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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (4): 889–909.
Published: 01 November 2021
... to blunt the effectiveness of leftist nationalist rhetoric. An examination of New Right historiography on the colonial and postliberation periods, however, shows that despite the recent change in conservatives’ stance on nationalism, a preoccupation with the legitimacy of the South Korean state remains...
Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (3): 892–894.
Published: 01 August 2001
... "Origins": A Critical Review of Archaeology, Historiography, and Racial Myth in Korean State-Formation Theories. By HYUNG-IL P A I . Harvard-Hallym Series on Korea. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard East Asian Monographs, 2000. xxxii, 543 pp. $49.50 (cloth). Ernst Renan once wrote that "getting its history wrong...
Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (3): 601–620.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Hieyoon Kim Abstract Since its publication, Yi Yŏngil's Complete history of Korean cinema (1969) has remained a seminal work of film historiography. A critical rereading of the work is required, however, to capture the paradoxes of postcolonial historiography that are created by the spatial...
Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (4): 1067–1097.
Published: 01 November 2007
... concept of customary law developed, reveals that custom as a judicial norm was absent in premodern Korea. The Korean “customary law” that has been postulated as a true source of private law in Korean historiography was the invention of the Japanese colonial jurists. The Japanese collected Korea's popular...
Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (3): 503–523.
Published: 01 May 1981
.... One characteristic that stands out prominently in North Korean historiography is the nationalistic emphasis placed on the uniqueness and the superiority of the Korean civilization unaffected by any external influence. Also noteworthy is the attempt to reinterpret modern history largely in terms...
Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (1): 26–46.
Published: 01 February 1997
... writing that wielded the Manchurian connection to create a nationalist history that reveled in the grandeur of an ancient past. In so doing, Sin launched what can be called a northern stream in modern Korean historiography that down to today has advanced a radically different vision of national space...
Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (4): 1148–1149.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Ellie Choi While not a comprehensive account of Korean historiography, The Great Enterprise draws from a broad range of disciplines, from the social sciences to cultural studies, in its narrating of the trajectory of modern sovereignty and could have only been written by an author who...
Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (1): 3–21.
Published: 01 February 1996
... of Washington Press . Deuchler Martina . 1992 . The Confucian Transformation of Korea: A Study of Society and Ideology . Cambridge : Harvard University Press . Em Henry . 1993 . Overcoming the Division: Narrative Strategies in Recent South Korean Historiography . Positions: East Asia...
Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (2): 507–509.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Buddhism was deeply transnational from the outset. However, its historiography has largely lagged in this respect. Caught between “methodological nationalism” 1 (Buddhist studies in general) and the binary of nationalist versus revisionist approaches (modern Korean Buddhist scholarship in particular...
Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (2): 559–560.
Published: 01 May 2012
... in this edited volume, challenging the “silence about the historical depth of regional identity in Korean history” (p. 3) in the nation-centered perspective of Korean historiography. Her introduction provides a historical survey of the northern region, from its beginnings as a fluid border and frontier area...
Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (2): 539–540.
Published: 01 May 2017
... and Archaeology of the Koguryŏ Kingdom , mostly because it succeeds in helping us to clearly see Koguryŏ as a dynamic early state that is both a part of Korean historiography and a polity that must be considered on its own terms. This book sets the stage for Koguryŏ studies, and helps us to focus more...
Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (3): 451–453.
Published: 01 May 1981
... surrounding the periodization and the nature of the new interpretation of traditional history in North Korea. One characteristic that stands out prominently in North 451 452 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES Korean historiography is the nationalistic emphasis placed on the uniqueness and the superiority of the Korean...
Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (1): 210–212.
Published: 01 February 2005
... the challenges that its content posed to the conventional historical narratives, the absence of translation of Taehan kyenyo n sa certainly constituted a major blind spot in South Korean historiography. And consequently, its translation is certain to become a watershed event in the development...
Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (2): 494–496.
Published: 01 May 2015
..., gender, and economic wherewithal and that have influenced or continue to influence how death is perceived” (p. 7). This book therefore complicates our linear view of death and enriches the conventional understanding of mortuary rites in Korean historiography. The volume consists of nine chapters...
Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (4): 938–939.
Published: 01 November 1992
... Korea in the fall of 1951 on simulated atomic bombing runs (pp. 350-51), or Operation Ratkiller (pp. 355 56), a brutal American-sponsored countednsurgency campaign that ensued for several years against thousands of guerrillas in southern Korea who, according to standard South Korean historiography, were...
Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (3): 1082–1083.
Published: 01 August 2002
... to Malgal, Koguryo, Taedong, Manchuria, Ch'oe Ch'iwon, Khitan, and Jurchen. Following these references provides a quick summary of historical issues and interrelated subjects woven around the place of Parhae in Korean historiography. There are seven primary entries related to han'gul (han'giil, han'gul...
Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (2): 399–408.
Published: 01 May 2019
... interpreted through the nationalist lens, though in the North socialist and later juche ideology has colored the interpretation of the movement. As a result, the mainstream Korean historiography has stressed the uniqueness of the March First Movement rather than viewing it as part of a larger process...
Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (2): 375–377.
Published: 01 February 1982
..., by using some of Foulk's previously unresearched private and official correspondence, Bishop clearly strengthens the already well-accepted thesis on Foulk's role in Korean diplomatic history. The author accurately states that "he [Foulk] is in fact a figure almost without blemish in Korean historiography...
Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (2): 557–559.
Published: 01 May 1998
... of major policies implemented in dynastic China and Korea in the sirhak tradition of Confucian scholarship. Thus the book has become Palais's own magnum opus, comprising six parts, 28 chapters and 1279 pages in a single volume! Palais aims to balance the modern Korean historiography of progress and change...
G-2 Periodic Report . United States Armed Forces in Korea (USAFIK) Headquarters. 8 volumes, September 9, 1945/June 17, 1949. G-2 Periodic Report . United States Military Advisory Group in Korea (USMAGIK) Headquarters. 2 volumes, July 26, 1949/June 15, 1950. G-2 Weekly Summary . USAFIK Headquarters. 5 volumes, September 9, 1945/November 26, 1948. Intelligence Summary: Northern Korea. USAFIK Headquarters. 4 volumes, December 1, 1945/November 26, 1948
Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (4): 939–941.
Published: 01 November 1992
... historiography, were said not to exist. The dictionary errs in stating that the campaign ended in 1952; it went on until 1954. This volume also includes a useful chronology, lists of military commanders, a good index, a bibliography comprehensive of English-language accounts and woefully inadequate on Korean...