The Park Chung Hee Era

The Park Chung Hee Era

The Transformation of South Korea

eBook - 2011
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In 1959 South Korea was mired in poverty. By 1979, it had a powerful industrial economy and a vibrant civil society that led to democracy eight years later. This volume examines the transformation as a study in the politics of modernization, contextualizing many historical ambiguities in South Korea's trajectory toward sustainable economic growth.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2011
ISBN: 9780674061064
Branch Call Number: 951.9504 Pa
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 744 pages)


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