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East Asia

Program Title: The Fight for Democracy
EASC Code: AP-08
Series Title: The Pacific Century
Region/Country: Korea
Language: English
Subtitles:
Subject: History, Economics & Business, Politics & Law
Program Type: Documentary
Media Type: VHS
Director:
Producer: Pacific Basin Institute in association with KCTS/Seattle
Release Date: 1992
Running Time: 60 min.
Color or BW: Color
Program Abstract: "The rising level of expectations among Asian peoples for greater political freedom and self-determination is explored. In the Republic of Korea, rapid economic growth has fostered democratic aspirations. The gap between economic development and political freedoms has fostered popular challenges to autocratic power."
Data Entry Date: 5/20/1999