Academic Journal Articles (in English)

 jkrcoversmall Journal of Korean Studies journal kj Acta Koreana Vol 12 Nr 2 Dec 2009



Hall, Andrew. “First Steps towards Assimilation: Japanese-Run Education in Korea, 1905-1910,” Acta Koreana18.2 (Dec 2015): 357-391.

Gwisook Gwon 권귀숙, "Reframing Christianity on Cheju during the Korean War," Journal of Korean Religions (Oct. 2015). 

Franklin Rausch, “All Man, All Priest”: Father Emil Kapaun, Religion, Masculinity, and the Korean War," Journal of Korean Religions (Oct. 2015).

Harkness, Nicholas, “Voicing Christian aspiration: The semiotic anthropology of voice in Seoul,” Ethnography 16 (Sept. 2015): 313-330.

Andrew Finch, “The ‘blood of the martyrs’ and the growth ofCatholicism in late Chosôn Korea”, Historical Research, 88:242 (2015), 674-92.


Harkness, Nicholas, “Basic Kinship Terms: Christian Relations, Chronotopic Formulations, and a Korean Confrontation of Language,” Anthropological Quarterly 88 (Spring 2015): 305-336.

Elizabeth Underwood. “Enlisting the Family in Missions to Korea,” Studies in World Christianity 21:1 (April 2015): 38-51.

Bu Nam Chul 부남철 & Chi Young-hae 지영해, “The Christian and Buddhist Environmental Movements in Contemporary Korea:,” Korea Journal 54-4 (Winter 2014): 52-79. 

Byung Joon Chung 정병준,  A Reflection on the Growth and Decline of the Korean Protestant Church, International Review Mission 103-2 (November 2014): 313-333.

Cho Min-Ah 조민아. “Stirring up Deep Waters: Korean Feminist Theologies Today.” Theology Today 71-2 (July 2014): 233-245.

James H Grayson, “Korean Apocalyptic Visions and Biblical Imagery,” Transformation: An International Journal of Holistic Mission Studies 31 (July 2014): 220-231.

Cho Kyuhoon 조규훈. Another Christian right? The politicization of Korean Protestantism in contemporary global society,” Social Compass 61: 3 (July 2014): 310–327.

Kwon Jink-wan  권진관. "Minjung Theology as a Counter Theology: Suh Namdong’s Case," Madang (June 2014): 29-50.

Young Woon Ko, “Wŏnhyo’s Theory of Hwajaeng and Buddhist-Christian Dialogue,” Journal of Korean Religions (April 2016): 15-26.

Robert E. Buswell Jr., “The Challenge of an Authentic Buddhist-Christian Dialogue: A Response to Young Woon Ko,’ Journal of Korean Religions (April 2016): 27-33.

Albert Park. “Reclaiming the Rural: Modern Danish Cooperative Living in Colonial Korea, 1925-1937.” Journal of Korean Studies (Spring 2014): .

Maliangkay, Roald. There Is No Amen in Shaman: Traditional Music Preservation and Christianity in South Korea.Asian Music 45 -1 (WIN-SPR 2014): 77-97.

Park, Yunjae 박윤재. “The Work of Sherwood Hall and the Haiju Tuberculosis Sanatorium in Colonial Korea.” Korean Journal of Medical History 22-3(Dec.  2013): 681-712.

Lee, Hoo Jung 이후정.A History of Theological Thought in the Korean Church.”  Korean Journal of Christian Studies 88 (2013)

Lee, Chung Soon 이정순. “Two Models of Christian-Confucian Dialogue in Korea -Toward An Indigenized Korean Theology.” Korean Journal of Christian Studies 88 (2013) 

Chow, Alexander, “The East Asian Rediscovery of 'Sin'." Studies in World Christianity 19:2 (2013): 126-140. 

Rausch,Franklin D.The Jesuits in Korea:  Influence without Presence.” World History Connected 10-3 (October 2013). 
Kim Heung Soo김흥수. "Approaches to the Historiography of Asian Christianity." Asian Christian Review 7:1 (Summer 2013): 28-39.
Kim Sung-Gun 김성건. “Korean Pentecostal Christianity: Reasons for Success and Challenges for Future Research,” Bulletin 37 (Nagoya: Nanzan Institute or Religion & Culture, 2013): 27-34.

Han, Sang Min 한상민. “Han as the Eschatological Pathos for Yearning the Outpouring of the Holy Spirit: Han and Korean Pentecostal Reality,” Korean Journal of Christian Studies 87 (2013).

