Kenneth Scott Latourette
b. August 6, 1884 – d. December 26, 1968 • Historian
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Latourette, Kenneth Scott
Latourette, Kenneth Scott (1884–1968). North American Baptist, possibly the most important historian of missions in the twentieth century. He studied at Yale University and worked in the Yale-in-China program in Changsha, China, where he taught for two years after completing his doctoral studies. His
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Latourette, Kenneth Scott
Latourette, Kenneth Scott (1884–1968)Church historianBorn in Oregon City, Oregon, Latourette was educated at Linfield College and Yale University. He received a Ph.D. from Yale in 1909. He served as a faculty member of Yale-in-China until illness forced him to return to the United States in 1912. After