Power, place, and state-society relations in Korea : neo-Confucian and geomantic reconstruction of developmental state and democratization / Jongwoo Han.

This book provides an unprecedented perspective on Korea's simultaneous experience of rapid, economic development and substantive democratization from the early 1960s to the late 1980s. By analyzing the state-societal relations reflected in the design, architectural monumentality, and other spa...

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Main Author: Han, Jongwoo, 1962-
Format: Electronic
Published: Lanham : Lexington Books, [2014]
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Table of Contents:
  • List of Tables, Diagrams, Maps, and Figures; Acknowledgements; Chapter One: Introduction; Chapter Two: Indigenous Model for State Hegemony: Neo-Confucianism, Power, and Place; Chapter Three: The Hanyang Prototype of Hegemony, Hierarchy, and Heteronomy; Chapter Four: Kyeongseong: Local-Global Interaction; Chapter Five: The Seoul Era: The Emergence of the Developmental State and Democracy; Chapter Six: Korea's Simultaneous Achievements Reconsidered; Appendix 1: Gugong (or Kao-kung chi)1; Appendix 2: Central Government Officialsin the Gyeongguk daejeon.
  • Appendix 3: Local Civil Officials TableAppendix 4: List of Craftsmen in Centraland Local Government Offices; Appendix 5: Students in Capital Table; Appendix 6: List of Government Offices; Appendix 7: Slaves of Central Government; References (Materials in English); Index; About the Author.