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Routledge handbook of modern Korean history

Author: Michael J Seth
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.
Series: Routledge handbooks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Beginning in the mid-nineteenth century when Korea became entangled in the world of modern imperialism and the old social, economic and political order began to change, this handbook brings together cutting-edge scholarship on major themes in Korean history. Contributions by experts in the field cover the late Choson and colonial periods, Korea's partition and the diverging paths of North and South Korea. Topics  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael J Seth
ISBN: 9780415739313 0415739314
OCLC Number: 883647567
Description: xii, 396 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction: Understanding modern Korean history / Michael J. Seth --
Part I: Late Chosŏn --
2. Korea by 1860 / James B. Lewis --
3. Competing imperialisms in Korea / Kirk W. Larsen --
4. The nation, the people, and the possibilities of the post-national : historiographies of late nineteenth-century Korean reform movements / Joshua Van Lieu --
5. Religion, 1876-1910 / Albert L. Park --
6. The transformation of the Chosŏn economy in the Open Port Period, 1876-1910 / Owen Miller --
7. The 1894 Tonghak Rebellion / Carl Young --
Part II: The Colonial Period --
8. The politics of assimilation : Koreans into Japanese / Mark E. Caprio --
9. Colonial modernity / E. Taylor Atkins --
10. Women, gender and social change in colonial Korea / Sonja M. Kim --
11. Nationalist movements before 1945 / Franklin Rausch --
Part III: Division and war --
12. The division of Korea and the rise of two Koreas, 1945-1948 / Jongsoo Lee --
13. The Korean War and its politics / Grace J. Chae --
Part IV: North Korea --
14. North Korean state-making : process and characteristics / Shin Jongdae --
15. North Korea's chuchʻe philosophy / James F. Person --
16. A dynastic polity in economic stagnation and decline / Andrei Lankov --
17. The North Korean famine / Marcus Noland --
18. North Korea under Kim Jong Il / Adrian Buzo --
19. Marriage, family, and sexuality in North Korea / Suzy Kim --
Part V: South Korea --
20. Trade union movements in South Korea since 1945 / Jooyeon Jeong --
21. Economic miracle : from post-war reconstruction to post-crisis affluence / Ingyu Oh and Hannah Jun --
22. Democratization in South Korea / Gregg Andrew Brazinsky --
23. Women, gender, and social change in South Korea Since 1945 / Laura C. Nelson and Cho Haejoang --
24. The post-developmental state : economic and social changes since 1997 / Jamie Doucette --
25. Global Korea / John Lie --
26. Inter-Korean relations, 1945-2013 / Avram Agov.
Series Title: Routledge handbooks.
Other Titles: Handbook of modern Korean history
Responsibility: edited by Michael J. Seth.

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"Beginning in the mid-nineteenth century when Korea became entangled in the world of modern imperialism and the old social, economic and political order began to change, this handbook brings together cutting-edge scholarship on major themes in Korean history. Contributions by experts in the field cover the late Choson and colonial periods, Korea's partition and the diverging paths of North and South Korea. Topics covered include: The division of Korea; Religion; Competing imperialisms; Economic change; War and rebellions; Nationalism; Gender; North Korea under Kim Jong Il; Global Korea. The Handbook provides a stimulating introduction to the most important themes within the subject area and is an invaluable reference work for any student and researcher of Korean history"--

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