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Author Chang, Kyŏng-sŏp

Title South Korea under compressed modernity : familial political economy in transition / Chang Kyung-Sup
Published London ; New York : Routledge, ©2010
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 178 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge advances in Korean studies ; 19
Routledge advances in Korean studies ; 19
Contents Compressed modernity and its familial basis -- Accidental pluralism -- The social investment family and educational politics -- The nuclear family and welfare politics -- Women's labor and gendered industrialization -- The peasant family and rural-urban relations -- Chaebol : the logic of familial capitalism -- Politics of defamiliation -- The sustainability crisis of familial modernity
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 164-174) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Families -- Korea (South)
Social change -- Korea (South)
Korea (South) -- Civilization -- 21st century
Korea (South) -- Social conditions -- 1988-
Form Electronic book
ISBN 020385439X