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Research Seminar History



Fall/Spring - Research Papers, for which the students had 6 to 18 months;
Month - Term Papers, for which the students were given one month

Prospective Graduates of 2010 - 12th Wave

Lim, Seung Hwan Chinese Loans 1861-1911 Fall 2009
Jung, Jewon The International Centre of Fascist Studies (CINEF) and Its Yearbook : Survey of Fascism 1928 Fall 2009
Lee, Yeonhwa Comparative History of Education in West Africa
(British) Gold Coast / Ghana and (French) Cote d'Ivoire
Fall 2009
Yang, Eun Sung South Korea's Government Policy on North Korean Defectors Fall 2009
Choi, June Young The Introduction of Tropical Flavours into British Cuisine, 1850-1950 Fall 2009
Kim, Hyun Kyu The Historical Development of Aerial Bombardment from Guernica (1937) to Dresden (1945) Fall 2009
Chung, Sangyun Historic Encyclopedias on Darwinism Fall 2009
Ryu, Hye Jin Nationalism and High School History Instruction : A Comparison of History Books from China, Korea and Japan Fall 2009

Ongoing Research Projects, 12th Wave, 2008

Term Papers 12 VM . College Level Seminar : Art History

Term Paper Topics, 12 D, Sept. 2009
Term Paper Topics, 12 D, Feb. 2009

Term Papers 12 VM . College Level Seminar : History of Historiography

Term Paper Topics, 12 B/C, May 2009
Term Paper Topics, 12 B/C, Mar. 2009
Term Paper Topics, 12 B/C, Feb. 2009
Term Paper Topics, 12 B/C, Nov. 2008
Term Paper Topics, 12 B/C, Oct. 2008
Term Paper Topics, 12 B/C, Sept. 2008
Term Paper Topics, 12 B/C, May 2008
Term Paper Topics, 12 B/C, Apr. 2008
Term Paper Topics, 12 B/C, Mar. 2008
Term Paper Topics, 12 B/C, Feb. 2008
History of Regions . Demographic History . Administrative History . Ecclesiastic History
Teacher's Comment on the Freshmen History Papers, Fall 2007

