The Parliament of Histories: New Religions, Collective Historiography, and the Nation

@article{Walraven2001ThePO,
  title={The Parliament of Histories: New Religions, Collective Historiography, and the Nation},
  author={Boudewijin Walraven},
  journal={Korean Studies},
  year={2001},
  volume={25},
  pages={157 - 178}
}
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