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Hoare, James

Overview
Works: 91 works in 277 publications in 3 languages and 7,574 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Bibliography  Biography  Encyclopedias  Conference papers and proceedings  Sources  Pictorial works  Handbooks and manuals  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Contributor, Other
Classifications: DS907.18, 951.9003
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Most widely held works about James Hoare
 
Most widely held works by James Hoare
Korea by James Hoare( Book )

37 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 726 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( Book )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 664 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 )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical dictionary of the Republic of Korea by Andrew C Nahm( Book )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Table of contents also available via World Wide Web
Korea : a historical and cultural dictionary by Keith L Pratt( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 365 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
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 234 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 )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 224 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 )

8 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 212 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
Britain & Japan : biographical portraits( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 201 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 183 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 )

7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 169 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
British envoys in Japan, 1859-1972 by Hugh Cortazzi( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The simple guide to customs and etiquette in Korea by James Hoare( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 106 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 )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 106 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
Simple guide to Korea : customs & etiquette by James Hoare( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Korea : the past and the present : selected papers from the British Association for Korean studies( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan and the graphic : complete record of reported events, 1870-1899 by Terry Bennett( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Korea yearbook : politics, economy, and society( Book )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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
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 0 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
 
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Conflict in Korea : an encyclopedia
Alternative Names
Hoare, J. E.

Hoare, J.E. 1943-

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

Languages
English (159)

Spanish (1)

Dutch (1)

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Conflict in Korea : an encyclopediaHistorical dictionary of the Republic of KoreaKorea : 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, 1858-1899