North Korean Review, Vol. 10, No. 1 (Spring 2014)


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About the Author(s)

Yongho Kim is the director of the Yonsei Institute for North Korean Studies and a professor in the Political Science and International Studies Department at Yonsei University.

Bibliographic Details

Edited by Yongho Kim
Format: softcover (7 x 10)
Pages: 104
Bibliographic Info:
Copyright Date: 2014
pISBN: 1110020000101
Imprint: McFarland

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Editors’ Comments (Suk Hi Kim and Yongho Kim) 3


Command Without Control? Nuclear Crisis Instability on the Korean Peninsula (Andrew ­O’Neil) 7

Framing the Nuke: How News Media Among Countries in the ­Six-Party Talks Framed North Korea’s Nuclear Test (Mun-Young Chung, Justin R. Lessman and Meijing Fan) 22

Addressing North Korean Security Challenges Through Non-State-Centric International Economic Engagement (Brendan Howe and Jason Park) 39

Immunity to Resistance? ­State-Society Relations and Political Stability in North Korea in a Comparative Perspective (Balázs Szalontai and Changyong Choi) 55

The Hermit Kingdom Goes Online … Information Technology, Internet Use and Communication Policy in North Korea (Bernhard Seliger and Stefan Schmidt) 71


True Believers: Conversations with North Koreans (David P. Fields) 89

Call for Papers and Style Guide 103

Book Reviews & Awards

“has played a defining role in the field of North Korean studies…recommend[ed] that most academic and public libraries subscribe in order to provide relevant information about Northeast Asian peace and economic prosperity.”—Library Journal.