Routledge Handbook of Modern Korean History (Routledge Handbooks)

Routledge Handbook of Modern Korean History (Routledge Handbooks)


Beginning within the mid-nineteenth century while Korea grew to become entangled on this planet of contemporary imperialism and the previous social, financial and political order started to swap; this guide brings jointly innovative scholarship on significant topics in Korean heritage. Contributions through specialists within the box disguise the overdue Choson and Colonial classes, Korea’s partition and the diverging paths of North and South Korea.

Topics lined include:

  • The department of Korea
  • Religion
  • Competing imperialisms
  • Economic change
  • War and rebellions
  • Nationalism
  • Gender
  • North Korea below Kim Jong Il
  • Global Korea

The instruction manual presents a stimulating creation to an important subject matters in the topic sector, and is a useful reference paintings for any pupil and researcher of Korean History.

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