ChinaSource Quarterlies

Christians and Education in China

Vol. 13, No. 2


Articles in this Issue

Editorials

Chinese Education

From Hallowed to Hollow

Editor's Note: This editorial originally appeared in "Christians and Education in China" (CS Quarterly, 2011 Summer).

Lead Article

History and Culture in China’s Education

China's history and culture are key factors that help create the environment for education in the country.

Supporting Article

The Alternative Education Movement in China and Its Challenges

Can alternative education work in China? What are the misconceptions and challenges?

Supporting Article

The Challenge of Inequality in Chinese Education

Geography, economics and access all contribute to creating inequality in Chinese education.

View From the Wall

The Missing Goal and the Absence of Freedom

What does the educational system lack to nurture healthy people and a healthy society?

Book Reviews

Glorification of Educational Success

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.

Resource Corner

Teacher Education in China

A White Paper

A white paper entitled "Teacher Education in China: A Context Study" is available.

Brent Fulton

Brent Fulton

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