Wells, Kenneth. "The Impact of 1945 on a North Korean Family: An Experiment of Historical Understanding," Korean Histories 3.2 (June 2013): 48-59.
Hong, In Sik 홍인식. "God of Life, Lead Us to Justice and Peace: Reflection from an Asian and Korean Church Perspective."  International Review of Mission (April 2013): 56-68.
Groody, Daniel G. "A God of Life, a Civilization of Love: Justice, Mission, and Catholic Social Teaching,"  International Review of Mission (April 2013): 17-29.
Baker, Donald. "The Transformation of the Catholic Church in Korea: From a Missionary Church to an Indigenous Church." Journal of Korean Religions 4-1 (Spring 2013): 11-42.

Rausch, Franklin. "The Bishop’s Dilemma: Gustave Mutel and the Catholic Church in Korea, 1890–1910." Journal of Korean Religions 4-1 (Spring 2013): 43-70.

Kim. Sean C. 김종범. "Via Media in the Land of Morning Calm: The Anglican Church in Korea." Journal of Korean Religions 4-1 (Spring 2013): 71-98.

Strwan, Lee-Ellen. "Protestant Bible Education for Women: First Steps in Professional Education for Modern Korean Women." Journal of Korean Religions 4-1 (Spring 2013): 99-122.

Lee, Timothy S. 이상훈. "‘‘Japan and Korea for Christ and His Church’’: The Unexpected Success and Demise of the Yotsuya/William D. Cunningham Mission, a Mission of the Stone-Campbell Movement." Journal of Korean Religions 4-1 (Spring 2013): 123-138.

Torrey, Deberniere . "Yesuwŏn: An Ongoing Experiment in the Kangwŏndo Wilderness." Journal of Korean Religions 4-1 (Spring 2013): 139-168.

Underwood, Elizabeth. "Contested Heritage: The ‘‘Yanghwajin Controversy’’ and Korean Protestantism." Journal of Korean Religions 4-1 (Spring 2013): 169-188.


Nicholas Harkness, “Encore!: Homecoming Recitals in Christian South Korea,” Journal of Korean Studies 17-2 (Fall 2012): 351-381.

Oak, Sung-Deuk 옥성득. "Competing Chinese Names for God: The Chinese Term Question and Its Influence upon Korea," Journal of Korean Religions 3-2 (Oct. 2012): 1-27.
Oak Sung-Deuk 옥성득."Major Protestant Revivals in Korea, 1903-1935," Studies of World Christianity 18.3 (Oct. 2012): 269–290.

Kim, Jin-ho 김진호. "The Political Empowerment of Korean Protestantism since around 1990," Korea Journal 52-3 (Autumn 2012): 64-90.
Park Moon-Su 박문수. "Urgent Issues Facing Modern Korean Catholicism and Their Subtext," Korea Journal 52-3 (Autumn 2012): 91-118.
Rausch, Franklin. "Like Birds And Beasts: Justifying Violence against Catholics in Late Chosŏn Korea," Acta Koreana (June 2012): 43-71.
Roux, Pierre-Emmanuel. "The Great Ming Code and the Repression of Catholics in Chosŏn Korea," Acta Koreana (June 2012): 73-106.
Choi, Seon-Hye 최선혜. "The Holy Mother and the Son of God: A Stone Cast at Patriarchal Society in Late Chosŏn Korea," Acta Koreana (June 2012): 107-126.

Park, Joon-Sik 박준식. "Korean Protestant Christianity: A Missiological Reflection," IBMR (April 2012): 59-64.

Kim, Sunghae Simone 김성해. "Rev. Son Yangwon: A Martyr of Love, Pastoral Theology and Care for those who Left Behind," 한국기독교신학논총 (Spring 2012): 277-294. 
Purinton, William T. "The Spoken Word of God: Religious Experience in the Contextualized Pentecostal Theology of David Yonggi Cho," 한국기독교신학논총 (Spring 2012): 295-308.
Strawn Lee-Ellen Strawn, "Korean Bible Women’s Success: Using the Anbang Network and the Religious Authority of the Mudang," Journal of Korean Religions 3-1 (April 2012): 117-149.

Wesley L. Handy. “Correlating the Nevius Method with Church Planting Movements: Early Korean Revivals as a Case Study,” Eleutheria 2:1 Winter (Feb. 2012): 3-23.

Yu, K. Kale. “Hawaiian Connectionalism: Methodist Missionaries, Hawaii Mission, and Korean Ethnic Churches.” Methodist History 50-1 (October 2011): 3-15.

