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Spirit Power: Politics and Religion in Korea’s American Century

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Heonik Kwon is Senior Research Fellow of Social Anthropology at Trinity College, University of Cambridge, and currently part of the Mega Asia research group at Seoul National University Asia Center. His previous works include After the Korean War: An Intimate History (Cambridge, 2020), The Other Cold War (Columbia, 2010), and Ghosts of War in Vietnam (Cambridge, 2008).

Jun Hwan Park is an expert on the Hwanghae shamanism. He has published widely on the symbolism of luck and the morality of money in Korea’s shamanic rituals.

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