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Canadian missionaries and Chinese rural society

Peter MacVicar Mitchell

Canadian missionaries and Chinese rural society

North Henan in the 1930"s

by Peter MacVicar Mitchell

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Published by University of Toronto-York University Joint Centre for Asia Pacific Studies in North York, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Missions, Canadian -- China -- Henan Sheng,
  • Missionaries -- China -- Henan Sheng,
  • Rural development -- China -- Henan Sheng,
  • Henan Sheng (China) -- Rural conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementPeter M. Mitchell.
    SeriesWorking paper series -- no. 56., Canada and the Pacific -- no. 56.
    ContributionsJoint Centre for Asia Pacific Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV3420.H6 M58 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination43 p. ;
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17208873M
    ISBN 100921309856
    OCLC/WorldCa29446852

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      Prosperity's Predicament will be of interest to many world historians. * H-Net: Humanities and Social Science Reviews Online * The publication of this ethnographic material sheds precious light on an almost vanished world. Over seventy years ago, the daughter of Canadian missionaries was sent to study a village in rural Sichuan. China and Postsocialist Anthropology applies lessons learned from socialist governance, especially in China, to the realm of social theory. Socialist governance explicitly draws on various aspects of Marxist theory and thus directly illuminates issues as varied as theorizing power, imagining the relationship between continuity and discontinuity in historical process, utilizing the category of.


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