Effects Of Missionaries On The Han Chinese Population.docx

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college, and university, to comprise formal education. Literacy programs were also added to enlighten the local populations. Missionaries persuaded the Han Chinese local governments for fundamental education reforms in china to include science, engineering, and technology courses in the Han Chinese education and curriculum which replaced the traditional education system (the Confucius education system) which did not offer any scientific or technical skills to the learners. Many Christian elementary and middle schools, as well as universities, were started to provide the new education system introduced by the missionaries, most of which have become china's most prestigious learning centers. Christian missionaries also heavily impacted on the Chinese economy. Today, China is the world's leading producer and publisher of the bible. Many printing companies were set up across China to increase the supply of scriptures to the rising Christian population, and this has 3 Entenmann, " A Mission Without Missionaries," 101 .
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4 turned to an essential foreign exchange earner to the Han Chinese government 4 . The Amity Printing Company, based in China, is famously known for printing bibles and other Christian books, journals, and magazines in diverse languages for local and international markets. Between 2013 and 2016, the Chinese nongovernmental company had produced 150 million bibles. Christianity and missionary activities also influenced Han Chinese medicine and the overall perception and understanding of diseases and human health. The missionaries introduced new synthetically manufactured medicine which replaced the traditional drugs used by the indigenous Han Chinese population. Christian missionaries established most of china's famous health centers and medical institutions.
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