The Routledge Handbook of Korean Politics gathers the expertise of leading international scholars to survey the full spectrum of contemporary South Korean Politics. Contributors cover issues such as relations with North Korea, financing a rapidly aging society, the decline of progressive politics and the polarization of civil society. Divided into five parts, the handbook features over 30 contributions focused around: * Domestics Politics and democracy * Political Economy * Social Policy * Civil Society * International Relations and Security Offering a complete overview of the field, the Handbook is an invaluable resource for academics, researchers, policy analysts, graduate and undergraduate students studying South Korean Politics and International Relations as well as East Asian Politics.
Chung- in Moon is a Professor in the Department of Political Science at Yonsei University, South Korea and former Director of the Yonsei University Centre of International Studies. M. Jae Moon is an Underwood Distinguished Professor in the Department of Public Administration at Yonsei University, South Korea.