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Korea Today

1st Edition

By George M. McCune


372 pages

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Published in 1950: Here is the first comprehensive study of Korea since its liberation and division. Written by an outstanding American authority with long personal knowledge of the country, it provides an analysis of the American and Russian military occupations, the efforts of the United Nations to deal with the problem of Unification of the country, the political and economic policies followed in the northern and southern regimes, and an appraisal of the U.S. program of economic and military aid to South Korea.

Table of Contents

1.The Historical Bakground 2. Korea as Japanese Colony 3. Korea in 1945 4. Korea in International Affairs Since 1945 5. The American Interim Regime 6. American Economic Policies 7. Agriculture in South Korea 8. Industry and Labor in South Korea 9. The Soviet Political Regime 10. Economic Policy in the Soviet Zone 11. Agriculture Labor and Industry in the Soviet Zone 12. Divided Korea 13. The Future of a Divided Korea

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HISTORY / General