North Korea in a Nutshell: A Contemporary Overview (Hardcover)

North Korea in a Nutshell: A Contemporary Overview By Kongdan Oh, Ralph Hassig Cover Image
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This thoughtful book provides a concise introduction to North Korea. The authors trace the country's history from its founding in 1948 and describe its current political, economic, social, and cultural life under the continued stranglehold of the Kim family.

About the Author


Kongdan (Katy) Oh, whose parents fled from the northern half of Korea in 1945, has worked for more than thirty years as a policy analyst at the RAND Corporation and then at the Institute for Defense Analyses.Ralph Hassig taught for five years in Asia as an adjunct professor of psychology at the University of Maryland University College.. He and his wife, Kongdan Oh, are the authors of North Korea through the Looking Glass and The Hidden People of North Korea.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781538151389
ISBN-10: 1538151383
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Publication Date: June 11th, 2021
Pages: 280
Language: English