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“Who Owns the Nation?”: Cold War Competition over Zainichi Koreans in Japan

Jaeeun Kim

in Contested Embrace: Transborder Membership Politics in Twentieth-Century Korea

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780804797627
eISBN:
9780804799614
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804797627.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Chapter 2 examines the prolonged and vehement competition between North and South Korea over the allegiance of colonial-era Korean migrants who remained in Japan in the context of decolonization and ... More


Trade—The Engine of Growth in East Asia

Peter C. Y. Chow and Mitchell H. Kellman

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195078954
eISBN:
9780199855001
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195078954.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

The four Pacific Basin countries of Taiwan, South Korea, Hong Kong, and Singapore, have each defied the vicious circle of poverty in the post-war years, emerging as dynamic and rapidly growing ... More


A History of Backwardness

Alice H. Amsden

in Asia's Next Giant: South Korea and Late Industrialization

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195076035
eISBN:
9780199870691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195076036.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, South and East Asia

This chapter examines how late industrialization in South Korea was at first retarded by a state too weak to intervene and stimulate capital expenditures. It also takes the position that when ... More


South Korea—The Most Innovative Law

Graham Greenleaf

in Asian Data Privacy Laws: Trade & Human Rights Perspectives

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199679669
eISBN:
9780191767487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679669.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

South Korea’s new Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA) of 2011 has comprehensive private and public sector scope, and includes strong and innovative privacy principles, and much stronger ... More


South Korea’s Growing Confidence

Brad Glosserman and Scott A. Snyder

in The Japan-South Korea Identity Clash: East Asian Security and the United States

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231171700
eISBN:
9780231539289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231171700.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter describes how South Korea's remarkable economic and political development over the past two decades has shaped public opinion and national identity. Conversations with leading South ... More


Enforced Disarmament without War? The Control of North Korean Nuclear Weapons

Philip Towle

in Enforced Disarmament: From the Napoleonic Campaigns to the Gulf War

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206361
eISBN:
9780191677090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206361.003.0012
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Military History

In the early 1990s, the international community tried to compel North Korea either to prove that it was not developing nuclear weapons or to cease such development. As so often, the aim was ... More


Industrializing through Learning

Alice H. Amsden

in Asia's Next Giant: South Korea and Late Industrialization

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195076035
eISBN:
9780199870691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195076036.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, South and East Asia

This is a book not only about South Korea and how it came to be a major factor in the world economy, but also about the industrialization process that South Korea followed. This process, which will ... More


Asia and the Pacific

Kathryn C. Lavelle

in The Politics of Equity Finance in Emerging Markets

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780195174090
eISBN:
9780199835287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195174097.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter examines Asia, where the greatest diversity of state experiences occurred. It considers the experiences of India by focusing on the politics of a multinational firm, Unilever, that ... More


Reluctant Embrace and Struggles for Inclusion: Korean Chinese “Return” Migration to Post–Cold War South Korea

Jaeeun Kim

in Contested Embrace: Transborder Membership Politics in Twentieth-Century Korea

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780804797627
eISBN:
9780804799614
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804797627.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Post Cold-War transborder membership politics gained momentum from the influx of Korean Chinese into South Korea. Chapter 4 highlight the protracted confusion, uncertainty, and indeterminacy that ... More


State-market realignment in post-crises east asia: From GNP developmentalism to welfare developmentalism?

Alvin Y. So and Stephen Wing-kai Chiu

in Repositioning the Hong Kong Government: Social Foundations and Political Challenges

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9789888083497
eISBN:
9789882209107
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888083497.003.0003
Subject:
History, Asian History

Using theoretical framework expounded by Evans in Chapter 1, this chapter examines how a classic developmental state – South Korea – has, in the wake of the 1997-8 Asian financial crisis, transformed ... More


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