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Jae-Hyung Kim_The Competition and Cooperation between the Japanese Government-General of Korea and Korean Society over the Issue of Vagrant Leprosy Patients (2019) Author: Jae-Hyung Kim (Hanshin University) Cite: Jae-Hyung Kim. 2019. "The Competition and Cooperation between the Japanese Government-General of Korea and Korean Society over the Issue of Vagrant Leprosy Patients." Democracy and Human Rights 19(1): 123-164. 더보기 Research on vagrants in colonial Joseon has been largely conducted with a focus on the Japanese Government-General of Korea as an actor..
Social Economy and Social Value: Ancient Future of Capitalism (2016) Author: Dong-Hyun Ko, Jaeyeol Yee, Myoungsun Moon, Sol Han 더보기 Contents Chapter 1: Rediscovering “Society” - Beyond Markets and Countries - Rediscovery of the Social - The Economic and the Social: the Reformation of the Economy and Society Chapter 2: Is an Economy of Reciprocity and Cooperation Possible? - Economic Human and Social Human - The Economy of Reciprocity and Social Economy Chapter 3:..
Native Koreans’ Attitudes toward Immigrants in Ethnic Enclaves Author Hyomin Park (Assistant Professor, Dep. of Sociology. Seoul University) Seokho Kim (Professor, Dep. of Sociology, Seoul National University) Sanglim Lee (Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs) Source Korean Party Studies Review. No.15(2). 2016 (link) Abstract The objective of this research is to examine the attitude towards immigrants and migration policies among South Korean nativ..
Durable gender inequality in the growing low-wage service industry (2015) Author: Hyunji Kwon(Professor, Department of Sociology, SNU), Young-Mi Kim(Professor, Department of Sociology, Yonsei University), Heiwon Kwon(Professor, Department of Business Administration, Dongduk women's university) Source: Economy and Society. No. 107 (15) pp. 44-78. (Link) This study looks into recent labor market changes in the growing service economy, applying a gender perspective. Rath..
What Sewol Ferry Asks us: The Sociology of Disaster and Publicness Supported by the Institute for Social Development and Policy Research, Seoul National University Written by Dukjin Chang and others Contents 1. Questions Raised by the Sewol Ferry Disaster 2. Sinking of Sewol and the Sociology of Disaster 3. The Problem is Publicness 4. Disaster in the Age when “Us“ is Missing: The Fukushima Nuclear Disaster 5. Hurricane Katrina: Who Calls It a Natural Disaster?..
Social Quality of Korea: From Theory to Praxis The research project 'Social Development and Social Quality' was first initiated in 2008 by the Institute of Social Development and Policy Research funded by the National Research Foundation of Korea. The institute was assigned to be the core research lab by the foundation and was provided long-term funding spanning nine years. In the project, a consortium of European social scientists, who orig..
Survival, Survivalism, Young Generation from the Viewpoint of the Sociology of the Heart (2015) Author: Hong-Jung Kim (Professor, Department of Sociology, SNU) Source: Korean Journal of Sociology, 49(1), 179-212. In the 21st century, Korean society has witnessed an explosion of discourses regarding the younger generation, given names such as the Sampo Generation, Spoon Class Generation, and 880,000 Won Generation, where they are portrayed as seeking escape from individual struggles rather ..
The Nation, the People, the Citizen (2014) Author: Myoung-kyu Park (Professor, SNU) From 1850 to 1950, when modern elementary concepts were mainly formulated in Korea, the concepts of “the nation”, “the people”, and “the citizen” include complex meanings which reflect a distinct time frame and spatiality in collision with disparate civilization. Min (民, the people) traditionally referred to the unspecialized subjugated class. However, it..
The Impact of Changes in Household Living Arrangements on the Poverty Rate among Elderly People in South Korea(2016) Author: Keong Suk Park (Professor, Department of Sociology, Seoul National University) Mi Seon Kim (PhD. Student, Department of Sociology, Seoul National University) Source: Korean Journal of Sociology, 50(1), 221-253. Decreases in the number of households with elderly parents living with their children and increases in the number of elderly single-person or couple households are the main factor..