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By Daniel Bays,Widmer

ISBN-10: 0804759480

ISBN-13: 9780804759489

ISBN-10: 0804759499

ISBN-13: 9780804759496

China's Christian Colleges explores the cross-cultural dynamics that existed at the campuses of the Protestant Christian schools in China throughout the first 1/2 the 20 th century. targeting two-way cultural affects instead of on missionary efforts or Christianization, those campuses, such a lot of which have been American-supported and had a especially American style, have been laboratories or incubators of mutual cultural interplay that has been very infrequent in glossy chinese language background. during this Sino-foreign cultural territory, the collaborative academic activity among Westerners and chinese language created a hugely strange measure of cultural hybridity in a few americans and chinese language. The 13 essays of the publication supply concrete examples of why even at the present time, greater than a half-century after the universities have been taken over through the country, long-lasting cultural result of existence within the faculties remain.

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