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Jongtae Kim

Humanities Korea Research Professor
The Asiatic Research Institute at Korea University

Jongtae Kim is Humanities Korea Research Professor in the Asiatic Research Institute at Korea University, Seoul. He earned his Ph.D. in sociology from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, U.S.A. (2011). His research interests include development studies, global sociology, and historical-comparative sociology, with a regional focus on Korea and East Asia.

Biography

Jongtae Kim is Humanities Korea Research Professor in the Asiatic Research Institute at Korea University, Seoul. He earned his Ph.D. in sociology from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, U.S.A. (2011). His research interests include development studies, global sociology, and historical-comparative sociology, with a regional focus on Korea and East Asia. Before beginning his academic career, he worked as a journalist for about ten years (1994-2004) for The Hankyoreh, a leading progressive Korean daily newspaper based in Seoul.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Development Studies, Global Sociology, Historical-comparative Sociology, Political Sociology, Cultural Studies

Books

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