Frommer's South Korea

The Japan–South Korea Identity Clash: East Asian Security and the United States

The Japan–South Korea Identity Clash: East Asian Security and the United States (Contemporary Asia in the World) by Brad Glosserman and Scott A. Snyder
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0231171706, 0231171714 | 240 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Internet Election Campaigns in the United States, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 18, 2017
Internet Election Campaigns in the United States, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan

Internet Election Campaigns in the United States, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan By Shoko Kiyohara, Kazuhiro Maeshima, Diana Owen
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 223 Pages | ISBN : 3319636812 | 3.01 MB

This book investigates how institutional differences, such as the roles of political parties and the regulation of electoral systems, affect the development of Internet election campaigns in the U.S., Japan, Korea, and Taiwan. It examines whether or not the “Americanization of elections” is evident in East Asian democracies. While Japan is a parliamentary system, the U.S.
Making We the People: Democratic Constitutional Founding in Postwar Japan and South Korea

Making We the People: Democratic Constitutional Founding in Postwar Japan and South Korea (Comparative Constitutional Law and Policy) by Chaihark Hahm and Sung Ho Kim
English | 2015 | ISBN: 110701882X | 330 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Familial Foundations of the Welfare State: Building the National Health Insurance Systems in South Korea and Taiwan

Familial Foundations of the Welfare State: Building the National Health Insurance Systems in South Korea and Taiwan By Hye Suk Wang
English | PDF | 2017 | 161 Pages | ISBN : 3319587110 | 3.67 MB

This book situates culture as a determining factor in the development of diverse welfare states, exploring the impact of traditional familialism on South Korean and Taiwanese programs. This approach provides an important alternative to studies that focus on formal variables– such as industrialization, state intervention, and resource mobilization– that do not explain the key differences between the similar programs.
Challenges of Modernization and Governance in South Korea: The Sinking of the Sewol and Its Causes

Challenges of Modernization and Governance in South Korea: The Sinking of the Sewol and Its Causes By Jae-Jung Suh, Mikyoung Kim
English | PDF | 2017 | 238 Pages | ISBN : 9811040222 | 3.01 MB

Focusing on the sinking of the Sewol, a commercial ferry which capsized off the South Korean coast in April 2014, this book considers key issues of disaster, governance, civil society and the ideational transformation of human agents and their empowerment. Providing a lens through which to re-examine South Korean institutions, laws and practices, the volume examines the impact of the Sewol incident and what it reveals about the fault lines of South Korean society and governance.
Intelligence and Security Informatics: 12th Pacific Asia Workshop, PAISI 2017, Jeju Island, South Korea, May 23, 2017

Intelligence and Security Informatics: 12th Pacific Asia Workshop, PAISI 2017, Jeju Island, South Korea, May 23, 2017, Proceedings by G. Alan Wang
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319574620, 9783319574622 | 151 Pages | PDF | 20.82 MB
The Economist (Intelligence Unit) - South Korea Making up for Lost Time (2017)

The Economist (Intelligence Unit) - South Korea Making up for Lost Time (2017)
English | 17 pages | True PDF | 3.60 MB
Birth Mothers and Transnational Adoption Practice in South Korea: Virtual Mothering

Birth Mothers and Transnational Adoption Practice in South Korea: Virtual Mothering by Hosu Kim
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137538511 | 245 Pages | PDF | 4.8 MB

This book illuminates the hidden history of South Korean birth mothers involved in the 60-year-long practice of transnational adoption.
Mega-Events and Mega-Ambitions: South Korea’s Rise and the Strategic Use of the Big Four Events (Mega Event Planning)

Mega-Events and Mega-Ambitions: South Korea’s Rise and the Strategic Use of the Big Four Events (Mega Event Planning) by Yu-Min Joo
English | 21 Aug. 2017 | ISBN: 1137531126 | 132 Pages | PDF | 2.41 MB

This book provides a holistic analysis of South Korea’s strategic use of mega-events in its modern development. It examines the Summer Olympics (1988), the World Expo (1993),
Public Administration in East Asia: Mainland China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan (repost)

Public Administration in East Asia: Mainland China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan by Evan M. Berman
English | 2010 | ISBN-10: 1420051903 | 692 pages | PDF | 6 MB