Proceedings of KSAA 2009

FRONT MATTER

 

 

Front Matter

 

KEYNOTE ADDRESSES

ROBERT E. BUSWELL JR.

Korean Buddhist Journeys to Lands Worldly and Otherworldly

3

DO HYUN HAN

Visibility and Academic Impact of Korean Studies in the Global Academic Community

10

REFEREED PAPERS


 

ART HISTORY


EN YOUNG AHN

When Was Modernism in Korean Art?

15

J.P. PARK

De-influencing Late Chosŏn (1700-1850): Open and Closed Discourses on Early Modern Korean Art

27

BUSINESS


TAE YOUNG CHOI

Internationalisation Processes of MBC, Korea

38

CHUNG-SOK SUH & YUE WANG

Firm Internationalization and Subsidiary Roles: The Case of Hyundai Motor Company

57

FILM INDUSTRY & THE KOREAN WAVE


BEN GOLDSMITH

Made in Australia/New Zealand/South Korea ... The New Landscape of International Film Production

76

BRIAN YECIES

What the Boomerang Misses: Pursuing International Film Co-production Treaties and Strategies

83

JANE CHI HYUN PARK

Remaking the Korean RomCom: A Case Study of Yeopgijeogin geunyeo and My Sassy Girl

92

GENDER STUDIES


HYUN-KEY KIM HOGARTH

Matrifocality in Korean Society: Hindrance or Help Towards Gender Equality?

104

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS


LIONEL BABICZ

South Korea, Japan, and China: In Search of a Shared Historical Awareness

115

DAVID HUNDT

South Korea Confronts the Rise of China

128

LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS


YELEE AN & SEON YEONG KIM

Variation in Country Name Words in Early Modern Korea

140

DUK-SOO PARK

A Pitch Analysis of Two Types of wh-Clauses in Korean

154

KYU SUK SHIN

The Conceptual Structure of the Verb nata

166

LITERATURE


INSUK LEE

Expressing Confucian Culture Through Kagok Songs and Their Kisaeng Performers

179

MYOUNG IN YU

Kuunmong and the Sinosphere: Focusing on its Title

190

NORTH KOREA


BRONWEN DALTON & KYUNGJA JUNG

The Humanitarian's Dilemma: The Experience of International NGOs in North Korea.

201

POLITICS & GOVERNMENT


HEIKE HERMANNS

The Reorganisation of Local Administration in South Korea: The Debate on Democracy and Efficiency in Local Governance

217

SUNGYOUNG KIM

Fine-Tuning Strategic Capitalism in Korea: An Examination of the State's Promotion of Digital Multimedia Broadcasting

230

RELIGION


GREGORY N. EVON

Constructing a Buddhist Imaginary in Colonial Korea (1910-1945)

243

SOCIOLOGY


HAEYOUNG JANG, KYUNGJA JUNG & BRONWEN DALTON

Factors Influencing Labour Migration of Korean Women into the Entertainment and Sex Industry in Australia

254

 

NON-REFEREED PAPERS

ANTHROPOLOGY

 

DASHIBALOV BAIR

The Xiongny archaeology: Questioning the Connection Between the Traditions of the Early Mongols and Ancient Koreans

265

BUSINESS

 

JOSEPH KIM

The Role of Multinational Companies in Shaping the Copyright Institution of Korea: Theoretical Considerations

274

JOON SHIK SHIN & SUSAN MCGRATH-CHAMP

Pyramid Subcontracting and OHS in the Sydney Construction Industry

283

POPULAR CULTURE

 

STEPHEN EPSTEIN

The Bride(s) From Hanoi: South Korean Popular Culture, Vietnam and "Asia" in the New Millennium

293

AE GYUNG SHIM

From the Center of Different Peripheries: Constructing Cultural Content in a New Age of Diversity

301

SEIKO YASUMOTO

Japan and Korea as a Source of Media and Cultural Capital

311

GEOMANCY

 

INSHIL CHOE YOON

The Significance of Geomancy in Understanding T'aengniji

322

INFORMATION SERVICES

 

MIKYUNG KANG

Library Materials and Services at the Harvard-Yenching Library for the Korean Studies Scholarly Community

330

JUNG-SIM KIM

Library Services for Korean Studies at Monash University

340

SOOJI LEE

RISS International: A Gateway to Korean Research Information

348

INTELLECTUAL/CONCEPTUAL HISTORY

 

DANE ALSTON

Yangch'on Kwŏn Kŭn and the Confucian Canon

355

ANDREAS MUELLER-LEE

Some Remarks on the Importance of Traditional Taxonomical Reference Books for Conceptual History, and on Traditional Notions of Religions in Korea and East Asia

371

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

 

STEVE CHIUNG LOK WAI

Pushing the Envelope for Transnational Political Advocacy: Unconventional Channels in EU-DPRK Relations

380

LANGUAGE EDUCATION

 

YOUNG-A CHO

Project-based Self-study of the Korean Language

392

SEONG-CHUL SHIN

Students' Motivation, Learning Experiences and Learning-Style Preferences: A Survey on Australian College Students of Korean

401

LINGUISTICS

 

IN-JUNG CHO

Discourse Functions of 'Adnominaliser (ass/eossdeon, eun, neun, eul) + geos-ida'

418

LITERATURE

 

ROSEMARY SE-SOON KANG

Kim Chi-Ha's Pansori and Oe Kenzaburo: Focused on Grotesque Realism in "Ttongbada" Exemplified by Oe Kenzaburo

426

NORTH KOREA

 

LEONID A. PETROV

The Politics of Inter-Korean Economic Cooperation: 1998-2008

436

RYO HINATA-YAMAGUCHI

North Korea's Military and Economics: Impact of the Current Economic Situation in North Korea to its Military Capabilities

453

GOVERNMENT & SOCIETY

 

YOOIL BAE

Decentralization and Transformation of Central State in South Korea: The Role of Local and Civil Society

465

RELIGION

 

JOHN JORGENSEN

Koguryŏ Buddhism: Pacifist Religion in a Multi-ethnic Warrior Kingdom

479

DAVID W. KIM

A Korean Reader's Insight on Thomas and Its Oral Tradition Origin

499

SOCIOLOGY

 

GIL-SOON HAN & SUN JUNG

Ethnic Media in the Globalising Context: Transnational Quest for Identity of Different Generations as Portrayed in the Korean-Australian Media

511

YIHUA HONG

Identity Transformations of Chosŏnjok Migrant Brides in South Korea

523

CHANGZOO SONG

Learning Democracy and Exerting Cultural Citizenship: Korean Chinese Migrant Workers' View of Korean Democracy

530

TAN SOO KEE

Foreign Workers' Policies and Issues in South Korea: Focus on the Workers from the South East Asian Region

545