North Korea: History, Political Economy, Culture

3 credits

KOREAN 4867

Korean
College of Arts and Science

(same as HIST 4867). The aim of this course is to survey North Korea’s history, especially in terms of political economy and culture. Through several themes, we will examine the historical situations of North Korea from its beginnings in the postliberation period to the present, as North Korea undergoes monumental changes. Graded on A-F basis only. Prerequisites: sophomore standing, or instructor’s consent.