American Women Missionaries at Kobe College, 1873-1909 / Edition 1

American Women Missionaries at Kobe College, 1873-1909 / Edition 1

by Noriko Kawamura Ishii, Kawamura Ishii Kawamura Ishii
     
 

This study examines one aspect of American women's professionalization and the implications of the cross-cultural dialogue between American woman missionaries and Japanese students and supporters at Kobe College between 1873 and 1909.See more details below

Overview

This study examines one aspect of American women's professionalization and the implications of the cross-cultural dialogue between American woman missionaries and Japanese students and supporters at Kobe College between 1873 and 1909.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415947909
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/20/2004
Series:
East Asia: History, Politics, Sociology and Culture Series
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
A Note on Japanese Names
List of Tables
Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2American Women at Home: The Women's Board of Missions of the Interior and American Women Missionaries to Japan19
Ch. 3Missionary Work Launched: Kobe Home to Kobe Girls' School, 1873-188269
Ch. 4Missionary Aspiration for Higher Education: College-educated Missionaries' Struggle in Modernizing Japan, 1883-1909109
Ch. 5Japanese Women's Identity and Kobe College145
Epilogue: The Dissolution of Women's Authority: Kobe College, 1910-1927171
Appendix187
Notes195
Bibliography237
Index257

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