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8 edition of Rural China today found in the catalog.

Rural China today

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Published by Longman in London, New York .
Written in English

  • China,
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Rural development -- China,
    • Regional planning -- China,
    • China -- Rural conditions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFrank Leeming.
      LC ClassificationsHN740.Z9 C64 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 201 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages201
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3182902M
      ISBN 100582301440
      LC Control Number83025617

        Public Bibles in rural China. Now more than ever, some local governments are allowing this legal passage of Bibles throughout the country. So, Bibles for China purchases Mandarin Bibles from the Amity Printing Press in China to provide God’s Word throughout the country. Each Bible is purchased for just five U.S. dollars.   Churches Sprout In Rural China: Government censors banned the book, but society now widely uses the term to describe the way things really work in China today. An examination of the daily grind of living with pollution in rural China and of the varying forms of activism that develop in response. Publisher's Note: Resigned Activism is not available from the MIT Press at this time. The author wishes to revise the book to reflect accurately and appropriately the contributions of her collaborators, and her revisions currently are in the process of review.

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