Nationalism, Confucianism, work ethic and industrialization in South Korea

@article{Kim2003NationalismCW,
  title={Nationalism, Confucianism, work ethic and industrialization in South Korea},
  author={Andrew Eungi Kim and Gil-sung Park},
  journal={Journal of Contemporary Asia},
  year={2003},
  volume={33},
  pages={37 - 49}
}
Abstract The “economic miracle” of South Korea has been well documented by many scholars, but most studies have focused on the cooperative relations between the state and entrepreneurial elites, with little attention being given to the accomplishments and contribution of Korean labor to industrial development. To date there has been no comprehensive sociological study as to how workers in South Korea were “ideologically” mobilized and motivated to commit their labor power to the process of… 
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