The Hidden People of North Korea : Everyday Life in the Hermit Kingdom
By: Hassig, Ralph.
Contributor(s): Oh, Kongdan.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2015Edition: 2nd ed.Description: 1 online resource (253 p.).ISBN: 9781442237193.Subject(s): Korea (North) -- Social life and customs | Korea (North)--Economic conditions | Korea (North)--Politics and government--1994-2011 | Korea (North)--Politics and government--2011- | Korea (North)--Social conditionsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Hidden People of North Korea : Everyday Life in the Hermit KingdomDDC classification: 951.9305 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Preface to the Second Edition; CHAPTER ONE. Introduction: Land of Illusions; CHAPTER TWO. The Country of the Three Kims; CHAPTER THREE. The Struggling National Economy; CHAPTER FOUR. The Emerging People's Economy; CHAPTER FIVE. Propaganda, News, and South Korean Soap Operas; CHAPTER SIX. Public Declarations and Private Thoughts; CHAPTER SEVEN. The Human Rights Deficit; CHAPTER EIGHT. Silent Defectors; CHAPTER NINE. Faint Light at the End of the Tunnel; Notes; Index; About the Authors
<span><span>This unique book, now fully updated, provides a comprehensive overview of all aspects of life in North Korea today. Drawing on decades of experience, noted experts Ralph Hassig and Kongdan Oh explore a secretive, oppressed, and hungry world few outsiders can imagine. </span></span><br /><span><span> </span></span>
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