References from the “Healing Through Knowing Our History” presentation at the International Korean Adoptee Association (IKAA) Gathering August 1, 2019 in Seoul, South Korea
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Cavicchi, Andrea Kim. “Power, Resistance, and Subjectivity: An Exploration of Overseas Korean Adoptees in Korea.” PhD diss., University of California, Los Angeles, 2016.
Chang, Paul Y. and Andrea Kim Cavicchi. “Claiming Rights: Organizational and Discursive Strategies of the Korean Adoptee and Unwed Mother Movement.” Korea Observer, Vol. 46, No. 1 (Spring 2105): 145-180.
Choe Sang-Hun. “Group Resists Korean Stigma for Unwed Mothers.” New York Times, October 7, 2009.
Choe Sang-Hun. “An Adoptee Returns to South Korea and Changes Follow.” New York Times, June 28, 2013.
Choy, Catherine Ceniza, “Race and Rescue in Early Asian International Adoption History.” Chap. 1 in Global Families: A History of Asian International Adoption in America. New York: New York University Press, 2013.
—. “Institutionalizing International Adoption: The Historical Origins of Korean Adoption in the United States.” Chap. 2 in In International Korean Adoption: A Fifty-Year History of Policy and Practice. Edited by Kathleen Ja Sook Bergquist, M. Elizabeth Vonk, Dong Soo Kim, and Marvin D. Feit. New York: Routledge, 2007.
Cumings, Bruce, “Collision.” Chap.5 in Korea’s Place in the Sun: A Modern History. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2005.
Hübinette, Tobias, “Kim Dae Jung and the Adoption Issue.” Chap. 3 in Comforting an Orphaned Nation: Representations of International Adoption and Adopted Koreans in Korean Popular Culture. Seoul: Jimoondang, 2006. Rpt. as The Korean Adoption Issue between Modernity and Coloniality: Transnational Adoption and Overseas Adoptees in Korean Popular Culture. Sarrbrücken: Lambert Academic, 2009. Print.
—. “Korean Adoption History” in Community 2004. Guide to Korea for Overseas Adopted Koreans. Overseas Koreans Foundation, 2004.
Jones, Maggie. “The Returned: Why a Generation of Adoptees is Returning to South Korea.” New York Times, January 14, 2015.
Kim, Dong Soo, “A Country Divided: Contextualizing Adoption from a Korean Perspective.” Chap. 1 in In International Korean Adoption: A Fifty-Year History of Policy and Practice. Edited by Kathleen Ja Sook Bergquist, M. Elizabeth Vonk, Dong Soo Kim, and Marvin D. Feit. New York: Routledge, 2007.
Kim, Elaine and Eui-Young Yu, eds. “Brief Overview of Korean and Korean American History.” Appendix C in East to America: Korean American Life Stories. New York: New Press 1997
Kim, Elena J., “Waifs’ and ‘Orphans’ The Origins of Korean Adoption.” Chap. 1 in Adopted Territory: Transnational Korean Adoptees and the Politic of Belonging. Duke University Press, 2010.
—. “Made in Korea: Adopted Koreans and Native Koreans in the Motherland.” Chap. 6 in Adopted Territory: Transnational Korean Adoptees and the Politic of Belonging. Duke University Press, 2010.
—. The Origins of Korean Adoption: Cold War Geopolitics and Intimate Diplomacy. Working Paper Series (WP 09-09). U. S.-Korea Institute at SAIS, Johns Hopkins. 2009. Web. 24 Aug. 2012.
Kim, Hosu, “Secure the Nation, Secure the Family.” Chap. 2 in Birth Mothers and Transnational Adoption Practice in South Korea: Virtual Mothering. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.
Kim, Kihwan. “The 1997-98 Korean Financial Crisis: Causes, Policy Response and Lessons.” Presentation at The High-Level Seminar on Crisis Prevention in Emerging Markets, International Monetary Fund and the Government of Singapore, Singapore, July 10-11, 2006.
