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South Korea, a cultural profile

Farheen Hassan

South Korea, a cultural profile

by Farheen Hassan

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Published by Anti-Racism, Multiculturalism and Native Issues (AMNI) Centre, Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Korea (South) -- Civilization.,
  • Korea (South) -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwriter, Farheen Hassan.
    SeriesCultural profile -- [71]
    ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. AMNI Centre., Canada. Citizenship and Immigration Canada.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p. :
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21772736M
    ISBN 100772778280
    OCLC/WorldCa410229261

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    CULTURAL IDENTITY AND CULTURAL POLICY IN SOUTH KOREA Haksoon Yim* Korea Culture and Contents Agency, Seoul, South Korea INTRODUCTION With the evolution of cultural policy in South Korea, there has been an associated change in cultural policy objectives, these being primarily concerned with establishing cultural identity. As the author explains in the beginning of the book, there really are not a ton of books on South Korea and South Korean culture and society. While this perhaps isn't the most in depth book on modern South Korean history and politics (The Two Koreas is superior in that way) the author's explanations were very helpful/5.

      Ten Korean writers on a country sawn in half was more recently accused of putting a group of London students at risk by joining them incognito to research his book, North Korea South Korea Author: Claire Armitstead. The economy of South Korea is a highly developed mixed economy dominated by family-owned conglomerates called is the 4th largest GDP in Asia and the 12th largest in the world. South Korea is known for its spectacular rise from one of the poorest countries in the world to a developed, high-income country in just a few generations. This economic growth has been Country group: Developed/Advanced, High .


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