Park, Hee Won Decoding Political Cartoons Political Cartoons of President RooseveltĄ¯s Court-packing Plan in 1937 July 2009
Kim Do-Gyun Old Cities : Beijing and Nanjing in Historic Encyclopedias June 2009
Hwang, Soyeon New Urban Centers : Yokohama and Osaka in Historic Encyclopedias June 2009
Park, Keuk Ryul Sino-Korean Relations Portrayed by European Encyclopedias, 1771-1930 June 2009
Choi, Eun Suk History of Buddhism in Southeast Asia Nov. 2008
Suh, Hee-won History of Water Management in China Nov. 2008
Lee, Won Jae Italy on the Road to Unification as Depicted in Historic Encyclopedias June 2009
Lee, Won Jae History of the Quechua-Speaking People Oct. 2008
Kim, Min Woo The Coverage of the Sepoy Rebellion and the Boxer Rebellion in 19th Century Encyclopedias June 2009
Kim, Min Woo History of Manchuria Nov. 2008
Jung, Jin Hwan Comparative Analysis of Post-Colonial History : Algeria, Vietnam June 2009
Jung, Jin Hwan The Economic History of Siberia, until 1917 Nov. 2008
Sung, Min Kyung Industrialization and China until 1949 Nov. 2008
Lee, Jong Wha History of Transportation in China Nov. 2008
Jung, Jewon The Coverage of Pollution in Historic Encyclopedias June 2009
Jung, Jewon Industrialization in India from the Late 1800s to 1947 Nov. 2008
Lee, Jiyeon Comparative History: Cuba and Philippine Under Spanish Rule June 2009
Lee, Jiyeon The History of Metallurgy and Mining in India Oct. 2008
Ryu, Hye Jin History of Popular Music in Communist Countries : Russia and China March 2009
Ryu, Hye Jin The Worldview of Japan prior to the Perry Expedition (1853) Oct. 2008
Oh, Yena The Role of Women in Pre-Colombian America Oct. 2008
Park, HyoSong Premodern Chinese Food. Chinese Culinary History before the Republic of China Sept. 2008
Nam, Hyunwoo The Industrialization and Brazil (until 1960) Sept. 2008
Lim, Seung Hwan The History of China's Open Ports Febr. 2009
Lim, Seung Hwan The History of Sugar Plantations Sept. 2008
Choi, June Young The History of Rice Cultivation in Europe July 2008
Baek, Hee Won The History of Radio in the Netherlands (1919-1945) July 2008
Seo, Bong Sun The Political Importance of Coal as portrayed in Punch (1898-1900) May 2008
Seo, Bong Sun Switzerland in the Age of Nationalism (1848-1918) October 2007
Kim, Young Yoon Slavery in Imperial China July 2009
Kim, Young Yoon Posthumous Appointment to Gov. Positions in Korean History July 2009
Kim, Young Yoon Social and Environmental History of Pre-Colonial Brazil November 2008
Kim, Young Yoon History of Higher Education in England and France July 2008
Kim, Young Yoon History of the Pub/Bar in England July 2008
Yang, Eun Sung Society for Creative Anachronism June 2009
Yang, Eun Sung Earthquakes in Europe 1300 to1800 July 2008
Yang, Eun Sung Serfs in Medieval European Society : England and France June 2008
Lee, Si-eun Nations unhappy with foreign monarchs: Poland under Russia, Prussia/Germany and Austria, in Historic Encyclopedias June 2009
Lee, Si-eun History of Indian and Chinese Coolies and their Descendants Oct. 2008
Lee, Si-eun Women in Communist Russia 1917-1945 May 2008
Lee, Jin Hyuck India in the 18th Century June 2009
Lee, Jin Hyuck The History of Gastronomy in India Nov. 2008
Lee, Jin Hyuck The Den Haag Peace Conference 1899-1900 as Portrayed in Punch May 2008
Park, Young Jin Multicultural Metropoleis : Vienna and Istambul as described in Historic Encyclopedias June 2009
Park, Young Jin History of Unemployment in Industrial Society Nov. 2008
Park, Young Jin What "Punch" Forgot to Make Fun of in 1899 May 2008
Lim, Hyung Kyu Ostpolitik May 2008
Cha, Sung Jik Multinational Entities in the Age of Nationalism : Dalmatia and the Austrian Littoral June 2009
Cha, Sung Jik The Ecological History of Brazil since 1500 November 2008
Cha, Sung Jik Railroads in 19th Century Europe : Great Britain, France, Germany, Russia April 2008
Chung, Sangyun The Food of the Mayas, Aztecs and Incas September 2008
Chung, Sangyun History of Modern Zoological Gardens, from the 17th to the Early 20th Century December 2007
Noh, Dong Woo Ireland within the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, 1800-1914 December 2007
Kim, Yoon Ki The International Peace Conferences, The Hague 1899, 1907 December 2007
Park, Ju Hyun Anti-Semitism in Europe, 1850-1914 December 2007
Ko, Young Kun The Changing View of Confucius in Chinese History. From Ancient China to Communist China July 2009
Ko, Young Kun History of the Gold Standard December 2007
Lee, Joo Hyung Progress outside of Europe as Portrayed in 19th Century Encyclopedias : Egypt and Persia June 2009
Lee, Joo Hyung History of Polar Expeditions November 2008
Lee, Joo Hyung The French Occupation of the Rhineland, 1919-1930 April 2008
Lee, Joo Hyung Alsace-Lorraine 1871-1945 December 2007
Kim, Sang Woo The Reaction of the Papacy to French Absolutism 1589-1685 November 2007
Bang, Sojung Opera History until 1800 November 2007
Cho, Namje The Berlin Olympics of 1936 in a Political Context March 2008
Cho, Namje Political Parties in Russia until 1917 December 2007
Cho, Namje The War of Spanish Succession, 1701-1714 November 2007
Park, Yon Soo The Society and Government of Russia in the 18th Century November 2007
Lee, Yeonhwa A Social History of Hindustan Sept. 2008
Lee, Yeonhwa Samoa 1899 as Portrayed in Punch May 2008
Lee, Yeonhwa The Decline and End of Witch-Hunts in Europe November 2007
Kim, Hong The History of Crimea and Circassia as Portrayed in 19th Century Encyclopedias June 2009
Kim, Hong Mamluk Egypt and its Decline September 2008
Kim, Hong The Boer War as Portrayed in Punch, 1898-1900 May 2008
Kim, Hong Canal Construction in Europe in the 17th and 18th Centuries November 2007
Kim, Young-won Paris from Louis XIV, XV, XVI - What Caused the Parisians to Revolt November 2007
Jang, Yoojin Historical Terminology: Major Eras. The American Civil War from 1861 to 1865 June 2009
Jang, Yoojin The Dreyfus Affair As Portrayed in Punch 1898-1900 June 2008
Jang, Yoojin Paris under Louis XIV, XV, XVI November 2007
Jun, Bum Sun Improvement of European Jews' Status as Described in 19th Century German Encyclopedias June 2009
Jun, Bum Sun Arabia Felix : Yemen prior to Islam Sept. 2008
Jun, Bum Sun Japan as Portrayed in Punch May 2008
Jun, Bum Sun The Role of Stage Coaches in the Development of the Postal Service in 18th Century Britain November 2007
Jeong, Hae-Yoon History of Education in Communist Countries June 2009
Jeong, Hae-Yoon Interbellum Metropoleis : Paris May 2008
Jeong, Hae-Yoon The Economic History of Italy During the Renaissance November 2007
Oh, Taek Hyun History of the Navigation Acts October 2007
Kim, Hyun Kyu The Papal State as Portrayed by 19th Century Encyclopedias :
A Backward State : The Papal State 1815-1848
June 2009
Kim, Hyun Kyu The Economic Boycott Declared against Italy by the League of Nations, and why it Failed April 2008
Kim, Hyun Kyu Sieges in Medieval Warfare. The First and the Fourth Crusade October 2007