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St Antony's Series

State Security and Regime Security

President Syngman Rhee and the Insecurity Dilemma in South Korea 1953-60

Authors: Hong, Y.

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This book examines the interaction between state security and regime security in South Korea in the period 1953-60 under the leadership of President Syngman Rhee.

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YONG-PYO HONG is Research Fellow at the Korea Institute for National Unification, Seoul. He received his doctorate in international relations from St. Antony's College, Oxford University. He has written extensively on Korean foreign policy and security affairs.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-14

    Hong, Yong-Pyo

  • Historical Setting: The Division of Korea, the Korean War, and the Evolution of Syngman Rhee’s Anti-Communist Policy

    Pages 15-39

    Hong, Yong-Pyo

  • The Ending of the Korean War and Syngman Rhee’s Search for a US—ROK Mutual Defence Treaty, April–August 1953

    Pages 40-58

    Hong, Yong-Pyo

  • The Post-Armistice Security Policy of Syngman Rhee: The Strengthening of ROK Forces, September 1953–November 1954

    Pages 59-81

    Hong, Yong-Pyo

  • Internal and External Challenges to the Rhee Regime and Rhee’s Growing Concern for Regime Security, November 1954–May 1956

    Pages 82-101

    Hong, Yong-Pyo

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
State Security and Regime Security
Book Subtitle
President Syngman Rhee and the Insecurity Dilemma in South Korea 1953-60
Authors
Series Title
St Antony's Series
Copyright
2000
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-51077-7
DOI
10.1057/9780230510777
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 220
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