A History of Korea
|Publication Date||November 2010|
|Formats||Hardcover Ebook (EPUB) Ebook (PDF) Paperback|
|Series||Palgrave Essential Histories Series|
Presenting the richness of Korean civilization from early state formation to the jarring transformations resulting in two distinctive trajectories of modern development, this book introduces the country's major historical events, patterns, and debates. Organised both chronologically and thematically, the 27 concise chapters explore recurring themes such as Korean identity, external influence, and family and gender. This lively narrative assumes no prior knowledge, inviting readers to appreciate both the distinctiveness and universality of Korean history.