The Korean Economic Developmental Path

Confucian Tradition, Affective Network

  • Editors
  • Seok-Choon Lew

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. The Cultural Dimension: Confucian Tradition

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-23
  4. The Social Dimension: Affective Networks

  5. The Political Dimension: State-Society Relations

  6. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 171-171
    2. Seok-Choon Lew
      Pages 173-181
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 183-211

About this book


This book defines the Korean development as the moral economy of growth derived from a synergy between strong state and strong society and argues that Confucian cultural orientation has played a critical role in the process.


capitalism economy government social capital

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-47168-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-34729-9
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