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Understanding Korean Literature

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Publisher: , 1997.
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This study examines the development and characteristics of various historical and contemporary genres of Korean literature. It presents explanations on the development of Korean literacy and offers a history of literary criticism, traditional and modern, giving the discussion an historical context.

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The author and translator have done a tremendous job in producing a user-friendly introduction for a non-specialist.

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