Diamond, Larry.

New Challenges for Maturing Democracies in Korea and Taiwan. - Palo Alto : Stanford University Press, 2014. - 1 online resource (408 p.) - eBooks on Demand Studies of the Walter H. Shorenstein Asi . - Studies of the Walter H. Shorenstein Asi .

""Contents""; ""Figures and Tables""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Acronyms""; ""Contributors""; ""Introduction: Korea and Taiwan: New Challenges for Maturing Democracies - Larry Diamond and Gi-Wook Shin""; ""Part One. Political Culture""; ""Chapter 1. Trends in Attitudes Toward Democracy in Korea and Taiwan - Chong-Min Park and Yun-han Chu""; ""Part Two. Political Parties and Identity Politics""; ""Chapter 2. The Party System in Korea and Identity PoliticsJiyoon Kim""; ""Chapter 3. Political Parties and Identity Politics in Taiwan - Shelley Rigger"" ""Part Three. New Media and the Transformation of Politics""""Chapter 4. Digital Media and the Transformation of Politics in Korea - Minjeong Kim and Han Woo Park""; ""Chapter 5. Digital Media and the Transformation of Politics in Taiwan - Chen-Dong Tso""; ""Part Four. Economic Adaptation to the Global Economy""; ""Chapter 6. Global Ascendance, Domestic Fracture: Korea�s Economic Transformation Since 1997 - Yoonkyung Lee""; ""Chapter 7. Challenges for the Maturing Taiwan Economy - Wan-wen Chu""; ""Part Five. Social Welfare Policy"" ""Chapter 8. Democratization and Health Care: The Case of Korea in Financing and Equity - Sangho Moon""""Chapter 9. The Aging Society and Social Policy in Taiwan - Wan-I Lin""; ""Part Six. Nationalism, Regionalism, and Global Trends""; ""Chapter 10. Influencing South Korea�s Democracy: China, North Korea, and Defectors - Katharine H. S. Moon""; ""Chapter 11. China�s Rise and Other Global Trends: Implications for Taiwan Democracy - Richard Bush""; ""Index""

New Challenges for Maturing Democracies in Korea and Taiwan takes a creative and comparative view of the new challenges and dynamics confronting these maturing democracies.Numerous works deal with political change in the two societies individually, but few adopt a comparative approach-and most focus mainly on the emergence of democracy or the politics of the democratization processes. This book, utilizing a broad, interdisciplinary approach, pays careful attention to post-democratization phenomena and the key issues that arise in maturing democracies.What emerges is a picture of two evolving d

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Democracy -- Korea (South).
Democracy -- Taiwan.
Korea (South) -- Politics and government.
Taiwan -- Politics and government.


Electronic books.

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