Hwang, Su-kyoung.

Korea's grievous war / Su-kyoung Hwang. - University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc., 2016. - 1 online resource. - JSTOR eBooks Pennsylvania studies in human rights. . - Pennsylvania studies in human rights. .

Includes bibliographical references ([227]-239) and index.

Cover; Contents; Note on Transcriptions and Testimonies; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter 1. Terror in Cheju Island; Chapter 2. Emergency Laws and the Crisis of Human Rights; Chapter 3. Ideological Persecution and the Massacre of 1950; Chapter 4. Observing Political Violence in Korea; Chapter 5. Politics of Fear in the Bombing of Korea; Chapter 6. The Bereaved Families; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Acknowledgments.

Korea's Grievous War presents the historical background, political motivations, legal bases, and social consequences of anticommunist violence, tracing the enduring legacy of this destruction in the testimonies of survivors and bereaved families that only now can give voice to the lived experience of the grievous war and its aftermath.

0812293118 9780812293111

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DS918 / .H83 2016

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