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Trade, Wars and the Venereal Disease: VD Epidemic and Control of Korea in the late Nineteen and early Twentieth Century

Sihn KH

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Dec;17(2):239-255.
This paper examines the spread of venereal disease from the Opening of Korea to the early Japanese colonial period. It focuses on the formation and expansion of Japanese settlement in...
Medical Doctors' Independence Movement during the Japanese Colonial Period

Park YH, Hong TS, Sihn KH, Lim SM, Kim HG

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Dec;17(2):223-237.
There are approximately 10,000 people who have been identified as men of merit for independence movement by the Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affairs in Korea. Currently, January of 2008,...
Life and Medical Activities of Yun Ti Wang

Park HW, Hong JW, Park Y

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Dec;17(2):205-222.
Yun Ti Wang studied medicine in England, different from other Korean medical doctors in early days. Yun, who entered medical school at Glasgow University in England in March 1919, graduated...
Physical Anthropology Studies at Keijo Imperial University Medical School

Kim OJ

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Dec;17(2):191-203.
Medical research during the Japanese Colonial Period became systematic and active after the Keijo Imperial University Medical School was established in 1926. Various kinds of research were conducted there including...
Medical Doctor Lee Hyeon Yang's Writings in Gokcheongsago

Hur K

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Dec;17(2):177-189.
Medical doctors in the Chosun Dynasty read Chinese literature of high level in order to take the medical civil service examination, but there are not many extant writings of theirs...
The Interpretation of Suicide by Gender in Late Joseon Dynasty: around cases of suicide in 'Trial Document'

Jung IY

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Dec;17(2):155-175.
This paper focuses on cases of suicide in 'Trial Document(Simrirok)' which was published in Jeongjo's reign, and how to understand suicide cases in social context. Even though 'Trial Document' is...

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