By Xiaoxin Wu, Wu Xiaoxin
Now revised and up to date to include a number of new fabrics, this can be the foremost resource for getting to know American Christian job in China, in particular that of missions and missionaries. It presents a radical creation and advisor to basic and secondary resources on Christian firms and members in China which are preserved in 1000s of libraries, data, ancient societies, headquarters of non secular orders, and different repositories within the usa. It comprises information from the beginnings of Christianity in China within the early 8th century via 1952, while American missionary job in China nearly ceased. For this re-creation, the institutional base has shifted from the Princeton Theological Seminary (Protestant) to the Ricci Institute for Chinese-Western Cultural family on the college of San Francisco (Jesuit), reflecting the ecumenical nature of this enormous venture.
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When the guides for the United States, Canada, all of Europe, and China are completed, microform reproduction of all the documents located by the guides would enable access to materials related to Christianity in China in a few strategic centers, facilitating and enhancing all scholarship related to China. Microfilming such a vast collection of documents in so many parts of the world may seem like an undertaking too large and too expensive to be realized. However, the technology of electronic record preservation is progressing so rapidly that what seems impossible today may be routine within a few years.
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