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New Korea : An Inside Look at South Korea's Economic Rise.

Author/Creator:
KIM, Myung Oak.
Publication:
Saranac Lake : AMACOM, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (289 pages)
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Korea (South) -- Economic conditions -- 1988-.
Korea (South) -- Economic policy -- 1988-.
Korea (South) -- Foreign economic relations.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
A fascinating look at South Korea's miraculous rise from poverty to affluence and influence... and what it means for the rest of the world.
Contents:
Intro
Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction
PART ONE: HISTORY
1 Still Living in the Past: Why History Matters
2 North Korea: A Distorted Mirror
PART TWO: ECONOMICS AND TRADE
3 The IMF Crisis and Its Impact on South Korea
4 The Middle Nation: How Korea Navigates Between Japan and China
5 So Long, Uncle Sam: The Korean-U.S. Relationship
PART THREE: INDUSTRIES
6 Korea in the Driver's Seat: A Short History of the Korean Car
7 Samsung Eternal: From Rice Trading to 174 Billion in Sales
8 LG's Rebirth: Lak Hui Learns to Create Its Own Luck
9 Technology Nirvana: Korea's Wired and Wireless Leadership
10 The Korean Wave: Ebbing or Flowing?
PART FOUR: SOCIETY
11 The Culture of Business: What It's Like to Work and Play in Korea
12 Teeing Off: Korea's Obsession with Golf
13 From Homogeneity to Multiculturalism: The World Comes to Korea
14 A Changing Society: Shifting Roles in Modern Korea
PART FIVE: THE FUTURE
15 Whither the North? Four Scenarios for the Future of North Korea
16 Toward Korea 3.0: Challenges and Opportunities for the Next Forty Years
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
JAFFE, Sam.
Other format:
Print version: KIM, Myung Oak New Korea
ISBN:
9780814414903
9780814414897
OCLC:
609863619