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Non-Traditional Security Issues in North Korea

Kyung-Ae Park (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824837396
eISBN:
9780824871154
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824837396.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

The concept of security has undergone significant change in the past few decades: it has been broadened to include a greater number of potential threats and an increased number of relevant actors. ... More


Peace Fighters and Others in Pyongyang

S. P. MacKenzie

in British Prisoners of the Korean War

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199656028
eISBN:
9780191744624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656028.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Military History

This chapter examines responses to the no-holds-barred efforts by North Korean authorities to extract intelligence and force a number of British captives taken from the prisoner columns heading ... More


The Unruly Detail of Late Colonialism

Janet Poole

in When the Future Disappears: The Modernist Imagination in Late Colonial Korea

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231165181
eISBN:
9780231538558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231165181.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter presents how in the wake of a disappearing future the “detail” of Korean artists rose as an object of both debate and literary practice. It uses this detail as a lens through which to ... More


Life Leaves Death Behind

Sandra Fahy

in Marching Through Suffering: Loss and Survival in North Korea

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231171342
eISBN:
9780231538947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231171342.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter analyzes how the people who died during the North Korean Famine were attended to. It also looks into how the increased body count as the famine worsened raised alarm in society. Together ... More


A Global Slurp: Naengmyeon Noodles

Sonia Ryang

in Eating Korean in America: Gastronomic Ethnography of Authenticity

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839352
eISBN:
9780824868222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839352.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Connecting Los Angeles, Seoul, and Pyongyang, this chapter traces the journey taken by naengmyeon, Korean chilled noodle soup, served in food courts and restaurants in Korea and the United States. ... More


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