Title : South Korean Strategic Thought Toward Asia
Editors : Gilbert Rozman, In-Taek Hyun, and Shin-wha Lee
Publisher : Palgrave
At the crossroads of Northeast Asia, South Korea provides a critical vantage point for viewing changes in the region. This comprehensive review of the past quarter century covers its strategic thinking in regard to China, Japan, Russia, regionalism, and reunification. Following a consistent framework, the book provides detailed anlysis of how and why successive presidents chose new approaches. An overview raises broad questions about the turning points grom nordpolitic to the sunshine Policy and finally to the SixParty Talks leading to the Joint Aggreement.