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Introduction to Buddhist East Asia
Offers a variety of pedagogical and theoretical essays designed to assist professors in introducing undergraduate students to Buddhism in China, Korea, and Japan.
New Perspectives in Modern Korean Buddhism
Offers alternative approaches to the study of colonial and postcolonial Korean Buddhism, suggesting new directions for scholarship.
Approaches to Chan, Sŏn, and Zen Studies
A comprehensive treatment of the shared traditions of Chan, Sŏn, and Zen in dynamic interaction across East Asia, acknowledging the changing and growing parameters of the field of Zen studies.
King Chǒngjo, an Enlightened Despot in Early Modern Korea
The first detailed analysis in English of monarchy and governance in Korea during King Chŏngjo’s reign.
The Catcher in the Loft
A novel of political intrigue and coming of age, centered in a torture operative who is a fugitive and his unsuspecting daughter who must shelter him.
The first scholarly book to address Korean geomancy through an interdisciplinary lens.
Korean Religions in Relation
Examines Buddhism, Confucianism, and Christianity in Korea, focusing on their mutual accommodation, exclusion, conflict, and assimilation.
Anarchism in Korea
A regional and transnational history of anarchism in Korea.
The first major exhibition in the United States of chaekgeori painting, including on view for the first time many screens from private collections and various Korean institutions.
A Postcolonial Self
A theologically informed look at the postcolonial self that forms as Korean immigrants confront life in the United States.
Request Line at Noon
A collection of poems by the South Korean poet Lee Jangwook.
A Warm Family
The first collection in English of this renowned Korean poet's work.
The Dharma Master Chǒngsan of Won Buddhism
The first English translations of the writings of Chŏngsan (1900-62), who codified the central doctrines of Won Buddhism.
Women and Confucianism in Chosǒn Korea
A new, multifaceted look at Korean women during a period of strong Confucian ideology.
Korean Buddhist Nuns and Laywomen
Explores the roles of Korean Buddhist nuns and laywomen from the Koryo period to the present.