Volume 7, Number 2, October 2016

Table of Contents

Urban Aspirations in Seoul

Guest Editors: Jin-Heon Jung and Peter van der Veer

Guest Editors’ Introduction

Urban Aspirations in Seoul: Guest Editors’ Introduction

pp. 5-9

Special Issue: Urban Aspirations in Seoul

Engaged Buddhism for the Curative Self among Young Jungto Buddhist Practitioners in South Korea

pp. 11-36

Ummah in Seoul: The Creation of Symbolic Spaces in the Islamic Central Masjid of Seoul

pp. 37-68

The Politics of Officially Recognizing Religions and the Expansion of Urban ‘‘Social Work’’ in Colonial Korea

pp. 69-98

Punching Korean Protestantism: Challenging from within through a Televised Theological Roundtable

pp. 99-121

The Religious-Political Aspirations of North Korean Migrants and Protestant Churches in Seoul

pp. 123-148

Religious Thinkers of Modern Korea

Ham Sŏkhŏn and the Rise of the Dynamistic Philosophy of History in Korea

pp. 149-178

Book Reviews

Korean Popular Beliefs by Yong Bhum Yi et al. (review)

pp. 179-182

God Pictures in Korean Contexts: The Ownership and Meaning of Shaman Paintings by Laurel Kendall, Jongsung Yang, and Yul Soo Yoon (review)

pp. 182-185

Chugŭm ŭl nŏmŏsŏ: sun’gyoja Yi Suni ŭi okchung p’yŏnji by 정병설 Chŏng Pyŏngsŏl (review)

pp. 185-188