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Books at Gumberg
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Perspectives on U. S. Policy Toward North Korea by
Call Number: E183.8 .K7 P47 2006 (Gumberg 3rd floor)
Providing expert views on the impasse between the U.S. and North Korea, the volume addresses topics that include the negotiating strategies of the Clinton and Bush administrations, the concept of building bilateral relationships through contact of U.S. and South Korean military officers, and the benefits of allowing China to take the lead in conflict resolution.
North Korea and the Timeless Dilemma of Aid by
Call Number: HC470.2 .Z9 F3 2004X (Gumberg 3rd floor)
Famine aid in North Korea was, and continues to be, accompanied by controversies and disputes. Based upon the North Korean case and other famine aid missions in the past, this book analyzes the timeless dilemma of aid and puts a number of recent debates surrounding today's humanitarianism into perspective.
Disarming Strangers: nuclear diplomacy with North Korea by
Call Number: JZ5675 .S55 1998 (Gumberg 3rd floor)
In June 1994 the United States went to the brink of war with North Korea. In this lively and authoritative book, Leon Sigal offers an inside look at how the Korean nuclear crisis originated, escalated, and was ultimately defused.
eBooks: (Note: You will have to enter your MultiPass credentials to access these off-campus.)
North Korea: issues and U.S. policy by
North Korea's increasingly reckless behaviour represents an immediate and growing threat not only on the Korean peninsula but to the entire Asia-Pacific region.
North Korea: state of paranoia by
In this remarkable and eye-opening book, bestselling author Paul French takes the reader inside the world's most secretive country. He examines the history and politics of North Korea, Pyongyang's complex relations with South Korea, Japan, and America.
North Korea: The Struggle Against American Power by
Exploring a broad range of subjects including the historical and political framework of North Korea, the development of the nuclear crisis, human rights issues, drug trading, as well as its shifting relationship with South Korea, this is an ideal book for anyone who wants a thorough introduction to the daunting challenges faced by this country.
Preparing for the Possibility of a North Korean Collapse by
A North Korean government collapse would have serious consequences, including a humanitarian disaster and civil war. The Republic of Korea and the United States can help mitigate the consequences, seeking unification by being prepared to deliver humanitarian aid in the North, stop conflict, demilitarize the North Korean military over time, secure and eliminate North Korean weapons of mass destruction, and manage Chinese intervention.
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