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Resources and Chapter Guide for “Contextualizing Min Jin Lee’s Pachinko”

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Editor’s Note: Please see Todd Munson’s teaching resources essay “Contextualizing Min Jin Lee’s Pachinko” from the winter 2019 issue of Education About Asia beginning on p. 54. Names and locations in the chapter outline use the Revised Romanization of Korean.

Suggested Resources and Chapter Guide for “Contextualizing Min Jin Lee’s Pachinko”

Abroad in Japan. “Japan’s Biggest Gaming Obsession Explained | Pachinko.” YouTube Video, 11:06. July 20, 2018.

Lie, John. “Zainichi: The Korean Diaspora in Japan.” Education About Asia 14, no. 2 (2009),

Lipman, Jonathan N. “Imperial Japan: 1894-1945.” About Japan: A Teacher’s Resource. Japan Society.

Moon, Rennie. “Koreans in Japan.” Stanford Program on International and Cross-Cultural Education (SPICE). Stanford University / Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies. Fall 2010.

Newell, Charles. “Book Review Essay of Pachinko.” Education About Asia 23, no. 2 (2018): 68–69.


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