Environmental Movements In Korea

by Sun-jin Yun
Environmental Movements In Korea
  • ISBN-13: 9791158661694
  • Author(s): Sun-jin Yun
  • Editor(s): Sun-jin Yun, Riley E Dunlap
  • Subject: Education
  • Publisher: Kodansha Europe Head Office
  • Imprint: Kodansha USA
  • Publication Date: 15-12-2018
  • Format: p/b

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This volume provides a comprehensive overview of environmentalism in Korea by focusing on the key problems and issues that have generated various strands of citizen activism on behalf of environmental protection. It traces the rise of environmental degradation from Korea's rapid post-war industrialisation up to the present, carefully documenting various eras of activism over a changing and broadening range of problems: industrial pollution, major development projects, nuclear power and most recently climate change.
About the book

This volume provides a comprehensive overview of environmentalism in Korea by focusing on the key problems and issues that have generated various strands of citizen activism on behalf of environmental protection. It traces the rise of environmental degradation from Korea's rapid post-war industrialisation up to the present, carefully documenting various eras of activism over a changing and broadening range of problems: industrial pollution, major development projects, nuclear power and most recently climate change.