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A Genealogy of Dissent: The Progeny of Fallen Royals in Chosŏn Korea

Eugene Y. Park

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781503602083
eISBN:
9781503607231
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503602083.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This book seeks a better understanding of the politics, society, and culture of early-modern Korea by tracing and narrating the history of the descendants of the Koryŏ dynasty (918–1392). Decades ... More


Scholar-Officials

Su Li

in The Constitution of Ancient China

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780691171593
eISBN:
9781400889778
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691171593.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines the evolution and development of the selection system for scholar-officials in ancient China. It also considers how the institution of selection has adjusted in response to the ... More


Modernity, Kinship, and Individuals, 1864–1910

Eugene Y. Park

in A Genealogy of Dissent: The Progeny of Fallen Royals in Chosŏn Korea

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781503602083
eISBN:
9781503607231
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503602083.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

During Korea’s struggle for survival as a nation in the age of imperialism, the Kaesŏng Wang began making adjustments. Likely aided by material wealth in a more commercialized economy, the continuing ... More


Prologue

Eugene Y. Park

in A Genealogy of Dissent: The Progeny of Fallen Royals in Chosŏn Korea

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781503602083
eISBN:
9781503607231
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503602083.003.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

As an introduction to the book, this chapter articulates the book’s main argument; surveys various understandings of the Kaesŏng Wang in Chosŏn politics, society, and culture; explains the book’s ... More


Search for a Ritual Heir, 1450–1589

Eugene Y. Park

in A Genealogy of Dissent: The Progeny of Fallen Royals in Chosŏn Korea

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781503602083
eISBN:
9781503607231
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503602083.003.0003
Subject:
History, Asian History

Chapter 2 focuses on the Chosŏn state’s effort to maintain a line of ritual heirs of Koryŏ and the reemergence of the Kaesŏng Wang as an aristocratic descent group. Disproving a widespread ... More


Heather Ellis, Generational Conflict and University Reform. Oxford in an Age of Revolution (Leiden/Boston: Brill, 2012), viii + 257. ISBN: 9789004225527; E-ISBN: 9789004233164

Mark Curthoys

in History of Universities: Volume XXX / 1-2

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198807025
eISBN:
9780191844812
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807025.003.0015
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter reviews the book Generational Conflict and University Reform. Oxford in an Age of Revolution (2012), by Heather Ellis. The book examines the changes in the curriculum, examination ... More


The Educated Deity

Barend J. ter Haar

in Guan Yu: The Religious Afterlife of a Failed Hero

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198803645
eISBN:
9780191842030
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198803645.003.0007
Subject:
History, Asian History, History of Religion

During the sixteenth century, the educated elite developed their own beliefs about Lord Guan, with very distinct stories and expectations that were not necessarily shared by the non-literate ... More


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