Examines the rise and fall, during the rule of Park Chung Hee (1961-79), of the combative labor union at the Korea Shipbuilding and Engineering Corporation (KSEC), which was Korea's largest shipyard until Hyundai appeared on the scene in the early 1970s.
Hwasook Nam is assistant professor of history and international studies at the University of Washington, where she holds the James B. Palais professorship in Korea studies.
Hwasook Bergquist Nam
University of Washington Press
Date of Publication
Industrial Studies: General
Korean Studies of the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies