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The Intimacies of Complicity

Daniel Y. Kim

in The Intimacies of Conflict: Cultural Memory and the Korean War

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781479800797
eISBN:
9781479800018
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479800797.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter elaborates a transnational literary critical methodology for approaching South Korean depictions of the Korean War that now circulate in the United States in translated form through an ... More


Korean Protestantism and University Bible Fellowship

Rebecca Y. Kim

in The Spirit Moves West: Korean Missionaries in America

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199942107
eISBN:
9780190202743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199942107.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Korean missionaries are in Tashkent and Timbuktu, but they are also in Europe and North America. How did this happen? How did a small country, where only 1 percent of the population was Protestant a ... More


Introduction

Helen Jin Kim

in Race for Revival: How Cold War South Korea Shaped the American Evangelical Empire

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780190062422
eISBN:
9780190062453
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190062422.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Historians have studied the rise of modern evangelical America and South Korean Christianity as independent narratives. But they are actually tightly intertwined. A close look at three of the most ... More


Martyrs: War and World Vision, 1950–1953

Helen Jin Kim

in Race for Revival: How Cold War South Korea Shaped the American Evangelical Empire

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780190062422
eISBN:
9780190062453
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190062422.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

World Vision is an organization that began with the idea of Kyung Chik Han (1902–2000), which Bob Pierce (1914–1978) then incorporated into a 501(c)(3). Yet World Vision’s founding is usually solely ... More


Revival: Billy’s and Billy’s Largest “Crusade,” 1969–1973

Helen Jin Kim

in Race for Revival: How Cold War South Korea Shaped the American Evangelical Empire

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780190062422
eISBN:
9780190062453
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190062422.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The new evangelicalism set the stage for a humanitarianism that sought global compassion without global equality. Yet the darker dimensions of these racialized transpacific networks did not slow the ... More


State and Religion: Secularization and Pluralism

Kyung Moon Hwang

in Rationalizing Korea: "The Rise of the Modern State, 1894-1945"

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520288317
eISBN:
9780520963276
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520288317.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

In tackling the relationship between state and religion, chapter 5 examines state secularization, which, in Korea, championed religious pluralism as the overarching principle. This chapter argues ... More


Doctrine, Ritual, and Social Action in Ch’ŏndogyo, 1906–1908

Carl F. Young

in Eastern Learning and the Heavenly Way: The Tonghak and Chondogyo Movements and the Twilight of Korean Independence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824838881
eISBN:
9780824868451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824838881.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter shows how a process similar to Theravada Buddhism's response to modernity and Christianity in Sri Lanka occurred within Ch'ŏndogyo in Korea. The reforms in doctrine, ritual, and social ... More


Faithless Warrior: Richard E. Kim’s The Martyred

Josephine Nock-Hee Park

in Cold War Friendships: Korea, Vietnam, and Asian American Literature

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190257668
eISBN:
9780190257699
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190257668.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Chapter 2 reads Richard E. Kim’s faithless South Korean Army officer in his bestselling 1964 novel, The Martyred. Set during the brief wartime occupation of Pyongyang by US and South Korean forces, ... More


Race for Revival: How Cold War South Korea Shaped the American Evangelical Empire

Helen Jin Kim

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780190062422
eISBN:
9780190062453
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190062422.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

In 1973, Billy Graham, “America’s Pastor,” held his largest ever “crusade.” But he was not, as one might expect, in the American heartland, but in South Korea. Why there? Race for Revival seeks not ... More


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