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From: Korean Studies

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The Management of Koryǒ: Local Administration (Kunhyŏn), and Its Operation

Koryǒ’s Trade with the Outer World

The Characteristics and Origins of Koryŏ’s Pluralist Society

The Makeup of Koryŏ Aristocratic Families: Bilateral Kindred

Korean Han and the Postcolonial Afterlives of "The Beauty of Sorrow"

Rethinking the Late Koryŏ in an International Context

Informal Empire: The Origins of the U.S.–ROK Alliance and the 1953 Mutual Defense Treaty Negotiations

Koryǒ: An Introduction

Interstate Relations in East Asia and Medical Exchanges in the Late Eleventh Century and Early Twelfth Century

Kings and Buddhism in Medieval Korea

Analysis of Recently Discovered Late - Koryŏ Civil Service Examination Answer Sheets ( 對策文)

Early Koryŏ Political Institutions and the International Expansion of Tang and Song Institutions

Book Reviews

In the Service of His Korean Majesty: William Nelson Lovatt, the Pusan Customs, and Sino-Korean Relations, by Wayne Patterson

Tourist Distractions: Traveling and Feeling in Transnational Hallyu Cinema, by Youngmin Choe

South Korea’s New Nationalism: The End of “One Korea”?, by Emma Campbell