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The Resource Crusaders Against Opium : Protestant Missionaries in China, 1874-1917

Crusaders Against Opium : Protestant Missionaries in China, 1874-1917

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Crusaders Against Opium : Protestant Missionaries in China, 1874-1917
Title
Crusaders Against Opium
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Protestant Missionaries in China, 1874-1917
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Language
eng
Summary
Opium addiction in China during the closing decades of the Ch'ing dynasty afflicted all segments of society. From government officials to farmers, the population fell prey to the effects of the drug. Some provinces reported addiction rates as high as eighty percent. With the birth of Chinese nationalism, reformers -- missionaries who had witnessed the effects of opium on Chinese society, students who had studied abroad and returned to their native land with broader perspectives, families who had lost all through the addiction of a loved one, doctors who had firsthand knowledge that opium use le
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Crusaders Against Opium : Protestant Missionaries in China, 1874-1917
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Crusaders Against Opium : Protestant Missionaries in China, 1874-1917
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt130j37n
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; ONE: Opium in China in the Late Nineteenth Century; TWO: Missionaries Organize to Oppose Opium; THREE: The Pro-Opium Forces and Government Investigations; FOUR: The Anti-Opium Lobby Comes of Age; FIVE: Success and Failures of Opium Suppression; Conclusion; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
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1 online resource (233 pages)
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9780813149684
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remote

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