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Dr. Michael Seth
Cleveland Hall, Room 305
Office phone: 540-568-780158 Bluestone DriveMSC 2001
Harrisonburg, VA 22807
Professor of history
Ph.D., University of Hawaii
Fields and specialties / Teaching areas
Korea, East Asia, world history
“Education Zeal, State Control and Citizenship in South Korea.” Citizenship Studies, 16 (2012).
“Educational Exceptionalism” in Nancy Abelmann, Jung-ah Choi and So-jin Park editors, No Alternative?: Experiments in South Korean Education, edited by Nancy Abelmann et al. University of California Press, 2012.
A History of Korea: From Antiquity to the Present. Rowman & Littlefield, 2010.
A Concise History of Modern Korea: From the Late Nineteenth Century to the Present. Rowman and Littlefield, 2009.
Education Fever: Society, Politics and the Pursuit of Schooling. University of Hawaii Press, 2002.
Education About Asia, associate editor.
World History Association Planning Committee for the AP World History exam.