restricted access   Volume 41, 2017

Table of Contents


Guest Editor: Edward J. Shultz

Koryŏ: An Introduction

pp. 1-8

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

pp. 9-29

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

pp. 30-51

Koryŏ's Trade with the Outer World

pp. 52-74

Rethinking the Late Koryŏ in an International Context

pp. 75-98

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

pp. 99-127

Kings and Buddhism in Medieval Korea

pp. 128-151

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

pp. 152-172

The Makeup of Koryŏ Aristocratic Families: Bilateral Kindred

pp. 173-199

The Characteristics and Origins of Koryŏ's Pluralist Society

pp. 200-220


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

pp. 221-252

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

pp. 253-279

Book Reviews

In the Service of His Korean Majesty: William Nelson Lovatt, the Pusan Customs, and Sino-Korean Relations, 1876 1888 by Wayne Patterson (review)

pp. 280-282

Tourist Distractions: Traveling and Feeling in Transnational Hallyu Cinema by Youngmin Choe (review)

pp. 282-285

South Korea's New Nationalism: The End of ''One Korea''? by Emma Campbell (review)

pp. 285-287


pp. 288-289