Table of contents for Korea / by Jill Dubois.


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INTRODUCTION 5
1. GEOGRAPHY 7 Topography · Rivers and crater lakes · Coastline and islands · Climate · Flora · Fauna · Cities
2. HISTORY 19 Ancient history · The Three Kingdoms · Unified Silla Period · Koryo dynasty · Yi dynasty · The Imjin War · Japanese rule · A divided Korea · The Korean War
3. GOVERNMENT 31 The Constitution · Government · Armed forces · Political parties
4. ECONOMY 37 Industries in South Korea · Industries in North Korea · Agriculture, fishing, and forestry · Transportation · The Korean worker
5. ENVIRONMENT 37 Preserving a natural landscape · Preservation of a common border · Automobiles and air pollution · Recycling for zero waste
6. KOREANS 45 Social system · Contemporary social classes · Dress
7. LIFESTYLE 51 Confucianism · Families and clans · Devotion to parents · Friendship · Role of women · Male-female relationships · Kibun · Nunchi · Interactions with strangers · Education · Housing · Life cycle
8. RELIGION 71 Shamanism · Buddhism · Taoism · Christianity · New religions
9. LANGUAGE 79 Hangul · Vocabulary · Structure · Names · Titles · Honorifics · Nonverbal communication
10. ARTS 87 Music · Dance · Literature · Painting · Sculpture · Crafts
11. LEISURE 97 Sports · Traditional pastimes and games 
12. FESTIVALS 105 New Year · Tae-bo-rum · Cherry Blossom Festival · Buddha's birthday · Children's Day · Tan-O Day · Chusok · Christmas
13. FOOD 115 Kimchi · Table manners · Typical meals · Entertaining guests · Drinking customs
132 MAP OF KOREA
134 ABOUT THE ECONOMY
136 ABOUT THE CULTURE
138 TIMELINE
140 GLOSSARY
141 FURTHER INFORMATION
142 BIBLIOGRAPHY
142 INDEX




Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Korea Juvenile literature