Syngman rhee and park chung hee only to be followed

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Syngman Rhee and Park Chung Hee, only to be followed by new authoritarianregimes, the democratic breakthrough of the late 1980s showed signs of permanenceothe protestors of the 1950s and 1960s were fore the most part a small, educated minorityoby the 1980s however, the democratic movement had become much more widespread, S koreans in ever-increasing numbers were willing to confront thepolitical and economic injustices of their society onumber of labor disputes exploded in 1987, with nearly four thousand disputes- more than in the previous 25 years combined. this worker unrest, alongside the large and sometimes violent student demonstrations that occuredregularly on alomst every univer campus from the kwangju incident onward - well-publicized in the western press-created an environment of ever-growing protests that were a clear threat to chun's authoritarian ruleothe protests threaten to undermine chun's attempt to use the olympics to showcase korea's economic achievements and his own leadership - chun's instinct to meet these protet with violence oAfter Kwangju, US wasn't going to stand by another massacre, US State department declared that wouldn't support a violent crackdown on the prostestors odramatic transformation from military govn't to civilian democracy, beginning with the demise of the Chun Doo Hwan military regimeoled to announcemne of chun stepping down and hold electrons before 1988 seoul olympics, not after as he had previously declared.o1987 electron represented a milestone in south K transition to democracyoin 1992 long time opposition figure kim young sam was elected the first civilian president in over thirty years , 1997 pro democracy activist kim dae jung obeginning of the democracy consolidating in SK
5 Discuss the role and function of juche/chuch’e in North Korean politics and society and its foreign policy, particularly in relation to former Soviet Union, China, US, and South Korea. Do you think juche/chuch’e ideology has been effective in dealing with issues that North Korea has faced since the early 1990s?

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