The Korean State and Social Policy: How South Korea Lifted Itself from Poverty and Dictatorship to Affluence and Democracy

The Korean State and Social Policy: How South Korea Lifted Itself from Poverty and Dictatorship to Affluence and Democracy

Tuesday, 24 May 2011 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Venue: 
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony’s College
Speaker(s): 
Stein Ringen (Oxford)
Huck-ju Kwon (Seoul National University)
Ilcheong Yi (United Nations Research Institute for Social Development)
Taekyoon Kim (Ewha Womans University)
Jooha Lee Dongguk University)
Chair: 
Laurence Whitehead
Convenor: 
Professor Stein Ringen
Series: 
East Asia Seminar

The event is on the occasion of the publication by Oxford University Press of the book (title and authors as above), under the auspices of the Asian Studies Centre, St Antony's College, the Department of Social Policy and Intervention and the Department of Politics and International Relations.