North Korean Defectors in a New and Competitive Society

North Korean Defectors in a New and Competitive Society
Author : Ahlam Lee
Publisher : Lexington Books
Total Pages : 186
Release : 2015-12-03
ISBN 10 : 9780739192672
ISBN 13 : 0739192671
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

North Korean Defectors in a New and Competitive Society Book Description:

Ongoing ideological or political conflicts in the modern world have led to appalling human rights violations against North Korean defectors who attempt to escape from their repressive country and seek freedom. Although some North Korean defectors have survived the life-threatening escape journey and arrived in free countries, their overwhelming challenges have not yet ended, as they now face a range of issues and challenges in resettlement, adjustment, and learning process in new and competitive societies. North Korean Defectors in a New and Competitive Society articulates several hurdles that North Korean defectors encounter, from their long journey of escape to assimilation in their new homes. This book seeks to raise international awareness of human rights violations against North Koreans, and to emphasize the importance of helping them overcome the substantial cultural gaps between North Korea and their new homes.

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