Association of Teachers of Japanese The National East Asian Languages Resource Center Chinese Language Association og Secondary-Elementary Schools Chinese Language Teachers Association American Association of Teachers of Korean

Korean




Korean for Beginners

Author: Henry J. Amen IV, Kyubyong Park
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
Binding: Paperback, 176pages
Summary:
Buy
Publisher


Voices from the Straw Mat: Toward an Ethnography of Korean Story Singing (Hawaii Studies on Korea)

Image of Voices from the Straw Mat: Toward an Ethnography of Korean Story Singing (Hawaii Studies on Korea)
Author: Chan E. Park
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press (2003)
Binding: Hardcover, 338 pages
Summary:
From its humble "straw mat" origins to its paradoxical status as a national treasure, p'ansori has survived centuries of change and remains the primary source of Korean narrative and poetic consciousness. In this innovative work, Chan Park approaches this stylized storytelling tradition and celebrates her subject not as a static phenomenon but a living, organic tradition adapting to an ever-shifting context. Drawing on her extensive literary and performance backgrounds, Park provides insights into the relationship between language and music, singing and speaking, and traditional and modern reception. Her "performance-centered" approach to p'ansori informs the discussion of a wide range of topics, including the amalgamation of the dramatic, the narrative, and the poetic; the invocation of traditional narrative in contemporary politics; the vocal construction of gender; and the politics of preservation. Park creates a text that in many ways mirrors a p'ansori performance. Through the multiple voices of scholar, performer, student, teacher, and enthusiast, she reveals the richness of the tradition and its problematic position in Korean culture in the twentieth century and beyond. By positioning p'ansori within orality and the study of oral tradition, she offers readers an alternative to the insider-outsider, subjective-objective confines typical of ethnography, forging a new paradigm of reflexivity that interprets the workings of a tradition "in performance." As such, Voices from the Straw Mat challenges the status quo in many areas of literary studies, anthropology, and folklore beyond the confines of Korean studies.
Buy
Publisher


Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Volume 11

Image of Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Volume 11
Author:
Publisher: Center for the Study of Language and Inf (2002)
Binding: Hardcover, 556 pages
Summary:
Since Japanese and Korean are typologically quite similar, a linguistic phenomenon in one language often has a counterpart in the other. The annual Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference provides a forum for presenting research that will deepen our understanding of these two languages, especially through comparative study. The papers in this volume are from the Eleventh Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference, which was held at the University of California, Santa Barbara, in conjunction with the 2001 LSA Linguistic Institute. The papers cover a broad range of topics in Japanese/Korean linguistics, including phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, historical linguistics, discourse analysis, prosody, and psycholinguistics.
Buy
Publisher


Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Volume 12

Author: William McClure
Publisher: Center for the Study of Language and Inf
Binding: Paperback, 424pages
Summary:
Since Japanese and Korean are typologically quite similar, a linguistic phenomenon in one language often has a counterpart in the other. The annual Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference provides a forum for presenting research that will deepen our understanding of these two languages, especially through comparative study. The papers in this volume are from the Twelfth Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference, which was held at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. The papers cover a broad range of topics in Japanese/Korean linguistics, including phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, historical linguistics, discourse analysis, prosody, and psycholinguistics.
Buy
Publisher


Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Volume 14

Image of Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Volume 14 (Center for the Study of Language and Information - Lecture Notes)
Author:
Publisher: Center for the Study of Language and Inf (2006)
Binding: Paperback, 452 pages
Summary:
Since Japanese and Korean are typologically quite similar, a linguistic phenomenon in one language often has a counterpart in the other. The annual Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference provides a forum for presenting research that will deepen our understanding of these two languages, especially through comparative study. The papers in this volume are from the Fourteenth Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference, which was held in Tucson at the Marriott University Park near the campus of the University of Arizona. The papers cover a broad range of topics in Japanese/Korean linguistics, including phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, historical linguistics, discourse analysis, prosody, and psycholinguistics.
Buy
Publisher


Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Volume 15

Image of Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Volume 15 (Center for the Study of Language and Information - Lecture Notes)
Author:
Publisher: Center for the Study of Language and Inf (2007)
Binding: Paperback, 475 pages
Summary:
As Japanese and Korean are typologically quite similar, a linguistic phenomenon in one language often has a counterpart in the other. The annual Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference provides a forum for presenting research that will deepen our understanding of these two languages, especially through comparative study. The papers in this volume are from the Fifteenth Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference, which was held at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. These articles cover a broad range of topics in Japanese/Korean linguistics, including phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, historical linguistics, discourse analysis, prosody, psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, acquisition, and grammaticalization. These studies, often comparative, deepen our understanding of both Japanese and Korean, and provide a useful reference for students and scholars in either field.
Buy
Publisher


Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Volume 3

Image of Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Volume 3
Author:
Publisher: Center for the Study of Language and Inf (1993)
Binding: Hardcover, 354 pages
Summary:
This volume contains a selection of papaers presented at the Third Annual Southern California Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference, held at San Diego State University. The papers discuss aspects of discourse and language acquisition, syntax and semantics, and phonology. The contributors include Taegoo Chung, Yoko Collier-Sanuki, Haruko Minegishi Cook, Kaoru Jorie, Hiroto Hoshi, Shoichi Iwasaki, Hee-Bok Jung, Kyu-hyun Kim, Yookyung Kim, Isatsugu Kitahara, Christopher Manning, William McClure, Shigeru Miyagawa, Junko Mori, Kei Nakamura, Myungkwan Park, Wendy Snyder, Keunwon Sohn, Susan Strauss, Natsuko Tsujimura, Shuichi Yatabe, and Alexander Vovin.
Buy
Publisher


Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Vol. 4

Image of Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Volume 4
Author:
Publisher: Center for the Study of Language and Inf (2004)
Binding: Paperback, 526 pages
Summary:
Japanese and Korean are typologically quite similar, so a linguistic phenomenon in one language often has a counterpart in the other. The papers in this volume are intended to further collective and collaborative research in both languages. The contributors discuss aspects of language acquisition, discourse, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, phonology, morphology, typology, sociolinguistics, and psycholinguistics. The papers were presented at the Southern California Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference in September 1991. Contributors to this volume are Patricia M. Clancy, Seiko Yamaguchi Fujii, Shoichi Iwasaki, Kyu-hyun Kim, Yoshiko Matsumoto, Shigeko Okamoto, Sung-Ock S. Sohn, Kyung-Hee Suh, Eunjoo Han, Jongho Jun, Ongmi Kang, David James Silva, Noriko Akatsuka, Shoji Azuma, Soonja Choi, Bruce L. Derwing, Yeo Bom Yoon, Sook Whan Cho, Tsuyoshi Ono, Hiroko Yamashita, Laurie Stowe, Mineharu Nakayama, Ruriko Kawashima, Masanori Nakamaura, Shin Watanabe, Dong-In Cho, Stanley Dubinsky, Hiroto Hoshi, Yasua Ishii, Hisatsugu Kitahara, Masatoshi Koizumi, Jae Hong Lee, Sookhee Lee, Young-Suk Lee, and Shigeo Tonoike.
Buy
Publisher


Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Vol. 5

Image of Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Volume 5
Author:
Publisher: Center for the Study of Language and Inf (2003)
Binding: Paperback, 446 pages
Summary:
Japanese and Korean are typologically quite similar, so a linguistic phenomenon in one language often has a counterpart in the other. The papers in this volume are intended to further compare and/or contrast research in both languages. This volume reflects the Fifth Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference's unique division into four distinct panels: Conversation, Grammaticalization and Semantics, Syntax and Semantics, and Korean Phonology. The Fifth Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference was held at the University of California, Los Angeles
Buy
Publisher


Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Volume 6

Image of Japanese/Korean Linguistics, Volume 6
Author:
Publisher: Center for the Study of Language and Inf (1997)
Binding: Paperback, 400 pages
Summary:
Japanese and Korean are typologically quite similar, so a linguistic phenomenon in one language often has a counterpart in the other. The papers in this volume are intended to further compare and/or contrast research in both languages. This selection of papers reflects the Sixth Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference's division into five subareas: Historical Linguistics, Phonology, Syntax, Semantics, and Discourse. The Sixth Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference was held at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
Buy
Publisher