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Defenders of Japan Present and Future

Garren Mulloy

in Defenders of Japan: The Post-Imperial Armed Forces 1946-2016, A History

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780197606155
eISBN:
9780197632932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197606155.003.0005
Subject:
History, Military History

Contemporary Japanese defense involves greater integration of civilian and military aspects and interdependence of domestic, regional, and global aspects than in previous periods. This chapter ... More


Who Was That Masked Man?

in Sojourners in a Strange Land: Jesuits and Their Scientific Missions in Late Imperial China

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226355597
eISBN:
9780226355610
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226355610.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The Jesuits who first made the arduous journey to the mission fields of late imperial China lived a wide variety of lives within the mission. But the most enduring guise they assumed in the Middle ... More


Education, Welfare, and Missions

Clive Murray Norris

in The Financing of John Wesley's Methodism c.1740-1800

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780198796411
eISBN:
9780191837692
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198796411.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter examines three other important areas of Wesleyan Methodist activity. Educational activities included the Kingswood boarding school, the payment of educational allowances to preachers’ ... More


The Financing of John Wesley's Methodism c.1740-1800

Clive Murray Norris

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780198796411
eISBN:
9780191837692
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198796411.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This is a ‘business history’ of John Wesley’s Methodist ‘Connexion’, which began small-scale in the late 1730s but by 1800 was a substantial operation, present throughout the British Isles and ... More


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