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Naming the Local

Medicine, Language, and Identity in Korea since the Fifteenth Century

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$39.95 • £31.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674976962

Publication Date: 05/08/2017

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244 pages

6 x 9 inches

9 halftones, 2 tables

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  • List of Tables and Figures
  • Acknowledgments
  • Note on Conventions
  • Introduction
  • 1. Local Botanicals, or Hyangyak: The Correct Name of Herb and Self
  • 2. Eastern Medicine, or Tongŭi: Imagining a Place for Medical Innovation
  • 3. Chosŏn Koreans: The Colonial Identification of the Local
  • 4. Lifesaving Water: Managing the Indigenous for Medical Advertisements
  • 5. Fire Illness, or Hwabyŏng: Narrating Illness in the Vernacular
  • Epilogue
  • List of Characters
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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