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Christianity in the People"s Republic of China

G. Thompson Brown

Christianity in the People"s Republic of China

by G. Thompson Brown

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Published by John Knox Press in Atlanta .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Church history -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementG. Thompson Brown.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR1288 .B76 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 248 p. :
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2740650M
      ISBN 100804214859
      LC Control Number86045554

      The Republic of China (ROC) was a sovereign state based in mainland China between and , prior to the nationalist government's relocation to the island of was established on 1 January after the Xinhai Revolution, which overthrew the Qing dynasty, the last imperial dynasty of Republic's first president, Sun Yat-sen, served only briefly before handing over the Capital: Peking (–), Nanking (–), . "Focusing on the development of statistics in the s, Making It Count is an uncommon contribution to the history of the People’s Republic of China. Drawing from documents, letters, institutional archives, memoirs, oral histories, and newspaper reports, this is essential reading for students of history, sociology, economics, and politics, as well as scholars and policymakers."—Wang Hui.

      The People's Republic of China is a socialist republic ruled by a single party, the Communist Party of China. Power in the People's Republic is divided between the National People's Congress (NPC), the President, and the State : Kallie Szczepanski.   In , when China became Asia’s first republic, it had an electorate of 40 million people, or 10 percent of the population, a level of popular .

      Formation of the People’s Republic of China. Nevertheless, when the communists did take power in China, both Mao and Stalin had to make the best of the December Mao, now chairman of the People’s Republic of China—which he had proclaimed on October 1—traveled to Moscow, where, after two months of arduous negotiations, he succeeded in persuading Stalin to sign a treaty. A dust plume arose over China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region and on 9 April , began its eastward journey over the Sea of Japan. New research shows that dust accounts for most of the 64 million tons of foreign aerosol imports that arrive in the air over North America each year.


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This second volume on Christianity in China covers the period from onwards up to the present, divided into three main periods, and dealing with the complexities of both Catholic and Protestant aspects. Also Christianity in the Peoples Republic of China book this volume the reader will be guided to and through the Chinese and Western primary and secondary sources by carefully selected major scholars in the field.

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In discussing the viability of "New Democracy," the book will provoke debate about how and under what circumstances the transition to socialism : Jeremy Brown. The establishment of the People’s Republic of China in resulted in wide-scale religious repression in mainland China.

In keeping with its Marxist roots, the CCP declared itself atheist. Even the ruler, Jiang Zhongzheng was a Christian. Inafter the founding of the People's Republic of China, the development of Christianity witnessed a series of twists and turns, and finally continued to spread rapidly.

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The non-communist Republic of China with its capital in Taipei has governed Taiwan and other offshore islands. China (Chinese: 中国; pinyin: Zhōngguó), officially the People's Republic of China (PRC; Chinese: 中 华 人 民 共 和 国; pinyin: Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghéguó), is a country in East is the world's most populous country, with a population of around billion in Covering approximately million square kilometres ( million mi 2), it is the world's third or Capital: Beijing, 39°55′N °23′E /.

The People's Republic of China (PRC) (simplified Chinese: 中华人民共和国; traditional Chinese: 中華人民共和國) is a one-party state in East Asia governed by the Communist Party of was founded on 21 September It currently has more than billion people (as of ), which is more than any other country in the world.

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To prepare for this day, the panel commissioned and reviewed a number of studies of China’s interpretation and application of international law.

Christians, infleeing their homes in the Ottoman Empire. In the s and s the Armenian, Greek, and the Assyrian genocides occurred. The persecution of Christians can be historically traced from the first century of the Christian era to the present day. The People's Republic of China was founded in after the Communist Party defeated the nationalist Kuomintang, who retreated to Taiwan, creating two rival Chinese states - the People's Republic.The term Two Chinas refers to the current geopolitical situation of two political entities each calling itself "China".

People's Republic of China (PRC), commonly known as "China", established incontrolling mainland China and two special administrative regions, Hong Kong and Macau. Republic of China (ROC), now commonly known as "Taiwan" but originally as "China" when it controlled Simplified Chinese: 两个中国.China - China - Establishment of the People’s Republic: The communist victory in brought to power a peasant party that had learned its techniques in the countryside but had adopted Marxist ideology and believed in class struggle and rapid industrial development.

Extensive experience in running base areas and waging war before had given the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) deeply.