Unconventional security and the Republic of Korea
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Unconventional security and the Republic of Korea a preliminary assessment by Robert E. Bedeski

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Published by Canadian Consortium on Asia Pacific Security in [Toronto, Ont. ] .
Written in English


  • National security -- Korea (South),
  • Environmental policy -- Korea (South),
  • Korea (South) -- Economic conditions -- 1960-1988,
  • Korea (South) -- Social conditions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Robert E. Bedeski.
SeriesCANCAPS papiers -- no. 8.
ContributionsCanadian Consortium on Asia Pacific Security., Hwarangdae International Symposium (7th : 1993 Korea Military Academy)
The Physical Object
Pagination20 leaves
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21510573M

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