A Concise History of Modern Korea: From the Late Nineteenth Century to the Present

A Concise History of Modern Korea: From the Late Nineteenth Century to the Present

by Michael J. Seth

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781442260467
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 03/01/2016
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 354
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Michael J. Seth is professor of history, James Madison University.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii

Introduction 1

1 Korea, 1876-1910 9

2 Colonial Korea, 1910-1945 43

3 Division and War, 1945-1953 83

4 North Korea, 1953-1993 117

5 South Korea from Poverty to Prosperity, 1953-1997 149

6 South Korea-Creating a Democratic Society, 1953-1997 181

7 North Korea in Recent Years 213

8 South Korea in Recent Years 239

Conclusion 271

Annotated Selected Bibliography 277

Index 285

About the Author 295

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