North Korea: Politics, Economics and Culture

AMES475S

Critical examination of the political and economic with social, cultural, and religious dimensions of North Korea. Topics includes North Korea’s leadership, religious (especially cultic) aspects of the North Korean Juche ideology, the daily lives of its citizens, religious traditions, the Korean War, nuclear development and missiles, North Korean defectors and refugees in other Asian countries, human rights, international relationships, and unification. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

RELIGION411S

Curriculum Codes: 

CCI, CZ, EI, SS