Kim, Michael. 2016. “The Politics of Ofﬁcially Recognizing Religions and the Expansion of Urban ‘’Social Work’’ in Colonial Korea.” Journal of Korean Religions, Vol. 7 No. 2 (October 2016): 69-98.
Kim, Seung-kyung, “Women Caught Between Global Capitalism and South Korean Patriarchy.” Chap. 1 in Class Struggle or Family Struggle: The Lives of Women Factory Workers in South Korea. Cambridge University Press, 1997.
—. “The Myth of Social Mobility: Its Creation and Reproduction Among Workers.” Chap. 3 in Class Struggle or Family Struggle: The Lives of Women Factory Workers in South Korea. Cambridge University Press, 1997.
Koo, Hagen, “Industrial Transformation.” Chap. 2 in Korean Workers: The Culture and Politics of Class Formation. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2001.
—. “A Martyr, Women Workers, and Churches.” Chap. 4 in Korean Workers: The Culture and Politics of Class Formation. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2001.
Lee, Dayoon. “The evolution of family policy in South Korea: From Confucian familism to Neo-familism.” Asian Social Work and Policy Review, Vol. 12, Issue 1 (February. 2018): 46-53.
Lee, Na Young. “The Construction of U.S. Camptown Prostitution in South Korea: Trans/formation and Resistance.” PhD diss., University of Maryland, College Park, 2006.
Min, Pyong Gap. “Korean ‘Comfort Women’: The Intersection of Colonial Power, Gender, and Class.” Gender and Society, Vol. 17 No. 6 (December 2003): 938-957.
Moon, Katharine H.S. “Partners in Prostitution.” Chap. 1 in Sex Among Allies: Military Prostitution in U.S.-Korea Relations. New York: Columbia University Press, 1997.
Moon, Seungsook. “Marginalized in Production and Mobilized to be Domestic: Women’s Incorporation into the Nation.” Chap. 3 in Militarized Modernity and Gendered Citizenship in South Korea. Duke University Press, 2005.
National Association of Black Social Workers. “Position Statement on Trans-racial Adoptions.” 1972.
National Indian Child Welfare Association. “Setting the Record Straight: The Indian Child Welfare Act Fact Sheet.” September 2015.
Oh, Arissa, “GIs and Missionaries in the Land of Orphans.” Chap. 1 in To Save the Children of Korea: The Cold War Origins of International Adoption. Stanford University Press, 2015.
—. “Solving the GI Baby Problem.” Chap. 2 in To Save the Children of Korea: The Cold War Origins of International Adoption. Stanford University Press, 2015.
—. “International Adoption in the ‘Miracle on the Han.’” Chap. 6 in To Save the Children of Korea: The Cold War Origins of International Adoption. Stanford University Press, 2015.
Pate, Soojin, “Militarized Humanitarianism: Rethinking the Emergency of Korean Adoption.” Chap. 1 in From Orphan to Adoptee: US Empire and Genealogies of Korean Adoption. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2014.
Rothschild, Matthew. “Babies for Sale: South Koreans make them, Americans buy them.” The Progressive (January 1988): 18-23.
Tschida, Rachel Kim. “Unwed Mothers Experience Limited Reproductive Choices in South Korea.” Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota, 2016.
- Sutori website with more articles (some duplicated from above). For personal interest and use only, please)
- Deann Borshay Liem’s Mu Films
- International Korean Adoption: A Fifty-Year History of Policy and Practice, edited by Kathleen Ja Sook Bergquist, M. Elizabeth Yonk, Dong Soo Kim, and Marvin D. Feit
- Comforting an Orphaned Nation: Representations of International Adoption and Adopted Koreans in Korean Popular Culture, by Tobias Hubinette
- Adopted Territory: Transnational Korean Adoptees and the Politics of Belonging, by Eleana Kim
- Invisible Asians: Korean American Adoptees. Asian American Experiences. And Racial Exceptionalism, by Kim Park Nelson.