages: 319
Authors: Xue Li
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: LIT Verlag Münster

This book presents a case study on the city of Yangzhou in China from 1853 to 1928. During this time, the local society of Yangzhou experienced profound changes towards modernization, when the nation-state of China gradually took shape at the local level. "Yangzhou under the Qing" was transformed into "Yangzhou
The Search for a Vanishing Beijing
Language: en
Pages: 422
Authors: M.A. Aldrich
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-03-01 - Publisher: Hong Kong University Press

"The Search for a Vanishing Beijing weaves the genres of travel essays and travel guides into a comprehensive narrative about the cultural mosaic of the capital of China.
Zhang Yijing (1871–1931) and the Search for a Chinese Christian Identity
Language: en
Pages: 442
Authors: Jue Wang (王珏)
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-06 - Publisher: Langham Monographs

Can Christian identity and national identity be reconciled? For Christians in China, this question is particularly fraught. While Sinicization offers the indigenous church one path forward, it fails to provide a tenable solution for believers unwilling to submit their love of God under love of country. Dr. Jue Wang explores
After Imperialism
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Richard R Cook, David W Pao
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-26 - Publisher: ISD LLC

Is the Church merely a Western institution? Where does Christianity fit in with Chinese identity? Does Chinese Evangelism detract from Chinese culture? This collection of essays addresses Christian Evangelism within a historical context to China's diverse character, and explores prejudices and reactions to the evangelical movement throughout China. The contributors
The Search for Peace in Vietnam, 1964-1968
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Lloyd C. Gardner, Ted Gittinger
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-12-10 - Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

The Search for Peace in Vietnam, 1964-1968, the newest edition in the Texas A&M University Press Series on Foreign Relations and the Presidency, is a collection of essays that analyze the Vietnam War in terms of its significance to the global arena. Under the guidance of editors Lloyd C. Gardner