Teaching East Asia: Korea and Korean American History (E-Book)

Note from the editor: We suggest that you carefully read the introductory section, the history chapter that includes the History-Social Science Framework up through the time lines, the resources chapter, and then access chapters that are appropriate for the subjects that you teach and are of particular interest.

Chapters of the book:

Chapter 1: History and Culture: pp. 3-99

Chapter 2: Language: pp. 103-113

Chapter 3: Korean Literature and Lessons for All Grades: pp. 117-167

Chapter 4: Korean Art for All Grades: pp. 171-194

Chapter 5: Music and the Korean Wave: pp. 197-211

Chapter 6: Religion-Philosophy: pp. 215-235

Chapter 7: Science and Technology: pp. 239-244

Chapter 8: Korean American History: pp. 247-258

Chapter 9: Tourism: pp. 261-267

Chapter 10: Resources: pp. 271-283


Publisher: National Korean Studies (http://www.koreanseminar.org)
Sponsor: Korean Cultural Center Los Angeles (http://www.kccla.org )
Photo Contributor: Korea Tourism Organization, Los Angeles (http://english.visitkorea.or.kr/)

Editor: Mary Connor, National Korean Studies (http://www.koreanseminar.org )
Project Director: Sung Soon Kim, National Korean Studies (http://www.koreanseminar.org )

Technical Support: Jini Shim, Assistant Seminar Director
Book Designers: In Hoe (Jessica) Chang, Multimedia Designer
Printing Company: EXCEL Printing USA
Copyright: April 2022

All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced for profit or use by an organization or university without the permission of the National Korean Studies Seminar. K-16 educators may reproduce the articles, lessons, and resources for personal or classroom use.

Although every precaution has been taken to verify the accuracy of the information contained herein, the editor and the publisher assume no responsibility for any errors or omissions. No liability is assumed for damages that may result from the use of the information contained within.

Mary Connor (maryconnor3838@gmail.com), Sung Soon Kim (sungkim271@gmail.com)

Cover Photograph: Gyeongbokgung Palace buildings in Seoul, South Korea (Courtesy of the Korea Tourism Organization, Los Angeles)

Fourth Edition
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