The North Korean Revolution, 1945-1950 / Edition 1

The North Korean Revolution, 1945-1950 / Edition 1

by Charles K. Armstrong
     
 

Armstorng examines the genesis of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) both as an important yet rarely studied example of a communist state and as part of modern Korean history.See more details below

Overview

Armstorng examines the genesis of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) both as an important yet rarely studied example of a communist state and as part of modern Korean history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801489143
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
02/15/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
List of Abbreviations

Introduction
1.Revolution on the Margins
2. Liberation, Occupation, and the Emerging New Order
3. Remaking the People
4. Coalition Politics and the United Front
5. Planning the Economy
6. Constructing Culture
7. A Regime of Surveillance
8. The People's State
Conclusion

Appendix A: A Note on Sources
Appendix B: Statements of General Chistiakov on the Soviet Occupation of North Korea, Fall 1945
Selected Bibliography
Index

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