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The quest of Chinese Christian women

Yan Jin

The quest of Chinese Christian women

toward a Chinese feminist liberation theology

by Yan Jin

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by National Library of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Feminism and Christianity.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Yan Jin.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 microfiches.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14791048M
    ISBN 100315848685
    OCLC/WorldCa31777533

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