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History of Korean literature

Don-guk Kim

History of Korean literature

by Don-guk Kim

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Published by Centre for East Asian Cultural Studies in Tokyo .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of : Cho sen bungaku-shi. Tokyo : Japan Broadcast Publishing Co., Ltd., 1974.

StatementKim Donguk ; translated by Leon Hurvitz. [Vol.2], [Bibliography and index].
SeriesEast Asian cultural studies series -- no.20
ContributionsHurvitz, Leon.
The Physical Object
Pagination85p.
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13950824M

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Traditional: Korean literature shows a significant difference before and after Western influences. In the pre-Western period, literature was influenced by Shamanism, Buddhism and Confucianism. Under these influences, individuals accepted the status quo and had a fatalistic view of life. Korean literature is a product of a long and rich cultural history, which includes more recently its year experience as a Japanese colony, a dual occupation (Soviet and American), a devastating civil war, and a post Korea War era of intense development. Korean literature provides a counterpoint to Korean history that, rather than reinforcing.


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