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The gospel of gentility : American women missionaries in turn-of-the-century China
AuthorHunter, Jane
Pub. LocationNew HavenPublisherYale University Press
Date1984Phys. Desc.xxi, 318 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
LocationAdmin. OfficeCall NumberBV3415.2.H86 1984
The gospel of gentility : American women missionaries in turn-of-the-century China / Jane Hunter.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-307) and index.
[Library copy extensive underlining in text].

Contents: Chinese reform, American mission, and "woman's work" -- Commitment -- Single women and mission community -- Married women and missionary vocation -- Domestic empire -- Imperial evangelism -- Chinese women and Christian identity -- Afterword: Amazons in Cathay.
Also held at Gleeson Library.

Subject(s)Women missionaries--China
Women missionaries--China--Biography
Women missionaries--United States--Biography
Missions, American--China--History--19th century
Missions, American--China--History--20th century
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute [AEC]Rec. #19224
ISBN0300028784 ; 9780300028782LCCN83016668OCLC9826584