Thursday, May 19, 2005


Kushibo weighs in on this never-ending debate (and has some interesting visuals). For me the kicker has always been that the official Japanese name for "Korea" wasn't "Korea," but "Chosen."

Dr. Larsen:

In the Japanese junior high school text that I'm using for reading practice, they still use Chosen when discussing the colonial period. The book was published in the mid-1990s.

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