The Newsletter 94 Spring 2023

News from Northeast Asia

Ilhong Ko

In this installment of News from Northeast Asia, we present articles about Olympic Games and Politics in Northeast Asia. The contributions in these pages are guest edited by Ilhong Ko from the Seoul National University Asia Center. 

The Olympic Games and Politics in Northeast Asia
By Ilhong Ko
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Cold Geopolitics at the Winter Olympics in Beijing
By Jung Woo Lee
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Demonstrating to the World Japan’s Revived “Strong Economy”: The National Strategy for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games
By Yasuhiro Sakaue
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Between Developmentalism and Nationalism: The 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics
By Haenam Park
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The Seoul National University Asia Center (SNUAC) is a research and international exchange institute based in Seoul, South Korea. The SNUAC’s most distinctive feature is its cooperative approach in fostering research projects and international exchange program through close interactions between regional and thematic research programs about Asia and the world. To pursue its mission to become a hub of Asian Studies, SNUAC research teams are divided by different regions and themes. Research centers and programs are closely integrated, providing a solid foundation for deeper analysis of Asian society.