TITLE

South Korea's One-Term Trap

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, B. J.
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);7/21/2008 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 152 Issue 3, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the political challenges that a South Korean mandate limiting its presidents to one term has caused for the country. It is stated that few democracies limit their presidents to a single term. Particular focus is given to President Lee Myung-bak, elected to office in 2008. Also mentioned are predecessors Roh Moo Hyun and Kim Dae Jung.
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33342898

 

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