January 13 Lecture

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Published on 13 Feb 2011
School
UTSG
Department
East Asian Studies
Course
EAS100Y1
Professor
EAS217
Jan. 13/11
Traditional value system does NOT= Industrialization
3D
Age : - Confucian Concept
- *respect elderly
Gender: - woman- inner
- man outer
- boys and girls (age of 7)
New generation
Computer
Internet
386 generation
Drug
- International war against drug (1988)
Elderly
Sports
1936 Berlin Olympics
1948 London Olympics
First Korean flag
IOC member
1988 Seoul Olympics
2002 World Cup
Religion
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Industrialization and Urbanization
- affected Korean community life in a significant way uprooted Confucian tradition and
agrarian society
- what made the people to depart from the traditional society?
1. Rapid economic growth transformed the Korean society from a predominantly
homogenous into urbanized and industrialized society
2. Emphasis on education
3. Labour activism and student challenge against authoriatariasm; even people in
countryside challenged the authoritarians
- 1970s: when they got the money from the Middle East and Vietnam, Korean society
somehow had surplus of revenue
- in order to make balance, the city and country life, with Park Chung-Hee, started a
movement called New Community Movement () in 1971 reduced economic and
social gap between city and country
- in contemporary terms, our social value is quite different from the traditional society
- during the poor period (before Park Jung-Hee), people dont care much about doing their
job; what job was available was out there, they took it
- but in 1970s and 80s people began to change their ways of thinking
3D jobs (the 3 jobs that people do not want to take):
1. Dirty jobs (i.e. working in cafeterias)
2. Difficult jobs
3. Dangerous jobs
- in modern day, these 3 jobs would be taken over by people coming from other countries
Age:
- Confucian Concept
- respect elderly people in traditional society
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Jan. 13/11: traditional value system does not= industrialization. Boys and girls (age of 7: new generation, computer. International war against drug (1988: elderly, sports. Ioc member: 1988 seoul olympics, 2002 world cup, religion www. notesolution. com. Affected korean community life in a significant way  uprooted confucian tradition and agrarian society. 1970s: when they got the money from the middle east and vietnam, korean society somehow had surplus of revenue. In order to make balance, the city and country life, with park chung-hee, started a movement called new community movement () in 1971  reduced economic and social gap between city and country. In contemporary terms, our social value is quite different from the traditional society. During the poor period (before park jung-hee), people don"t care much about doing their job; what job was available was out there, they took it. But in 1970s and 80"s people began to change their ways of thinking.