The Chinese Work—Study Movement in France

  title={The Chinese Work—Study Movement in France},
  author={Paul J. Bailey},
  journal={The China Quarterly},
  pages={441 - 461}
In 1920 Wang Guangqi(1892–1936), a founder member of the Young China Association (Shaonian Zhongguo Xuehui) in 1918, wrote that in the past few years a clear division had arisen among Chinese overseas students. Those studying in the United States, having been influenced by the philosophy of “worshipping money” (baijin zhuyi) wanted to build a “capitalist” China on the American model when they returned. The work-study students in France, however, were concerned with practical training and… 

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are based, is well chosen. The book is well organized, balanced, easy to follow, smooth reading, and entirely free from the sentimentalism of an ordinary Ph.D. thesis. No important problem is left