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  According to its writers, the hit 1990s television show Seinfeld was guided by the notion that, unlike other sitcoms, it was going to be a show about nothing and where there would be “...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 2:55pm
Author(s): Michael Schiffer
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  North Korean questions can be examined from both traditional and nontraditional security perspectives. North Korea’s use of resources to maintain a large conventional military force...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 2:55pm
Author(s): Lee Shin-wha
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  As the U.S. economic crisis was just getting off the ground, many analysts claimed Asia would be relatively immune to the impact because its economies had “decoupled” from the...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 2:55pm
Author(s): Richard Katz
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  Security relations between Japan and the Republic of Korea, like those of any other two closely entwined neighbors, glisten with the multiple facets of complexity. A number of structural...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 2:55pm
Author(s): T.J. Pempel
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  Given the growing importance of East Asia to global stability and prosperity, sustaining the five U.S. treaty alliances in the region—Japan, the Republic of Korea, Australia, Thailand...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 2:55pm
Author(s): James Przystup
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  On 30 June 2007, U.S. and South Korean trade officials signed the U.S.- Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS FTA). The two countries reached the agreement after 10 months of very tense...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 2:55pm
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  On 1 April 2007 Korea and the United States finally completed their year-long negotiations to conclude the Korea- U.S. Free Trade Agreement (KORUS FTA), which was then signed by the...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 2:55pm
Author(s): Lee Jaemin
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  President Lee Myung-bak won a landslide victory in 2007. His popularity before the election was obvious, and it came as a surprise to almost no one that he won by the largest margin since...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 2:55pm
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  Korea and Japan are two key allies of the United States in East Asia. These two countries are “window models” of postwar democratization and economic advancement in a free world...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 2:55pm
Author(s): Park Cheol-hee
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