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Hoare, James

Overview
Works: 78 works in 235 publications in 3 languages and 7,338 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Bibliography  Biography  Encyclopedias  Sources  Pictorial works  Conference proceedings  Guidebooks  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: DS907.18, 951.904
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Most widely held works about James Hoare
 
Most widely held works by James Hoare
Korea by James Hoare( )
39 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,384 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( )
7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This encyclopaedia covers all aspects of the conflict in Korea, principally 1945 to the late-1990s. A substantial number of the entries deal with the war itself, but full attention is also paid to developments since the ceasefire of July 1953.; Subjects include the Korean Airlines bombing of 1987 when a South Korean airliner was destroyed over the sea near Burma, allegedly by a bomb planted by North Korean agents, and the incidents in September 1996 and June 1998 when a North Korean submarine was detected off the South Korean coast.; Other entries include abductions, assassinations, the "axe murders" of 1976, border incidents along the 38th parallel, defections, the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), espionage, family reunions, food shortages, and the treatment of the conflict in literature and film
Historical dictionary of the Republic of Korea by Andrew C Nahm( Book )
8 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Korea : a historical and cultural dictionary by Keith L Pratt( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 355 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
Politics, economy and society ( )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 250 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."--P. [4] of cover
Historical dictionary of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea by James Hoare( Book )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 245 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 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
North Korea in the 21st century : an interpretive guide by James Hoare( Book )
7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 231 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 )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 221 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."--BOOK JACKET
Beijing by James Hoare( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Britain & Japan : biographical portraits ( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Japan's treaty ports and foreign settlements : the uninvited guests, 1858-1899 by James Hoare( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 176 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 )
5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 163 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
Japan and the graphic complete record of reported events, 1870-1899 by Terry Bennett( )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The simple guide to customs and etiquette in Korea by James Hoare( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 110 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
Japan and the Illustrated London news : complete record of reported events, 1853-1899 ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 107 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 ( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple guide to Korea : customs & etiquette by James Hoare( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Korea Selected Papers From the British Association for Korean Studies Baks Papers Series, 1991-2005 by Susan Pares( )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Established in 1982, the British Association for Korean Studies has published nine sets of Papers from 1991 to 2005, the outcome of conferences, study days, workshops. The themes of Korea past and Korea present were selected to give the editors and BAKS council the widest choice of options in terms of scholarship, subject matter, interest
Customs & etiquette of Korea by James Hoare( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Britain & Japan : biographical portraits, volume III ( Book )
9 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hoare, J. E.
Hoare, J.E. 1943-
Hoare, J. E. (James Edward)
Hoare, J. E. (James Edward), 1943-
Hoare, James
Hoare, James E. 1943-
Hoare James Edward
Hoare, James Edward 1943-
Hoare, Jim
Hoare, Jim 1943-
Languages
English (150)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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