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A Rite of Modernization and Its Postmodern Discontents

Laurel Kendall

in Getting Married in Korea: Of Gender, Morality, and Modernity

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520201989
eISBN:
9780520916784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520201989.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores the links among ritual, morality, national identity, and bureaucratic jurisdiction through an examination of the form and content of old rite and new-style wedding in Korea. It ... More


“Lots of Young People Today are Doing This”: The White Wedding Revived

Karen M. Dunak

in As Long as We Both Shall Love: The White Wedding in Postwar America

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814737811
eISBN:
9780814764763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814737811.003.0005
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter examines the reemergence of the white wedding as a popular form of wedding celebration in the late 1960s and 1970s despite the rise of alternative forms of wedding. It first considers ... More


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