The rule of law in South Korea
- Jongryn Mo and David W. Brady, editors.
- Stanford, Calif. : Hoover Institution Press, Stanford University, c2009.
- Physical description
- xxxiv, 204 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
- Hoover Institution Press publication 562.
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- The elusive goal of the rule of law in South Korea / by Jongryn Mo
- The constitution should not be tampered with / by Lee Hoi-Chang
- Uneasy about rule of law : reconciling constitutionalism and "participatory democracy" / by Hahm Chaihark
- The two tales of South Korean presidency : imperial but imperiled presidency / by Hoon Jaung
- How does democracy reduce money politics? : competition versus the rule of law / by Jongryn Mo
- The formulation of rule of law in corporate governance / by Joongi Kim
- The rule of law and competition policy in Korea : transition from a developmental state to a market economy / by Wonhyuk Lim
- Institutionalizing property rights in Korean capitalism : a case study on the listing of Samsung life / by Sang-young Rhyu.
Expert contributors examine the challenges of fully implementing the rule of law in South Korea's fledgling democracy and market economy. The expert contributors detail the obstacles that must be overcome, such as corruption in politics and corporate governance and a deep-rooted cultural indifference to the rights of the individual, and offer suggestions on what can--and what should not--be done.
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- Hoover Institution Press publication ; no. 562
- "The papers contained in this volume were originally presented at the Conference on Democracy, Market Economy and the Rule of Law in Korea, held November 2004 at the Hoover Institution on the Stanford University campus ... The papers have been revised to cover developments through the end of the Roh Moo Hyun administration (2003-2008)"--Pref.
- 9780817948924 (alk. paper)
- 0817948929 (alk. paper)
- 9780817948962 (e-book)
- 0817948961 (e-book)
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