By Kim Kyong-Dong

ISBN-10: 981103625X

ISBN-13: 9789811036255

Spanning the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and choosing a number of waves of modernization, this publication illustrates how ideas originating in chinese language Confucianism have impacted the modernization of East Asia, specifically in Korea. It additionally analyzes how such rules are exercised at own, interpersonal and organizational degrees. As modernization unfolds in East Asia, there's a emerging curiosity in culture of Confucianism and reassess the relevance of Confucianism to worldwide improvement.   

This publication considers the particular historic importance of Confucianism within the modernization of the 3 international locations during this quarter, China, Korea, and Japan throughout the 19th century and early 20th century to the aftermath of the tip of worldwide warfare II. studying the present literature facing how Confucianism has been considered in reference to modernization, it presents perception into western attitudes in the direction of Confucianism and the adjustments in perceptions relative to Asia within the very means of modernization itself. 

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