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Reshaping the boundaries : the Christian intersection of China and the West in the Modern Era
AuthorSong Gang 宋剛
Pub. LocationHong Kong 香港PublisherHong Kong University Press
Date2016Phys. Desc.130 p. ; 24 cm.
LocationHallway CasesCall NumberBR1285.S764 2016
Reshaping the boundaries : the Christian intersection of China and the West in the Modern Era / edited by Song Gang.
Includes bilbiographical references and index.

Boundary-crossing words, beliefs, and experiences: late Imperical China’s encounter with the modern West / Song Gang.
1. “Sinarum gentes …. omnium sollertissimae”: encounter between the Middle Kingdom and the Low Countries, 1602-92 / Thijs Weststeijn.
2. Russian-Chinese cultural exchanges in the early modern period: missionaries, sinologists, and artists / Nikolay Samoylov.
3. The wind Qin: hearing and reading Chinese reactions to the pipe organ / David Francis Urrows.
4. “Supreme Nation”: the British image in Karl Gützlaff’s novels Shifei lüelun 是非畧論 and Dayingguo tongzhi 大英國統治 / John T. P. Lai.
5. “Sacred Heart” and the appropriation of Catholic faith in nineteenth-century China / Ji Li.
6. Local magistrates and foreign mendicants: Chinese views of Shanxi’s Franciscan Mission during the late Qing / Anthony E. Clark.
7. A religious rhetoric of competing modernities: Christian print culture in late Qing China / Melissa Wei-Tsing Inouye.

Missions--China--History--Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Belgium--Relations--China--17th century
Netherlands--Relations--China--17th century
Organ (Musical instrument)--China--History
Franciscans--Missions--China--Shanxi--History--Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #19013