North Korea Now, China Next?
Edited by Geir Helgesen and Rachel Harrison
- A thoughtful, measured examination of East Asian geopolitics.
- Presents historical, cross-cultural and political-ideological dimensions of the Korean conflict.
- Embraces empathy between peoples over one-dimensional caricature and demonization.
Until recently director of the Nordic Institute of Asian Studies, Copenhagen, Geir Helgesen has long been engaged in the politics and culture of both Koreas, North and South. In his several publications on the subject, he has endeavored to reach beyond academia and engage with foreign-affairs practitioners directly.Go to author page
A glance at Rachel Harrison’s profile at SOAS, University of London, is enough to reveal the breadth of her scholarly interests and writing. In addition to working in the fields of Cinema, Literature, Cultural Studies and Gender Studies, Professor Harrison is currently exploring the social boundaries between diet and disease. She is also long-term editor of the quarterly Area Studies journal South East Asia Research.Go to author page