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Politics and Policy in Traditional Korea (Harvard East Asian Monographs)

by James B. Palais

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Published by Harvard University Asia Center .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Imperialism,
  • Political History,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • History: World,
  • Korea,
  • General,
  • History / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages408
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9821505M
    ISBN 10067468771X
    ISBN 109780674687714

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Palais theorizes in his important book on Korea that the remarkable longevity of the Yi dynasty () was related to the difficulties the country experienced in adapting to the modern world. He suggests that the aristocratic and hierarchical social system, which was the source of stability of the dynasty, was also the cause of its Cited by: Palais theorizes in his important book on Korea that the remarkable longevity of the Yi dynasty () was related to the difficulties the country experienced in adapting to the modern world.

He suggests that the aristocratic and hierarchical social system, which was the source of stability of the dynasty, was also the cause of its weakness. Get this from a library. Politics and policy in traditional Korea.

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