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Author Li, Ji (Historian), 1976-

Title God's little daughters : Catholic women in nineteenth-century Manchuria / Ji Li
Published Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 218 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Preface : Discovering the Du letters -- Acknowledgments -- Christianity, gender, and literacy in Northeast China -- Religion, women, and writing in rural China -- Religious knowledge and behavior -- Establishing faith in local society -- Institutionalization and indigenization -- Faith, gender, and a new female literacy in modern China -- Epilogue : Meeting the Du descendants -- Appendix : MEP missionaries and indigenous priests
Notes Outgrowth of the author's thesis (Ph. D.--University of Michigan, 2009) under title: Becoming faithful : Christianity, literacy, and female consciousness in Northeast China, 1830-1930
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Catholic Church -- Missions -- China -- Manchuria -- History.
Catholic Church -- China -- Manchuria
Missions étrangères de Paris.
Missions -- China -- Manchuria -- History.
Manchuria (China) -- Church history.
Genre/Form Church history.
Form Electronic book
Author Modern Language Initiative.
ISBN 0295806036 (electronic bk)
9780295806037 (electronic bk)