[KS] Discrimination against Koreans from the North
pukulele at yahoo.com
Wed Sep 11 19:18:16 EDT 2002
One of the books that talk about regionally based
discriminations in premodern Korea is Yi Jung-hwan's
T'aegriji written in early 18th century. The book is
available in English ("A study and translation of
T`aengniji" by Inshil Choe Yoon, 1996).
University of Auckland
--- Leonid Petrov <petrov at coombs.anu.edu.au> wrote:
> Dear list members,
> One of my colleagues is looking for a book or
> article that mentions the
> problem of discrimination in Korea on the basis of
> geographical origins. Any
> hint is highly appreciated.
> With kind regards,
> >would you be able to direct me to a source (or ask
> on the list for me)? I
> am looking for a book or article that mentions the
> problem of
> >discrimination against Koreans from the North even
> before 1945. I recall
> reading somewhere that Koreans from North of Seoul
> were not >permitted to
> work as civil servants or have any kind of
> governmental posting.
> >Can you help?
> >Jacco Z.
> ><jaccoz at froggy.com.au>
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