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- Diplomica Verlag 2008; US$ 36.02
Nordkorea zählt nach dem Zerfall des Ostblocks zu den letzten verbliebenen realsozialistischen Diktaturen in der Welt. Noch immer unterwirft sich das nordkoreanische Volk in bizarr anmutender Weise seinem "geliebten" Führer Kim Jong-Il (Sohn des Kim Il-sungs), während in anderen ex-kommunistischen Staaten schon längst die freie Marktwirtschaft Einzug... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2011; US$ 21.82
Hauptbeschreibung Die Bachelorarbeit beschäftigt sich mit der Isolation Nordkoreas und den daraus resultierenden Problemen und Folgen. Das Hauptaugenmerk dieser Arbeit liegt auf der Beantwortung der Frage: Warum und inwiefern ist Nordkorea eine isolierte Nation? Den theoretischen Rahmen der Arbeit bilden die Realistische und Institutionalistische... more...
- Infobase Publishing 2007; US$ 30.00
Located on the Korean Peninsula in East Asia, the communist country of North Korea has figured in US foreign affairs since the Korean War ended in 1953. Featuring photographs, maps, and facts and history, this book presents an exploration of the people, culture, history, geography, environment, economy, and government of this nation. more...
- Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Ptd Ltd 2010; US$ 12.80
He visits a bizarre flower-show in Pyongyang, crosses confusing ethno-religious fault lines in the Balkans and Lebanon, drinks tea with friendly Yemenis near Osama bin Laden?s ancestral village, explores prehistoric caves with Tuareg tribesmen in Libya, and plays Indiana Jones among pyramids shortly after a rebel attack on Khartoum. Through long-forgotten... more...
- Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Ptd Ltd 2012; US$ 12.80
How do you solve a problem like North Korea? Much has been written about the deaths of North Korea?s first two leaders, Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il, and the implications for the country and its people, but what about the future? Is the Korean peninsula doomed to an unstable, insecure future, or does a brighter future lie ahead? Above all, how is North... more...
- World Trade Press 2010; US$ 7.45
Women often occupy different roles in a foreign culture. Avoid offensive assumptions and behavior by understanding the position of women in Korean society: their legal rights; access to education and health care; workforce participation; and their dating, marriage, and family life. more...
- Lexington Books 2010; US$ 64.99
Threat does not inherently matter unless it is perceived, and, on the other hand, anything that is perceived as threat matters, whether or not the threat rings true. North Korean Foreign Policy: Security Dilemma and Succession, by Yongho Kim, posits security dilemma and political succession as the two main factors that North Korea perceives as threat,... more...
- Columbia University Press 2010; US$ 37.99
Traditional political models fail to account for North Korea's institutional politics, making the country's actions seem surprising or confusing when, in fact, they often conform to the regime's own logic. Drawing on recent primary materials, including North Korean speeches, commentaries, and articles, Patrick McEachern, a specialist on North Korean... more...
- Lexington Books 2012; US$ 64.99
For over five decades, North Korea has outlived many forecasts of collapse despite defects in its system. Origins of North Korea?s Juche: Colonialism, War, and Development, edited by Jae-Jung Suh, argues that it has survived because of Juche, a unique political institution built on the simple notion of self-determination, whose meanings and limits... more...