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Old 2012-06-11, 22:31   Link #21895
wontaek
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Originally Posted by Sumeragi View Post
Eh, more like a mix-up of the Conservatives of the UK and Canada and a dash of the US Republicans on the fringes.
Ah! I guess you meant Saenuri fringe, not Republican fringe.

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Originally Posted by Sumeragi View Post
Eh? When did I say that?


I don't know what to really say about it, given that Roh was a pretty strange president. He was too polarizing, too confrontational, and too much of a paradox.
I disagree about being confrontational, since he did little to change the status quo of Korea he inherited, but do agree about being a paradox. He was supported by those who claimed to like Social Liberalism, but his policies were very neo-liberalist

http://books.google.com/books?id=tx-...ralism&f=false

http://www.japanfocus.org/-Man_Gil_-Kang/2093

http://english.hani.co.kr/arti/engli...on/299316.html

http://sawyerseminar.web.unc.edu/fil...-Quarterly.pdf

http://www.isj.org.uk/index.php4?id=480=120

Above are articles describing neoliberal policies of President Kim, Dae-jung and Roh, Moo-hyun .
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