Yu, K. Kale. "American Missionaries and the Korean Independence Movement in the Early Twentieth Century."International Journal of Korean Studies 55:2 (Fall/Winter 2011): 171-186.
Grayson, James. H. "Montanism and the "Empire of Mount Sion (시온산 제국 )": Lessons from the Early Church and the Early Korean Church," Journal of Korean Religions (Oct. 2011): 83-110.      
Massey, James. "A Theology of Justice, Peace and Life: From the Perspective of Dalit and Minjung,” Madang: International Journal of Contextual Theology 16 (Dec. 2011): 11-34.

Kim, Il Mok 김일목. "Assessing the Nexus between Shamanism and Protestantism in South Korea," Madang: Journal of Contextual Theology 15 (June 2011): 7-20.

Kwon, Jin Kwan 권진관. “The Subjecthood of Minjung in history through Han, Dan, and Event : An Interpretation of Suh Namdong and Ahn Byungmu,” Madang 16 (Dec. 2011): 55-68.

Kang, Won Don 강원돈. “The Priest of Han as a Theme in Christian-Shamanist Interfaith Dialogue,” Madang (Dec. 2011): 69-92.

Park Ro hun 박노훈. “The Emergence and Convergence of Christian Identities: An East Asian Reflection on the Bible, Minjung, and Identities,” Madang (Dec. 2011): 109-134.

Kim, Heung Soo 김흥수. "The Korean War(1950-53) and Christianity: Pro-American Activities of the Christian Churches and the North Korean Reactions," Madang 16 (Dec. 2011): 135-158.

Hong, Sang Tae 홍상태. “Analysis on Women Leadership in Women House Churches in Comparison to Leadership in Male-centered Mainstream Presbyterian Churches,” Madang (Dec. 2011): 159-180.

Lee, Sang-Hoon 이상훈. "Syngman Rhee's Vision and Reality: The Establishment of the Nation and Thereafter," Review of Korean Studies (Autumn 2011): 33-60.

Angella Son, “Assertion and Accommodation as a Paradoxical Dance in Achieving Self-Formation of Korean Women in Evangelical Churches,” Journal of Pastoral Psychology 60:4 (Aug. 2011):  601-607.

Ahn, Kyo-seong 안교성. "The Identity of the Korean Church and its Relationship with the Poor," Changsin nondan [Korea Presbyterian Journal of Theology] (Oct. 2011): 119-135.
Kim, Sung Gun 김성건. "Korean Christian Zionism: A Sociological Study of Mission,"  International Review of Mission (April 2011): 85-95.
Moon, Youngseok. 문영석 "Sociological Implications of the Roman Catholic Conversion Boom in Korea," Korea Journal (Spring 2011): 143-175.

Krämer, Hans Martin. "Beyond the Dark Valley: Reinterpreting Christian Reactions to the 1939 Religious Organizations Law." Japanese Journal of Religious Studies (2011): 181-221.

