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Suh Yang Park, who Became a Doctor as a Son of a Butcher

Park HW, Hong JW

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2006 Dec;15(2):237-250.
Dr. Suh Yang Park was born in 1885 as a son of a butcher, which was the lowest class at that time in Korea. However, contact with western missionaries, including...
A Study on the General Public Understanding and Utilization of Korean Traditional Medicine in Colonial Period


  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2006 Dec;15(2):227-236.
During Colonial Period, Western Medicine was introduced, and due to the lean-to-one-side policy by the Japanese, Western Medicine became the mainstream medical science while Oriental Medicine was pushed to the...
Chang Sei Kim's Activities on Public Health in Colonial Korea

Park Y

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2006 Dec;15(2):211-225.
After graduating from Severance Medical College in 1916, Chang Sei Kim went to Shanghai to work as a missionary in a adventist hospital. The establishment of the Korean Provisional Government...
Modern Medicine Environment and Adaptation of Korean Trader for Medicinal Herbs From the Late 19th Century to the Early 20th Century

Yang J

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2006 Dec;15(2):189-209.
Since the late 18th century, the Korean traditional medicine trade witnessed a steady growth. There were lots of stores which sold Korean medicinal herbs in Seoul and every major towns...
The Introduction of Western Psychiatry into Korea (II) Psychiatric Education in Korea during the Forced Japanese Annexation of Korea (1910-1945)

Chung W, Lee NM, Rhi BY

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2006 Dec;15(2):157-187.
In the second report in our series on the historical investigation on the introduction of western psychiatry into Korea, authors deal with the status of psychiatric education during the Japanese...
The Characteristics of Korea's Eugenic Movement in the Colonial Period Represented in the Bulletin, Woosaeng

Shin YJ

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2006 Dec;15(2):133-155.
Woosaeng, meaning "eugenic" in Korean, was a bulletin published by the Korean Eugenics Association in 1934. With detailed review of the contributors to Woosaeng, its publication background and the contents,...

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