By Yunjong Kim
Despite the truth that socialist events have proved to be a huge political strength internationally, this has no longer been the case in Asian international locations. Socialism in South Korea is a essential instance of this failure. regardless of the lifestyles of a socialist social gathering and what would appear to be the suitable stipulations for improvement, the Korean socialist tendency has did not turn into a significant strength in politics.
This ebook explores why and less than what stipulations Korean socialism has did not become a social democrat circulate within the post-war interval. in the context of the combination of structural and company components, it is going past the widely permitted view that the left failed due to suppression by means of the country and proffers that the true the reason is, socialism failed lay with its lack of ability to increase past progressive socialism and construct a extra pragmatic social democracy which could strengthen a vast alliance inside of Korean society.
Also drawing on examples from Western Europe and Latin the USA, the place left-wing forces have completed strength, this publication may be of big curiosity not just to scholars and students of Asian and Korean politics, but additionally socialism, comparative and overseas politics alike.
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The Failure of Socialism in South Korea: 1945-2007 (Routledge Advances in Korean Studies) by Yunjong Kim