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Min Yong-Hwan

A Political Biography (Hawaii Studies on Korea)

by Michael Finch

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by University of Hawaii Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • Biography: general,
  • Rank & titles,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History: World,
  • Biography,
  • Statesmen,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Political,
  • Korea,
  • Asia - Korea,
  • Presidents & Heads of State,
  • 1861-1905,
  • 1864-1910,
  • Min, Yong-hwan,,
  • Min, Yæong-hwan,,
  • Politics and government

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8161661M
    ISBN 100824825209
    ISBN 109780824825201

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This pioneering study of Min Yông-hwan is long overdue and provides us with a new perspective on a period of Korean history that still casts its shadow over the region today. This new biography of Min contributes substantially to our understanding of this period by looking beyond the established view of Korea as being polarized between reformists and reactionaries in the late Choson Cited by: 2.

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Excellent Book. Min Yong-Hwan book Min Yong-hwan Book Description: The diplomat and scholar-official Min Yông-hwan (), described by one contemporary Western observer as "undoubtably the first Korean after the emperor," is best remembered in Korean historiography for his pioneering diplomacy at the courts of Tsar Nicholas II and Queen Victoria in the late s.

The closing years of the Choson dynasty have received considerable attention from historians of Korea. Nevertheless, surprisingly few biographical studies have been written on the major Korean political figures of that time.

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Min Yong-hwan: A Political Biography Hawaii Studies on Korea: : Michael Finch: Libros en idiomas extranjerosAuthor: Michael Finch. The diplomat and scholar-official Min Yông-hwan (), described by one contemporary Western observer as "undoubtably the first Korean after the emperor," is best remembered in Korean historiography for his pioneering diplomacy at the courts of Tsar Nicholas II.

Min Yong-hwan: A Political Biography: Finch, Michael: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Hello Select your address Reviews: 1. Min Yông-hwan: A Political Biography is a most valuable contribution to the study of 19th century Korea, a biographical narrative that provides fascinating reading of micro-historical details, and a study in diplomatic history that sheds valuable light on the difficult diplomatic endeavours of the Chosôn dynasty as the kingdom was confronted with a new international order in late 19th century.

Min Yŏnghwan is well-known in Korea for his suicide in protest against the Japanese-Korean Treaty of Protection of The facts of his life, and in particular his contribution to Korea’s early efforts to foster diplomatic relations with the West through his mission to Russia in and to the United Kingdom in and his subsequent support for the reform platform of the Independence.

The diplomat and scholar-official Min Yông-hwan (), described by one contemporary Western observer as “undoubtably the first Korean after the emperor,” is best remembered in Korean historiography for his pioneering diplomacy at the courts of Tsar Nicholas II and Queen Victoria in the late s.

The diplomat and scholar-official Min Yong-hwan (–), described by one contemporary Western observer as “undoubtably the first Korean after the emperor,” is best remembered in Korean historiography for his pioneering diplomacy at the courts of Tsar Nicholas II.

Available in the National Library of Australia collection. Author: Min, Yong-hwan, ; Format: Book; 2, 12,8 pages ; 21 cm. Min Yong-Hwan: A Political Biography (Hawaii Studies on Korea) by Michael Finch (): Michael Finch: Books - or: Michael Finch.

The diplomat and scholar-official Min Yông-hwan (), described by one contemporary Western observer as "undoubtably the first Korean after the emperor," is best remembered in Korean historiography for his pioneering diplomacy at the courts.

Min Young-hwan (–) was a minister of the Korean Empire and known as a conservative proponent for reform. He was born in Seoul into the powerful Min clan and committed suicide as an act of resistance against the Eulsa Treaty imposed by Japan on Korea.

He was a nephew of Empress is remembered today for his efforts on behalf of Korean independence in the Hangul: 민영환. Kim Yong-Hwan is the author of A fairy tale for the demon Lord ( avg rating, 30 ratings, 3 reviews, published ), Wake Up Deadman ( avg rating /5.Min Yong-Hwan: A Political Bio.

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