Articles in this Issue
From Hallowed to Hollow
Editor's Note: This editorial originally appeared in "Christians and Education in China" (CS Quarterly, 2011 Summer).
China's history and culture are key factors that help create the environment for education in the country.
Can alternative education work in China? What are the misconceptions and challenges?
Geography, economics and access all contribute to creating inequality in Chinese education.
View From the Wall
What does the educational system lack to nurture healthy people and a healthy society?
Governing Educational Desire: Culture, Politics, and Schooling in China by Andrew Kipnis. University of Chicago Press (Chicago: 2011), 174 pp. ISBN 13:978-0-226-43755-2; $27.50.
Reviewed by Lisa Nagle
Chinese families have a deep cultural desire for education.
A White Paper
A white paper entitled "Teacher Education in China: A Context Study" is available.
Brent Fulton is the founder of ChinaSource. Dr. Fulton served as the first president of ChinaSource until 2019. Prior to his service with ChinaSource, he served from 1995 to 2000 as the managing director of the Institute for Chinese Studies at Wheaton College. From 1987 to 1995 he served as founding …View Full Bio