Asian Studies: Korean Studies

  • Asian Social Work: Professional Work in National Contexts book cover

    Asian Social Work

    Professional Work in National Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Shaw, Rosaleen Ow

    The countries of East and Southeast Asia, taken as a whole, display a laboratory of social and political conditions, with individual countries presenting a variety of political, cultural and social characteristics. Some with one-party state systems, others with stable liberal democracies and yet…

    Hardback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Digital Development in Korea: Lessons for a Sustainable World book cover

    Digital Development in Korea

    Lessons for a Sustainable World, 2nd Edition

    By Myung Oh, James F. Larson

    Digital Development in Korea explores the central role of digital information and communication technology in South Korea. Analysing the role of ICT in green growth and sustainability, this new edition also demonstrates how concerns over public safety and the Olympic Games, are shaping next…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

  • The Management of Consumer Co-Operatives in Korea: Identity, Participation and Sustainability book cover

    The Management of Consumer Co-Operatives in Korea

    Identity, Participation and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Seungkwon Jang

    This book explores and analyzes cooperative management and provides insight into how Korea’s consumer cooperatives have evolved and been managed. It focuses on Korea’s consumer cooperative management practices and examines their growth and performance. This book is an invaluable resource for those…

    Hardback – 2019-07-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Business Management

  • North Korea and Economic Integration in East Asia book cover

    North Korea and Economic Integration in East Asia

    1st Edition

    By Yeongseop Rhee, Patrick Messerlin

    Throughout North Korea’s history, it has regarded external relations with suspicion and as a potential threat to its regime. With North Korea working towards denuclearization, there is now hope for an economic opening. This book examines the external economic strategies that North Korea may…

    Hardback – 2019-07-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Transcontinental Silk Road Strategies: Comparing China, Japan and South Korea in Uzbekistan book cover

    Transcontinental Silk Road Strategies

    Comparing China, Japan and South Korea in Uzbekistan, 1st Edition

    By Timur Dadabaev

    This book analyses initiatives and concepts initiated by China, Japan and South Korea (the Republic of Korea) towards Central Asia to ascertain their impact on regionalism and regional cooperation in Central Asia. Using the case study of Uzbekistan, the book focuses on the formation of the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • The Korean Paradox: Domestic Political Divide and Foreign Policy in South Korea book cover

    The Korean Paradox

    Domestic Political Divide and Foreign Policy in South Korea, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marco Milani, Antonio Fiori, Matteo Dian

    Bringing together an international line up of contributors, this book examines South Korea’s foreign policy strategies designed to cope with the challenges of the post-Cold War regional order and the emergence of a "Korean paradox". Focusing on non-material factors in shaping the decision-making…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • South Korean Identity and Global Foreign Policy: Dream of Autonomy book cover

    South Korean Identity and Global Foreign Policy

    Dream of Autonomy, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Flamm

    In the 20th century, South Korea was usually seen as a "shrimp amongst whales", a minor player with limited agency in regional and global affairs. Korea’s risen status as a "middle power" today, however, begs the question about related changes in the South Korean identity or "sense of self" in the…

    Hardback – 2019-05-16
    Routledge
    Role Theory and International Relations

  • The Korean Economy: From Growth to Maturity book cover

    The Korean Economy

    From Growth to Maturity, 1st Edition

    By You-il Lee, Richard Lee

    The Korean Economy: From Growth to Maturity takes an in-depth, amalgamated look at the evolution of Korea’s globalization drive from the early 2000s (Kim Dae-jung regime, 1998–2003) to the present period (Park Geun-hye, 2013–2017). The book discusses the role of foreign companies on the…

    Hardback – 2019-05-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • East Asian Art History in a Transnational Context book cover

    East Asian Art History in a Transnational Context

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eriko Tomizawa-Kay, Toshio Watanabe

    This is the first comprehensive English-language study of East Asian art history in a transnational context, and challenges the existing geographic, temporal, and generic paradigms that currently frame the art history of East Asia. This pioneering study proposes an important new framework that…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Translanguaging in EFL Contexts: A Call for Change book cover

    Translanguaging in EFL Contexts

    A Call for Change, 1st Edition

    By Michael Rabbidge

    The purpose of this book is to promote the value of translanguaging in EFL teaching contexts. To date, translanguaging has been discussed mostly in regards to US and European contexts. This book will examine the teaching beliefs and practices of teachers within a South Korean elementary school…

    Hardback – 2019-03-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language Education

  • Korean Adoptees and Transnational Adoption: Embodiment and Emotion book cover

    Korean Adoptees and Transnational Adoption

    Embodiment and Emotion, 1st Edition

    By Jessica Walton

    This book investigates the experiences of South Koreans adopted into Western families and the complexity of what it means to "feel identity" beyond what is written in official adoption files. Korean Adoptees and Transnational Adoption is based on ethnographic fieldwork in South Korea and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

  • Asia-Pacific Film Co-productions: Theory, Industry and Aesthetics book cover

    Asia-Pacific Film Co-productions

    Theory, Industry and Aesthetics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dal Yong Jin, Wendy Su

    This book examines cross-regional film collaboration within the Asia-Pacific region. Through a mixed methods approach of political economy and industry, market and textual analysis, the book contributes to the understanding of the global fusion of cultural products and the reconfiguration of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Media and Cultural Industries

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