Party politics and elections in Korea
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Published by Research Institute on Korean Affairs in Silver Spring, Md .
Written in English



  • Korea.


  • Political parties -- Korea.,
  • Elections -- Korea.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Statementedited by C. I. Eugene Kim and Young Whan Kihl.
ContributionsKim, C. I. Eugene 1930-, Kihl, Young W., 1932-, Research Institute on Korean Affairs.
LC ClassificationsJQ1729.A795 P37
The Physical Object
Pagination185 p. :
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5215383M
LC Control Number75046244

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