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The making of Modern Korea, Adrian Buzo

Label
The making of Modern Korea
Title
The making of Modern Korea
Statement of responsibility
Adrian Buzo
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This fully updated third edition of The Making of Modern Korea provides a thorough, balanced and engaging history of Korea from 1876 to the present day. The text is unique in analysing domestic developments in the two Koreas in the wider context of regional and international affairs. Key features of the book include: Comprehensive coverage of Korean history; Expanded coverage of social and cultural affairs; A new chapter covering the end of the Choson Dynasty in the context of Japanese imperialist expansionism; Up-to-date analysis of important contemporary developments in both Koreas, including assessments of the Kim Jong Il and Kim Jong Un administrations and the North's nuclear weapons program; Comparative focus on North and South Korea; An examination of Korea within its regional context; A detailed chronology and suggestions for further reading. The Making of Modern Korea is a valuable one-volume resource for students of modern Korean history, international politics and Asian studies"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
951.904
Index
index present
LC call number
DS 916 .B89 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Asia's transformations
Label
The making of Modern Korea, Adrian Buzo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The setting -- Lost horizons -- Joined to the empire, 1910-1931 -- The dark gulf, 1931-1945 -- Bitter liberty, 1945-48 -- The supreme disaster, 1948-1953 -- The mastery of despair, 1953-1971 -- Reversal of fortunes, 1971-1980 -- Divergent courses, 1980-1992 -- Game changers, 1992-2007 -- Hallowed by the price : the two Koreas today, 2007-2016 -- Concluding remarks
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
viii, 291 pages
Isbn
9781138917484
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2016018326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)949553555
  • (OCoLC)ocn949553555
Label
The making of Modern Korea, Adrian Buzo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The setting -- Lost horizons -- Joined to the empire, 1910-1931 -- The dark gulf, 1931-1945 -- Bitter liberty, 1945-48 -- The supreme disaster, 1948-1953 -- The mastery of despair, 1953-1971 -- Reversal of fortunes, 1971-1980 -- Divergent courses, 1980-1992 -- Game changers, 1992-2007 -- Hallowed by the price : the two Koreas today, 2007-2016 -- Concluding remarks
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
viii, 291 pages
Isbn
9781138917484
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2016018326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)949553555
  • (OCoLC)ocn949553555

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