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Author Brouwer, Ruth Compton, 1941-

Title Modern women modernizing men : the changing missions of three professional women in Asia and Africa, 1902-69 / Ruth Compton Brouwer.

Published Vancouver : UBC Press, 2002.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  266.02371 BROU    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 198 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references ([178]-179) and index.
Contents 1 "A Life Lived and Not a Message Delivered": Challenge and Change in Interwar Missions 11 -- 2 "Colleagues and Eventually Successors": Dr. Chone Oliver and the Struggle to Establish a Christian Medical College in Late Colonial India 34 -- 3 Triumph of "Standards" over "Sisterhood": Florence Murray's Approach to the Practice and Teaching of Western Medicine in Korea, 1921-69 66 -- 4 Books for Africa: Margaret Wrong and the Gendering of African Literature, 1929-63 96 -- 5 Women in a Transitional Era: Links and Legacies 120.
Subject Oliver, Belle Choné, 1875-1947.
Murray, Florence J., 1894-1975.
Wrong, Margaret.
Women missionaries -- Canada -- Biography.
Women missionaries -- Asia -- Biography.
Women missionaries -- Africa -- Biography.
ISBN 0774809523 (bound) $85.00