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Sources of Korean tradition Vol. 2 From the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries

Author: Yŏng-ho Ch'oe; William Theodore De Bary; Martina Deuchler; Peter Hacksoo Lee
Publisher: New York Columbia Univ. Press 2000
Series: Introduction to Asian civilizations
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This collection of seminal primary readings in the social, intellectual, and religious traditions of Korea from the sixteenth century to the present day lays the groundwork for understanding Korean  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yŏng-ho Ch'oe; William Theodore De Bary; Martina Deuchler; Peter Hacksoo Lee
ISBN: 0231120303 9780231120302 0231120311 9780231120319
OCLC Number: 248562016
Description: XX, 487 S.
Contents: 4. Middle and Late ChosonIntroduction20: Politics21: EducationLocal EducationWomen's EducationFamily InstructionsEtiquette and Household Management22: Reform ProposalsLand ReformCurrency and a Growing Market EconomyTechnology23: The Encounter with the WestThe Western CalendarCriticism of CatholicismThe Persecution of Catholicism24: SocietyCommunity CompactsSlaverySecondary SonsInheritance PracticesGovernment CorruptionPopular Unrest25: Culture and National IdentityNew Perspectives on HistoryLiterature, Music, and Song26: Neo-Confucian PhilosophyThe Horak ControversyThe Continuing Debate Over Principle and Material ForceWang Yang-ming in Korea5. The Modern PeriodIntroduction27: Domestic Disquiet and Foreign ThreatsInternal Reforms Under the TaewongunWestern Incursions28: Negative Responses to Western CivilizationThe Emergence of the Tonghak ReligionThe Defense of Confucian Orthodoxy29: Development of Enlightenment ThoughtLearning from the WestLeaders of the 1884 Coup30: The Tonghak Uprisings and the Kabo ReformsThe 1894 UprisingsReforms from Above, 1894--189531: The Independence Club and the People's AssemblyThe Independent and the Independence ClubDemands for Democratic Reform32: Patriotic MovementsThe Righteous Army MovementThe Patriotic Enlightenment MovementEstablishing Relations with Foreign Countries33: National Culture During the Colonial PeriodThe Study of Korean HistoryThe Study of the Korean Language and HangulDevelopment of New LiteratureDevelopments in Religion34: The Nationalist MovementThe March First MovementStrategies for Regaining National IndependenceDemand for International Recognition35: The Communist MovementRadical Political OrganizationsCommunist Military Organizations36: Korea Since 1945Liberation and DivisionKorean WarPolitics and Economy in South KoreaNorth KoreaTwo KoreasForeign RelationsReligionsEducationKim Ku and Korean NationalismPak Chonghui and Economic Development in South KoreaKim Chiha and Protest Against Authoritarian RuleHam Sokhon and the Suffering of KoreaSongch'ol and the Great Debate in Korean BuddhismKim Ilsong [Kim Il Sung] and Chuch'e (Juch'e) Thought in North KoreaDialogues Between North and South KoreaKim Taejung [Kim Daejung] and his Struggle for Freedom and Democracy in South Korea
Series Title: Introduction to Asian civilizations
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An invaluable guide for students of Korea in any discipline as well as for scholars and students of East Asia for many years to come. Journal of Asian Studies A monumental accomplishment. Korean Read more...

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