List of Figures and TablesPrefaceChronology1. Purism Versus Politics2. The Argument3. More Than Just National Pride4. Greasing the Wheels of Diplomacy5. The Olympic Facelift6. Catch-227. The Slippery Slope of ChangeNotesIndex
Victor D. Cha is the D. S. Song-Korea Foundation Chair in Asian Studies and professor of government in the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, and senior adviser at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C. He won the 2000 Ohira Book prize for Alignment Despite Antagonism: The U.S.-Korea-Japan Security Triangle and is coauthor of Nuclear North Korea: A Debate on Engagement Strategies. He is the former director of Asian affairs on the National Security Council and deputy head of the United States delegation to the six party talks.