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Hoare, James

Overview
Works: 83 works in 306 publications in 2 languages and 7,733 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Bibliography  Biography  Encyclopedias  Conference papers and proceedings  Sources  Pictorial works  Guidebooks  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Contributor, Collector, Other
Classifications: DS907.18, 951.9
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Most widely held works about James Hoare
 
Most widely held works by James Hoare
Korea by James Hoare( )

45 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

JAMES HOARE spent over thirty years in the British Diplomatic Service, with postings to Seoul and Beijing. His last job was Chargé DʹAffaires in Pyongyang, North Korea, where he established the British Embassy. Since retirement, he has become a regular radio and television commentator on Korea, and he also teaches at the School of Oriental and African Studies, London. He has written numerous books and articles about East Asia, including Embassies in the East: The Story of the British and Their Embassies in China, Japan and Korea from 1859 to the Present (1999), and, with his wife, Susan Pares, North Korea in the 21st Century: An Interpretative Guide (2005)
Conflict in Korea : an encyclopedia by James Hoare( )

10 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains alphabetically arranged entries that provide information about various aspects of the conflict in Korea, from 1945 to the 1990s; covering people, places, events, political parties, treaties and agreements, origins, and the involvement of the superpowers, China, and the United Nations
Korea : an introduction by James Hoare( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical dictionary of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea by James Hoare( Book )

9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Historical Dictionary of Democratic People's Republic of Korea provides a clear and easily understood history of the DPRK, also known as North Korea. It examines the historic roots of the country from the 1800s up to the death of Kim Jong Il. There are factual essays on leaders such as Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il, as well as some of their supporters and opponents, on organizations such as the Korean Worker's Party, the Supreme People's Assembly (parliament), and on the lives and livelihood of the people. Issues such as the DPRK nuclear and missile programs are also explained. This reference includes a detailed chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, an extensive bibliography, and over 300 cross-referenced dictionary entries on important personalities, leading political figures, institutions, economic enterprises, ethnic communities, and cultural features. This book is an excellent access point for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Korea : a historical and cultural dictionary by Keith L Pratt( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This reference work contains approximately 1500 entries covering Korean civilisation from early times to the present day. Subjects covered include politics, history, art, archaeology and literature
Korea 2011 : politics, economy and society by Rüdiger Frank( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Korea 2011: Politics, Economy and Society contains concise overview articles covering domestic developments and the economy in both South and North Korea as well as inter-Korean relations and foreign relations of the two Koreas in 2010. A detailed chronology complements these articles
Korea Yearbook, 1 (2007) [electronic resource] : Politics, Economy and Society by Rüdiger Frank( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with online grassroots journalism and participatory democracy in South Korea, the Lone Star scandal, perceptions of inward direct investment, and the impact of China's economic ascendance
Japan and the graphic : complete record of reported events, 1870-1899 by Terry Bennett( )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Launched in December 1869 in direct competition to The Illustrated London News(ILN). As with the ILN, this complementary one-stop reference volume brings together the complete archive of all reports, features, illustrations and incidental commentaries relating to Japan from the first report of 5 February 1870 to its concluding report on 16 December 1899. This volume of 400 pages includes an 8-page plate section featuring a selection of The Graphic's colour printing relating to Japan and a full cross-referenced Index by J.E. Hoare
North Korea in the 21st century : an interpretive guide by James Hoare( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A primary reference source on North Korea for anyone visiting or researching the country. Special consideration is given to North Korea's foreign policy, the functioning of the administration, the North's relationship with the South, the question of reunification and nuclear issues
A political and economic dictionary of East Asia by James Hoare( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A definitive guide to the economics and politics of East Asia, this title provides clear definitions detailing terms, concepts, names and organizations used in relation to current economic or political affairs in the region. Cross-referenced up-to-date entries define, explain and supply relevant background information on countries, regions, ethnic groups, political parties, international organizations, business, policies and disputes." "Countries covered include: The People's Republic of China (including entries on Hong Kong and Macao), Japan, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Republic of Korea, Mongolia and Taiwan."--Jacket
Beijing by James Hoare( Book )

10 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britain & Japan : biographical portraits( Book )

in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan's treaty ports and foreign settlements : the uninvited guests, 1858-1899 by James Hoare( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Embassies in the East : the story of the British embassies in Japan, China, and Korea from 1859 to the present by James Hoare( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Developed around the theme of the buildings housing the British diplomatic missions in China, Japan and Korea since the middle of the last century, the author vividly tells the story of the life and times of those who were responsible for their establishment, rebuilding or renovation - depending on the vicissitudes of history and the climate - from the first 'temple' home in Tokyo, the near-destruction of the Beijing buildings during the Boxer uprising and the great earthquake in Tokyo in 1923, to the impact of war and the various changes following calls for 'modernization'." "In a wider context, this book also illuminates the key events and people shaping the British view of East Asia, as well as offering valuable and hitherto unpublished, biographical details of many of the key 'dramatis personae', including Sir Harry Parkes, Sir Ernest Satow and Sir Charles Eliot."--Jacket
Historical dictionary of the Republic of Korea by James Hoare( Book )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This third edition of Historical Dictionary of the Republic of Korea contains a chronology, an introduction, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has more than 500 cross-referenced entries on important personalities as well as aspects of the country's politics, economy, foreign relations, religion, and culture. The book is an excellent reference for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about the Republic of Korea"--
British envoys in Japan, 1859-1972 by Hugh Cortazzi( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan and the Illustrated London news : complete record of reported events, 1853-1899( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume presents the complete 'London Illustrated News' coverage, including illustrations, of Japan's critical first half century following its opening to the West. A 'key events' introduction highlights selected entries of particular historical importance
Korea : the past and the present : selected papers from the British Association for Korean studies by Susan Pares( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents nine sets of Papers in the period 1991-2004 on the outcome of conferences, study days and workshops. The themes of Korea past and Korea present were selected to give the editors and BAKS council the choice of options in terms of scholarship, subject matter and interest
The simple guide to customs and etiquette in Korea by James Hoare( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic guide to the way of life in modern-day Korea, designed to help visitors enjoy the country and the company of the Koreans
Korea yearbook( )

11 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"South Korea-oriented articles in the 2007 yearbook deal with online grassroots journalism and participatory democracy, the Lone Star scandal, changing perceptions of inward direct investment, the impact of China's economic ascendance, modern cityscape and mass housing production, new ancestral shrines, and the political economy of patriotism. Additional articles highlight lessons of negotiations with North Korea, the plight of North Koreans in China, and Korea-China border issues."--Page 4 of cover
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Conflict in Korea : an encyclopedia
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Conflict in Korea : an encyclopediaKorea : a historical and cultural dictionaryNorth Korea in the 21st century : an interpretive guideA political and economic dictionary of East AsiaBeijingBritain & Japan : biographical portraitsJapan's treaty ports and foreign settlements : the uninvited guests, 1858-1899Embassies in the East : the story of the British embassies in Japan, China, and Korea from 1859 to the present
Alternative Names
Hoare, J.E.

Hoare, J.E. 1943-

Hoare, J. E. 1943- (James Edward)

Hoare, J. E. (James Edward)

Hoare, J. E. (James Edward), 1943-

Hoare, James

Hoare, James 1943-

Hoare, James E. 1943-

Hoare James Edward

Hoare, James Edward 1943-

Hoare, Jim

Hoare, Jim 1943-

James Hoare British orientalist

James Hoare Brits diplomaat

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English (203)

Dutch (1)