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    What child-rearing customs reveal about Korea

    By Tim Alper As any resident of Korea will attest, there are few occasions quite as notable as a dol, a child’s first birthday. The grandeur of this day can eclipse even that of a wedding. However, the dol is only the very tip of a large iceberg when it comes to early child-rearing customs in Korea.