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Asian 221 9/3 North Korea: 23 Million. Capital: Pyongyang South Korea: 50 Million. Capital: Seoul Moderate temperature Size: 85,000 sq. miles Han – sadness, “Korean Blues” Joeng – affection History Three Kingdoms to a Unified State of Shilla; Koguryo, Paekche, Silla (57BC-936AD) Koryo Dynasty, 918-1392 Choson Dynasty, 139201910 Japanese Colonial Rule and the Nationalist Movement Liberation and Partition Korean War and the aftermath South Korea and North Korea: Syngman Rhee and Kim Ilsung Park Chung Hee: Dictatorship and Economic Growth Kwangju massacre and Chung Doo Hwan: Student Movement and Pro-Democracy Movement Roh Tae Woo: Compromised Leader and Corruption Charges Kim Young Sam and Civilian Government: Anti Corruption Reforms and the IMF Crisis Kim Da Jung and Democratization: North-South Summit with Kim Jong Il, Nobel Prize and Fall of a Human Rights Leader Roh Moo Hyun and Relations with North Korea and America: Rise of Anti-Americanism
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This note was uploaded on 10/01/2008 for the course ASIAN 2218 taught by Professor Shin during the Fall '08 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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