North Korea: Politics, Economics and Culture


Critical examination of the political and economic with social, cultural, and religious dimensions of North Korea. Topics includes North Korea's leadership, religious (especially cultic) aspects of the North Korean Juche ideology, the daily lives of its citizens, religious traditions, the Korean War, nuclear development and missiles, North Korean defectors and refugees in other Asian countries, human rights, international relationships, and unification. Instructor: Kim
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • CZ
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • AMES 175S
Typically Offered
Fall Only