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Change and Challenge in China

Published by China Inland Mission in London .
Written in English.

About the Book

In this book there are collected a number of articles dealing with different aspects of the work of Protestant Christian missions in China at the end of the first half of the 20th Century. They describe forces that confronted the missionary in China and information that would be of interest to anyone concerned about the progress of the gospel in that country.

First Sentence

No friend of the Chinese can fail to be interested and moved by the momentous happenings now taking place in that ancient civilization.

Table of Contents

1 The Student Movement and the Rise of Nationalism 6
2 The Emancipation of Women 15
3 The Literary Renaissance 20
4 Present Influence of the Old Religions 26
5 Attitude of Chinese Toward Christianity 38
6 Spontaneous Expansion in Tribesland 42
7 Advance Through Literature 53
8 Formidable Fortresses (1) Islam 59
9 Formidable Fortresses (2) Lamaism 72
10 Formidable Fortresses (3) Tribespeople 82
11 Formidable fortresses (4) In China Proper 87
12 As the Chinese See Us: Strategic Weaknesses 91

Edition Notes

Mr Reynolds was a missionary in China with CIM from 1933 to 1951 and has an intimate knowledge of life in that country. He has an unusually sympathetic understanding of the Chinese mind and outlook.

The Physical Object

Format Paperback
Number of pages 99

ID Numbers

Open Library OL23908190M


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