New Challenges for Maturing Democracies in Korea and Taiwan / edited by Larry Diamond and Gi-Wook Shin.

New Challenges for Maturing Democracies in Korea and Taiwan takes a creative and comparative view of the new challenges and dynamics confronting these maturing democracies. Numerous works deal with political change in the two societies individually, but few adopt a comparative approach-and most focu...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Diamond, Larry.
Other Authors: Shin, Gi-Wook.
Format: Electronic
Published: Palo Alto : Stanford University Press, [2014]
Series:Studies of the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center.
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Table of Contents:
  • Figures and Tables; Acknowledgments; Acronyms; Contributors; Introduction: Korea and Taiwan: New Challenges for Maturing Democracies
  • Larry Diamond and Gi-Wook Shin; Part One. Political Culture; Chapter 1. Trends in Attitudes Toward Democracy in Korea and Taiwan
  • Chong-Min Park and Yun-han Chu; Part Two. Political Parties and Identity Politics; Chapter 2. The Party System in Korea and Identity PoliticsJiyoon Kim; Chapter 3. Political Parties and Identity Politics in Taiwan
  • Shelley Rigger; Part Three. New Media and the Transformation of Politics.
  • Chapter 4. Digital Media and the Transformation of Politics in Korea
  • Minjeong Kim and Han Woo ParkChapter 5. Digital Media and the Transformation of Politics in Taiwan
  • Chen-Dong Tso; Part Four. Economic Adaptation to the Global Economy; Chapter 6. Global Ascendance, Domestic Fracture: Korea's Economic Transformation Since 1997
  • Yoonkyung Lee; Chapter 7. Challenges for the Maturing Taiwan Economy
  • Wan-wen Chu; Part Five. Social Welfare Policy; Chapter 8. Democratization and Health Care: The Case of Korea in Financing and Equity
  • Sangho Moon.
  • Chapter 9. The Aging Society and Social Policy in Taiwan
  • Wan-I LinPart Six. Nationalism, Regionalism, and Global Trends; Chapter 10. Influencing South Korea's Democracy: China, North Korea, and Defectors
  • Katharine H.S. Moon; Chapter 11. China's Rise and Other Global Trends: Implications for Taiwan Democracy
  • Richard Bush; Index.