31 relations: Bazhong, Beijing, Beta Theta Pi, Chinese Labour Corps, Ding Xian Experiment, Dingzhou, Hebei, Hu Shih, Hunan, International Institute of Rural Reconstruction, John Hersey, Liang Qichao, Liang Shuming, Mao Zedong, New Rural Reconstruction Movement, New York City, OMF International, Pearl S. Buck, Philippine Rural Reconstruction Movement, Princeton University, Rural Reconstruction Movement, Sichuan, Sino-American Joint Commission on Rural Reconstruction, Tao Xingzhi, The Call (novel), University of Hong Kong, Washington, D.C., World War I, WorldCat, Yale University, YMCA.
Bazhong is a prefecture-level city in north-eastern Sichuan province, People's Republic of China.
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Beijing, formerly Peking, is the capital of the People's Republic of China and one of the most populous cities in the world.
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Beta Theta Pi (ΒΘΠ also "Beta") is a North American social fraternity that was founded in 1839 at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.
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The Chinese Labour Corps (CLC; Corps de Travailleurs Chinois) was a force of workers recruited by the British government in World War I to free troops for front line duty by performing support work and manual labour.
The Ding Xian Experiment during the Republican period of Chinese history was a project in Rural Reconstruction sponsored by James Yen's Mass Education Movement (MEM) 中华平民教育促进会 in Ding Xian (Ding County), Hebei, some 200 miles south of Beijing.
Dingzhou, formerly Dingxian (Chinese Postal Map Romanization: Tingsien) is a county-level city with sub-prefecture-level city status, located under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Baoding in the southwest of Hebei Province in northern China, about halfway between Baoding and Shijiazhuang.
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Hebei (Postal map spelling: Hopeh) is a province of China in the North China region.
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Hu Shih (17 December 1891 – 24 February 1962), was a Chinese philosopher, essayist and diplomat.
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Hunan (Hunanese, Shuangfeng dialect) is a province of the People's Republic of China, located in the south-central part of the country to the south of the middle reaches of the Yangtze River and south of Lake Dongting (hence the name Hunan, which means "south of the lake").
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The International Institute of Rural Reconstruction or IIRR is a rural development organization which has over half a century of participatory, integrated and people-centered development in the continents of Asia, Africa, and Latin America.
John Richard Hersey (June 17, 1914 – March 24, 1993) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American writer and journalist considered one of the earliest practitioners of the so-called New Journalism, in which storytelling techniques of fiction are adapted to non-fiction reportage.
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Liang Qichao (February 23, 1873 – January 19, 1929), courtesy name Zhuoru, pseudonym Rengong, was a Chinese scholar, journalist, philosopher and reformist who lived during the late Qing dynasty and early Republic.
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Liang Shuming (Wade-Giles Liang Shu-ming; sometimes Liang Sou-ming), October 18, 1893 – June 23, 1988), born Liang Huanding (梁焕鼎), courtesy name Shouming (壽銘), was a philosopher, teacher, and leader in the Rural Reconstruction Movement in the late Qing dynasty and early Republican eras of Chinese history.
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Mao Zedong, also transliterated as Mao Tse-tung and commonly referred to as Chairman Mao (December 26, 1893September 9, 1976), was a Chinese Communist revolutionary and the founding father of the People's Republic of China, which he governed as Chairman of the Communist Party of China from its establishment in 1949 until his death in 1976.
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New Rural Reconstruction (NRR) is an intellectual current and social movement initiated by Wen Tiejun and other activists to address the crisis they saw in the Chinese countryside at the start of the 21st century.
New York – often called New York City or the City of New York to distinguish it from the State of New York, of which it is a part – is the most populous city in the United States and the center of the New York metropolitan area, the premier gateway for legal immigration to the United States and one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world.
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OMF International (formerly Overseas Missionary Fellowship and before 1964 the China Inland Mission) is an international and interdenominational Protestant Christian missionary society with an international centre in Singapore.
Pearl Sydenstricker Buck (June 26, 1892 – March 6, 1973), also known by her Chinese name Sai Zhenzhu, was an American writer and novelist.
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The Philippine Rural Reconstruction Movement, abbreviated as PRRM, is a non-governmental organization and institution formed in 1952 in order to assist the poor members of society in the Philippines.
Princeton University is a private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States.
The Rural Reconstruction Movement was started in China in the 1920s by Y.C. James Yen, Liang Shuming and others to revive the Chinese village.
Sichuan (formerly Szechwan or Szechuan) is a province in southwest China.
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Sino-American Joint Commission on Rural Reconstruction (JCRR) is a commission established in 1948 in mainland China.
Tao Xingzhi (1891–1946), was a renowned 20th-century Chinese educator and reformer.
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The Call is a novel published in 1985 by the American writer John Hersey.
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The University of Hong Kong (often abbreviated as HKU, informally known as Hong Kong University) is a public research university located in Pokfulam, Hong Kong, founded in 1911 during the British Colonial era.
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States.
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World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.
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WorldCat is a union catalog that itemizes the collections of 72,000 libraries in 170 countries and territories that participate in the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) global cooperative.
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Yale University is a private Ivy League research university in New Haven, Connecticut.
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The Young Men's Christian Association (commonly known as YMCA or simply the Y) is a worldwide organization based in Geneva, Switzerland with more than 57 million beneficiaries from 125 national associations.
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