In this new edition of Clifford's widely acclaimed book, the author expands his analysis of modern Korea to include the dramatic events of recent years. These include the imprisonment and sentencing of two former presidents of South Korea for their role in the Kwangju uprising and on various charges of corruption, the death of Kim Il Sung in the North and the resultant exacerbation of the instability of the North-South standoff, with all its military/nuclear implications, and recent labor and student protests.One of those who ran an independent operation was a young man named Chung Ju Yung, who had just turned twenty-four when he bought the aquot;Ado Serviceaquot; auto repair shop in the Sodaemun district of Seoul in 1 940. The shop had twentyanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||M.E. Sharpe - 1998|