Colonial Modernity in Korea

ISBN-10: 0674005945
ISBN-13: 9780674005945
Edition: 2000
Authors: Gi-Wook Shin
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Book details

Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Harvard University, Asia Center
Publication date: 8/1/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 472
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.672
Language: English

The twelve chapters in this volume seek to overcome the nationalist paradigm of Japanese repression and exploitation versus Korean resistance that has dominated the study of Korea's colonial period (1910-1945) by adopting a more inclusive, pluralistic approach that stresses the complex relations among colonialism, modernity, and nationalism. By addressing such diverse subjects as the colonial legal system, radio, telecommunications, the rural economy, and industrialization and the formation of industrial labor, one group of essays analyzes how various aspects of modernity emerged in the colonial context and how they were mobilized by the Japanese for colonial domination, with often unexpected results. A second group examines the development of various forms of identity from nation to gender to class, particularly how aspects of colonial modernity facilitated their formation through negotiation, contestation, and redefinition.

Preface
Contributors
Introduction: Rethinking Colonial Korea
Colonial Modernity and Hegemony
Modernity, Legality, and Power in Korea Under Japanese Rule
Broadcasting, Cultural Hegemony, and Colonial Modernity in Korea, 1924-1945
Colonial Corporatism: The Rural Revitalization Campaign, 1932-1940
The Limits of Cultural Rule: Internationalism and identity in Japanese Responses to Korean Rice
Colonial Industrial Growth and the Emergence of the Korean Working Class
Colonial Korea in Japan's Imperial Telecommunications Network
Colonial Modernity and Identity
The Price of Legitimacy: Women and the Kunuhoe Movement, 1927-1931
Neither Colonial nor National: The Making of the 'New Woman' in Pan Wanso's 'Mother Stake 1"
Interior Landscapes: Yi Kwangsu's The Heartless and the Origins of Modern Literature
National identity and the Creation of the Category 'Peasant' in Colonial Korea
Minjok as a Modern and Democratic Construct: sin Ch'aeho's Historiography
Epilogue: Exorcising Hegel's Ghosts: Toward a Pastnational Historiography of Korea
Reference Matter
Notes
Index

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