Sourcebook of Korean Civilization: Volume Two: From the Seventeenth Century to the Modern

Sourcebook of Korean Civilization: Volume Two: From the Seventeenth Century to the Modern

by Peter H. Lee
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0231079141

ISBN-13: 9780231079143

Pub. Date: 07/18/1996

Publisher: Columbia University Press

This is the most comprehensive and authoritative English-language anthology of primary source material on Korean civilization ever assembled. Encompassing social, intellectual, religious, and literary traditions, this volume covers the seventeenth century to the modern period. Contemporary histories, social documents, Buddhist scripture, philosophical treatises,

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This is the most comprehensive and authoritative English-language anthology of primary source material on Korean civilization ever assembled. Encompassing social, intellectual, religious, and literary traditions, this volume covers the seventeenth century to the modern period. Contemporary histories, social documents, Buddhist scripture, philosophical treatises, and popular literature selected for this book reflect the dynasties and eras that helped fashion the late Choson (1600-1860) and Modern (1860-1945) periods.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231079143
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
07/18/1996
Series:
Introduction to Asian Civilizations Series
Pages:
876
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 6.40(h) x 1.60(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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