By Yunshik Chang,Hyun-ho Seok,Donald Baker
Korea Confronts Globalization appears to be like on the approach during which the phenomenon of globalization has impacted on Korean society when it comes to nationwide identification, company swap, labour markets, democracy, culture and social coverage, and the results for Korea's social unity in a constantly globalizing global.
While changing into extra open to the surface global, South Korea has remained a cohesive nationwide neighborhood with a powerful nationalist response opposed to the globalization of Korea and with Koreans regularly reminding themselves of the necessity to keep their nationwide identification. they've got additionally realized to deal with a number of sorts of clash coming up from assorted pursuits in a posh society and the South Korean govt is now creating a severe try and identify a welfare kingdom with a number of schemes designed to aid the terrible and needy to take care of a minimal point of ‘decent’ residing. however it is doubtful no matter if South Korean society will proceed to stay cohesive. Social inequality is expanding and the category divisions seem to be hardening and as such can Korea stay cohesive?
As a quantity the political and social implications of globalization in glossy South Korea, this publication might be of significant curiosity to scholars and students of Korean and East Asian experiences, comparative sociology, improvement experiences and politics
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Korea Confronts Globalization (Routledge Advances in Korean Studies) by Yunshik Chang,Hyun-ho Seok,Donald Baker