TITLE

Rising to the Top

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, B. J.; Caryl, Christian
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);5/16/2005 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 145 Issue 20, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at the increasing prevalence of women in South Korean politics. Discussion of the recent parliamentary elections, which were won by the South Korea's Grand National Party (GNP), which handed a legislative majority to party leader Park Geun Hye; Statistics citing an increase in female political participation; Rise in grassroots civic activism in South Korea; Influence of education on female political participation; Issues still facing South Korean women, including discrepancies in pay equality.
ACCESSION #
17019924

 

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