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Building a Heaven on EarthReligion, Activism, and Protest in Japanese Occupied Korea$
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Albert L. Park

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780824839659

Published to Hawaii Scholarship Online: November 2016

DOI: 10.21313/hawaii/9780824839659.001.0001

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The Path to the Sacred

The Path to the Sacred

Korea as an Agrarian Paradise

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(p.117) 4 The Path to the Sacred
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Building a Heaven on Earth
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Albert L. Park

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University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:10.21313/hawaii/9780824839659.003.0005

Chapter 4 outlines the organization of the three rural movements and especially introduces Chosŏn nongminsa, which was the main arm of Ch’ŏndogyo to design and carry out its rural campaign. This chapter also analyzes the three organizations’ criticisms of urbanization and industrial capitalism and their support for a pastoral life, which they believed promised the cultivation of personality, social harmony, authentic wealth, a lasting national identity, and a sacred life.

Keywords:   peasant, agrarianism, pastoral, Physiocracy, Chosŏn nongminsa, Sin Hŭng-u, Yu Chae-gi, Yi Hun-gu

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