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Journey to the East : the Jesuit mission to China, 1579-1724
AuthorBrockey, Liam Matthew
Pub. LocationCambridge, MAPublisherBelknap Press of Harvard University Press
Date2007Phys. Desc.xii, 496 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
LocationDigital Archives, and Hallway CasesCall NumberBV3417.B76 2007
Journey to the East : the Jesuit mission to China, 1579-1724 / Liam Matthew Brockey.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [427]-477) and index.
Preface -- Note on translations and orthography -- Introduction -- PART I. CHARTING THE COURSE. An uneasy foothold -- In the shadow of greatness -- Witnesses to Armageddon -- The problem of success -- Between tolerance and the intolerable -- PART II. BUILDING THE CHURCH. In the Apostles' classroom -- Learning the language of birds -- The business of conversion -- A good method and order -- Brothers of passion and mercy -- Conclusion -- Bibliographic note -- Notes -- Illustration credits -- Index.
Dig.ed. local access only [Brockey - Journey to the East.pdf]
Subject(s)Jesuits--Missions--China--16th-18th centuries
China--Church history--16th-17th centuries
China--Church history--18th century
Missionaries--Training of--History--16th-18th centuries
Jesuits--Missions--China--History--17th-18th centuries--Views on Chinese rites
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #6669
ISBN0674024486LCCN2006049695OCLC71126907