Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
The Ideology of KokugoNationalizing Language in Modern Japan$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Yeounsuk Lee

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780824833053

Published to Hawaii Scholarship Online: November 2016

DOI: 10.21313/hawaii/9780824833053.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM HAWAII SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.hawaii.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Hawaii University Press, 2017. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in HSO for personal use (for details see http://www.universitypressscholarship.com/page/privacy-policy).date: 13 December 2017

Korea and Poland

Korea and Poland

Chapter:
(p.160) Chapter 11 Korea and Poland
Source:
The Ideology of Kokugo
Author(s):

Lee Yeounsuk

Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:10.21313/hawaii/9780824833053.003.0011

This chapter describes how Hoshina sought in Prussian German policy on Poland the direction Japan should take with Korea. The (Japanese) government-general of Korea had asked him to investigate political problems regarding languages and language policy in Europe. As Hoshina recalled, “the government-general's office keenly felt the importance of kokugo policy in ruling Korea at that time.” This concrete proposition for the colonial rule of Korea motivated Hoshina to further commitment to research on language policy. Hoshina eagerly collected resources and diligently investigated language problems in Europe, especially in Posen Province under Prussian-German occupation (today's Poznan, Poland), where he witnessed the reality of the language policy and recognized its serious consequences.

Keywords:   language policy, Hoshina Kōichi, Korea, Prussian German policy, German Poland, Posen Province, colonized Korea, colonial policy, linguistic assimilation

Hawaii Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.