Daughrity, Dyron B. "Christianity Is Moving from North to South—So What About the East?" International Bulletin of Missionary Research (Jan. 2011): 18-22.
Schmid, Andre, "Two Americans in Korea: Evaluating An Oriental Empire," Korean Histories 2.2 (2010): 7-23. 
Adams, Daniel J.  “Ghosts, Spirits, and Saints: Ancestors and the Catholic Church in Korea.”  Transactions of the Royal Asiatic Society Korea Branch 85 (2010): 109-130.
Lim, Michelle Sungshin 림성신. "Adversity and Advance: The Experience of the Orthodox Church of Korea," Studies in World Christianity, v16 n3 (2010): 304-319.
Lee, Sang-Hoon 이상훈. "Nomadism and the Discovery of the Nation: The Case of Yun Chiho," Review of Korean Studies (Autumn 2010): 51-64.
Ahn, Kyo-seong 안교성. “The Missionary Spirit of the Korean Church.” Presented at the Tokyo 2010 Global Mission Consultation & Celebration.
Choi, Hyaeweol 최혜월. "The Visual Embodiment of Women in the Korea Mission Field," Korean Studies, 34, no. 1 (2010): 90-126.
Kim, Kirsteen.  "Christianity’s Role in the Modernization and Revitalization of Korean Society in the Twentieth-Century" International Journal of Public Theology, 4, no. 2 (2010): 212-236.
Park, Chang-Won 박창원. "Between God and ancestors: ancestral practice in Korean Protestantism." International journal for the Study of the Christian Church, 10: 4 (2010): 257–273.
Oak, Sung-Deuk 옥성득. ""Images of the Cross in Early Modern Korea: The Geomantic Prophecy of the Chŏnggam-nok and the Protestant Flag of the Red Cross," J0urnal of Korean Religions 1 (September 2010): 117-161. 
Oak, Sung-Deuk 옥성득. Healing and Exorcism: Christian Encounters with Shamanism in Early Modern Korea,” Asian Ethnology (July 2010): 99-135.
Jung, Jae-Hoon 정재훈. "Meeting the World through Eighteenth-century Yŏnhaeng," Seoul Journal of Korean Studies 23:1 (June 2010): 51-69.
Kim, Sharon. "Shifting Boundaries within Second-Generation Korean American Churches," Sociology of Religion 71 (Summer 2010): 98-122.
Jo, Angela M. Annette E. Maxwell, Bryan Yang, and Roshan Bastani, "Conducting Health Research in Korean American Churches: Perspectives from Church Leaders," Journal of Community Health 35.2 (April 2010): 156-164.    
Park, Yunjae 박윤재. "The 1927 “Emetine Injection Incident” in Colonial Korea and the Intervention of Korean Western-trained Doctors," Korea Journal (Spring 2010): 160-177.
Grayson, James H.  “Idolatry, Ideology and Nationalism: A Korean Millenarian Sect and the State.”  Transactions of the Royal Asiatic Society Korea Branch 85 (2010): 95-107.
Oh, Chung Sun 오정선. "A Hermeneutics of Korean Theology of Filial Piety as a Global Theology," 한국신학논총 69 (2010): 147-163.
Lee, You Jae 이유재.  “The Concept of Religion and the Reception of Christianity in Korea around 1900.” Bochumer Jahrbuch zur Ostasienforschung 33 (2009): 61-75.
Achterberg, Peter, Dick Houtman, Stef Aupers, Willem De Koster, Peter Mascini, and Jeroen Van der Waal. 2009. "A Christian Cancellation of the Secularist Truce? Waning Christian Religiosity and Waxing Religious Deprivatization in the West." Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48: 687-701.
Hwang, Alexander. "The Silk Letter of Alexander Sayong Hwang: Introduction and Abridged Translation." Missiology: An International Review 37/2 (2009): 165-179.
Jibum Kim, Yongmo Lee, Jaesok Son and Tom W. Smith. 김지범 이영모 손재석. "Trends of religious identification in Korea: Changes and continuities." Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48(4):789–793.
Wells, Kenneth M. “The Failings of Success: The Problem of Religious Meaning in modern Korean Historiography,” Korean Histories 1:1 (December 2009): 60-80.
Han, Gil-Soo 한길수, Han, Joy J, and Kim, Andrew Eungi, "‘Serving Two Masters’: Protestant Churches in Korea and Money," International Journal for the Study of the Christian Church 9.4 (Nov. 2009): 333–360.
Timothy S. Lee 이상훈. "What Should Christians Do about a Shaman-Progenitor?: Evangelicals and Ethnic Nationalism in South Korea" Church History: Studies in Christianity and Culture (2009):    .
Ryu, Hyun-guk 류형국. "Robert Morrison's Influence on Translation, Printing, and Publishing in Asia," Design Discourse IV:2 (Oct. 2009): 1-13.
Grayson, James H. "The Emplantation of Christianity: An Anthropological Examination of the Korean Church," Transformation: An International Journal of Holistic Mission Studies, 26: 3 (2009): 161-173.  
Kane, Danielle and Park, June Mee. 박준미. "The Puzzle of Korean Christianity: Geopolitical Networks and Religious Conversion in Early Twentieth-Century East Asia," American Journal of Sociology 115: 2 (September 2009): 365–404.

Kim, Andrew Eungi 김은기. “Korean Evangelical Women’s Conversion and Institutional Involvement: Negotiating with Religious Patriarchy,” Korea Journal 49:2 (Summer 2009):183-187.

Palmer, Brandon. "American Media Coverage of the Assassination of Durham White Stevens," Sungkyun Journal of East Asian Studies (April 2009): 63-77.

Oak, Sung-Deuk 옥성득. “Edinburgh 1910, Fulfillment Theory, and Missionaries in China and Korea.” Journal of Asian and Asian American Theology IX (March 2009): 29-51.  

Finch, Andrew. "The Pursuit of Martyrdom in the Catholic Church in Korea before 1866." Journal of Ecclesiastical History 60.1 (Jan 2009): 95-118.

Kim, Shin K. "An Antiseptic Religion: Discovering A Hybridity on the Flux of Hygiene and Christianity,"Journal of Religion and Health 47 (2008): 253–262.

