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An intelligent survey of Christianity in China, including both a broad historical outline and a detailed account of twentieth-century developments up to 1987. The book takes a balanced look at fluctuations in church-state relations, and assesses fairly both Christians who have chosen to cooperate with Communist authorities as "patriotic" churches and those which have refused to do so. However, the author's sympathies lie more with the former group, and he regards that they have engaged more ...more