Ph.D. University of Washington, 2003.
Building Ships, Building a Nation: Korea’s Democratic Unionism under Park Chung Hee. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2009. Winner of the 2011 James B. Palais Book Prize (Association for Asian Studies)
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