Rausch, Franklin. “Saving Knowledge: Catholic Educational Policy in the Late Choson Dynasty.Acta Koreana 11:3 (December 2008): 47-85.

Kim, Chong Bum 김종범. “For God and Home: Women’s Education in Early Korean Protestantism.” Acta Koreana 11:3 (December 2008): 9-28.
Chang, Christine Sungjin 장성진. “Hidden but Real: the vital contribution of Biblewomen to the rapid growth of Korean Protestantism, 1892-1945,” Women's History Review 17: 4 (September 2008): 575-595.
Ryu, Dae Young 류대영. "The Origin and Characteristics of Evangleical Protestantism in Korea at the Turn of the Twentieth Century," Church History 77:2 (June 2008): 371-398.
Park, Joo. 박주. “Catholicism and Women in the Royal Court of King Sunjo in the Late Chosun Dynasty.” Yosong kwa yoksa 8 (June 2008): 1-19.
Baik So-young 백소영, "The Protestant Ethic Reversed: A Study in the 'Elective Affinity' between Neo-Liberalism and Christian Fundamentalism," Madang: Journal of Contextual Theology 9 (June 2008): 29-48.

Moon, Steve Sang-Cheol 문상철. "The Protestant Missionary Movement in Korea: Current Growth and Development,"International Bulletin of Missionary Research (April 2008):
Nam, Oh Wei 남오위.  “The Transformation of Frank Schofield (1889-1970): Opening Korea, a Hermit Nation in East Asia.”  Social Identities: Journal for the Study of Race, Nation and Culture 14:2 (March 2008): 233-251.

Ahn, In-sub 안인섭. “A Historical Development of the Relationship between the South and the North Korean Protestant Churches: From 1945 to the Beginning 21st century.” Chongshin Theological Journal 13:1 (February 2008): 168-187.  
Jang, Hyung Chull 장형철. “Religious Cultural Hybridity in Chudosik (Ancestor Memorial Service/Ceremony) in Korean Protestantism.” Journal of Religious History 31:4 (December 2007): 403-420.
Park, Yong-Shin 박영신. “The Church as a Public Space: Resources, Practices, and Communicative Culture in Korea.” International Journal of Korean History 11 (December 2007): 17-37.

Kim, Kweon-jeong 김권정. “The Role of Christian Nationalists in the Sin'ganhoe Movement.” International Journal of Korean History 11 (December 2007): 39-81.
Kim, Sung Gun 김성건. “KoreanProtestant Christianity in the midst of Globalization: Neoliberalism and the Pentecostalization of Korean Churches,” Korea Journal  47:4 (Winter 2007): 147-170.
Bays, Daniel. "The Problem of 'Evangelicalsim' in Discussing Christianity in Korea and China since 1900: A Preliminary Inquiry by a China Historian," 한국 로고스 경영학회 학술발표대회 논문집 (Nov. 2007): 32-38.         

Shim, Gunshik 심군식. “Methodist Medical Mission in Korea.” Methodist History 46:1 (October 2007): 34-46.       
Grayson, James Huntley. “The Kwallye Samga of Korea: A Failed Attempt at Christian Accommodation to Confucian Culture.” Asian Folklore Studies 66:1-2 (2007): 125-140. 

Kang, Jung In 강정인. “Politics and Truth: An Analysis of Richard E. Kim’s Novel, The Martyred,” Korea Journal 47:2 (Summer 2007): 184-207. 
Yoo, Ki Bbeum 유기범. "Looking for Salvation beyond a Risk-laden Reality: The Religious Nature of Korean Internet Culture," Korea Journal  47:2 (Summer 2007): 12-40. 

Hwang Jae-Beom 황재범. "A New Confession of Faith with an Eco-Theology and a Father-Centered Trinitatianism: A Critical Study of The 21st Centiry Confession of Faith of he Presbyterian Church of Korea," IRM (Jan-Apr. 2007): 128-141.

Kim, Kirsteen."Ethereal Christianity: Reading Korean Mega-Church Websites," Studies in World Christianity 13.3 (2007): 208-224. 

Clark, Donald N. "Christianity in Modern Korea," Education about Asia. 11, 2 (Fall 2006): 35-39.

Shin, Ik-cheol 신익철. "The Experiences of Visiting Catholic Churches in Beijing and the Recognition of Western Learning Reflected in the Journals of Travel to Beijing," Review of Korean Studies 9-4(Dec. 2006): 11-31.

Eggert, Marion  “'Western Learning', Religious Plurality, and the Epistemic Place of 'Religion' in Early Modern Korea.” Religion 42-2 (April 2012): 299-318.