Following the “Tiger” Trail: Analysis of Social Change Trajectories in South Korea

Dmitry Ivanov

Vostok/Oriens '2013, №1

The article examines the recent transformation tendencies in South Korea’s economy, politics, culture, and social structure. It demonstrates that newest processes of virtualization and rise of glam-capitalism in South Korea could not be interpreted correctly by means of modernization theory only.

Keywords: social change, modernization, South Korea, virtualization, glam-capitalism

Pages: С. 64–80

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