Establishing a Pluralist Society in Medieval Korea, 918-1170

History, Ideology, and Identity in the Koryŏ Dynasty

Remco E. Breuker

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€191,00
$233.00
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ISBN13: 
9789004183254
E-ISBN: 
9789004190122
Publication Date: 
March 2010
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xvi, 484 pp.
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ISSN: 
1876-7079
Volume: 
1

Kenneth M. Wells, University of Auckland

This outline of Korea’s civilisation is a cultural history that examines the ways the Korean people over the past two millennia understood the world and viewed their place in society.
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004299719
E-ISBN: 
9789004300057
Publication date: 
July 2015
€113,00
$144.00

Young Kyun Oh, Arizona State University

In Engraving Virtue, Young Kyun Oh investigates the publishing history of the Samgang Haengsil-to (Illustrated Guide to the Three Relations), a moral primer of Chosŏn (1392–1910), and traces the ways in which woodblock printed books contributed to shaping premodern Korea.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004249882
E-ISBN: 
9789004251960
Publication date: 
May 2013
€138,00
$163.00

Vladimir Tikhonov

The book deals with the influences exerted by Social Darwinism upon Korea’s modern ideologies and discourses in the 1880s-1900s. It argues that Social Darwinism constituted the main keystone for many pivotal discourses in early modern Korea, especially nationalism.
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185036
E-ISBN: 
9789004190139
Publication date: 
July 2010
€118,00
$143.00