Religion and Politics in Korea Under the Japanese Rule

Author: Kang, Wi Jo
Year:1986
Pages:126
ISBN:0-88946-056-6
978-0-88946-056-0
Price:139.95
A documented study of major religions and their relationship to politics in Korea from 1910-1945.

". . . a balanced treatment of this intensely controversial subject. . . . we are fortunate in having this even-handed study to cover what has hitherto been a relatively neglected era of modern Korean religious history. . . . a valuable contribution to the history of religions in modern Korea." _ International Bulletin of Missionary Research

Reviews

". . . covers an important aspect of modern Korean history which has not received appropriate consideration in most works." _ Korean Studies

"The historical information in this volume is a welcome addition to the literature." _ Religious Studies Review