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Hardcover:

9780520288317 | Univ of California Pr, December 29, 2015, cover price $75.00

Paperback:

9780520288324 | Univ of California Pr, December 29, 2015, cover price $34.95

Paperback:

9780230205468 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 9, 2010, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: A concise, lively history of Korea, which explores the richness of Korean civilization from the ancient era through to the jarring transformation that resulted in two distinctive trajectories through the modern world. Chapters flow both chronologically and thematically, covering themes such as identity, gender and family...read more

Hardcover:

9780230205451 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 15, 2010, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: A concise, lively history of Korea, which explores the richness of Korean civilization from the ancient era through to the jarring transformation that resulted in two distinctive trajectories through the modern world.

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Product Description: The social structure of contemporary Korea contains strong echoes of the hierarchical principles and patterns governing stratification in the Choson dynasty (1392-1910): namely, birth and one's position in the bureaucracy. At the beginning of Korea's modern era, the bureaucracy continued to exert great influence, but developments undermined, instead of reinforced, aristocratic dominance...read more

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9780674016569 | Harvard Univ Council on East Asian, January 31, 2005, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: The social structure of contemporary Korea contains strong echoes of the hierarchical principles and patterns governing stratification in the Choson dynasty (1392-1910): namely, birth and one's position in the bureaucracy.

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Product Description: One of the largest political protests in contemporary Korean history, the May 1980 Kwangju Uprising still exerts a profound, often contested, influence in Korean society. Through a deft combination of personal reflections and academic analysis, Contentious Kwangju offers a comprehensive examination of the multiple, shifting meanings of this seminal event and explains how the memory of Kwangju has affected Korean life from politics to culture...read more
By Kyung Moon Hwang (editor) and Gi-Wook Shin (editor)

Hardcover:

9780742519619 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, June 1, 2003, cover price $97.00 | About this edition: One of the largest political protests in contemporary Korean history, the May 1980 Kwangju Uprising still exerts a profound, often contested, influence in Korean society.

Paperback:

9780742519626 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, June 1, 2003, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: One of the largest political protests in contemporary Korean history, the May 1980 Kwangju Uprising still exerts a profound, often contested, influence in Korean society.

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