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Chaste suicide, emotions and politics of honour in Korea

Honour, Violence and Emotions in History

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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...In 1904, in the final years of the Chŏson dynasty, the Bureau of Ritual Administration ordered that a memorial arch be erected in honour of Madam Kim (1883–1904), who had committed suicide after the death of her husband, Sim Chaedŏk...