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Ask a North Korean : defectors talk about their lives inside the world's most secretive nation

Author: Daniel Tudor; A N Lanʹkov; Elizabeth Jae; Nara Han; Ashley Cho
Publisher: Tokyo : Tuttle Publishing, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The long-running "Ask a North Korean" column produced by NK News in Washington D.C. invites readers to ask questions of recent North Korean defectors about everyday issues that are not generally discussed in the media. Various aspects of life in North Korea are discussed in this book through a series of interviews . These interviews show that even in the world's most authoritarian regime, there is still a degree of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Personal narratives
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tudor, Daniel, 1982-
Ask a North Korean.
Tokyo : Tuttle Publishing, [2017]
(OCoLC)1025334392
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Tudor; A N Lanʹkov; Elizabeth Jae; Nara Han; Ashley Cho
ISBN: 9781462919864 1462919863
OCLC Number: 1029298637
Notes: "From the popular blog "Ask a North Korean""--Cover.
Description: 1 online resource (256 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some colour).
Contents: Economic life --
The powers that be --
Media and information --
Pyongyang vs. the rest --
The outside world --
Comparing North and South --
Health and welfare --
Defection from North Korea --
Religion and spirituality --
Love, sex, and relationships --
Fun and leisure --
Any other questions?
Responsibility: Daniel Tudor ; foreword by Andrei Lankov ; translations by Elizabeth Jae, Nara Han, Ashley Cho and Daniel Tudor.

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Understanding North Korean Through the Eyes of Defectors.  Read more...

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"North Korea regularly dominates the headlines, but rarely do outsiders hear the perspective of its people. Ask a North Korean is a welcome remedy. Fascinating and insightful." -Bryan Harris, Read more...

 
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