Moving Gyeongseong: Korean Reaction to Changes in the Urban Landscape of Colonial Seoul in the 1920s

Ga-Young Song, Jane
2010

The 1920s building boom in Gyeongseong (the name of Seoul during the Japanese occupation of 1910-1945) created a modern geography that had not existed before. Korean residents traveled along the widened roads that connected all the major city monuments, absorbed their new environment sculpted by imposing western-style buildings, and congregated in public places ('officially sanctioned social place... read more

This object is in collection:
Undergraduate honors theses
Subjects
Program in International Relations
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/70284
ID: tufts:UA005.004.054.00001
To Cite: DCA Citation Guide
Usage: Detailed Rights