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Leader Symbols and Personality Cult in North Korea : the Leader State

Author: Chae-ch'ŏn Im
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2015.
Series: Routledge advances in Korean studies, 29.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The legitimacy of the North Korean state is based solely on the leaders' personal legitimacy, and is maintained by the indoctrination of people with leader symbols and the enactment of leadership cults in daily life. It can thus be dubbed a ""leader state"". The frequency of leader symbols and the richness and scale of leader-symbol-making in North Korea are simply unrivalled. Furthermore, the personality cults of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Lim, Jae-Cheon.
Leader Symbols and Personality Cult in North Korea : The Leader State.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2015
Named Person: Il-sŏng Kim; Chŏng-il Kim; Chŏng-ŭn Kim; Chŏng-il Kim; Chŏng-ŭn Kim; Il-sŏng Kim
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chae-ch'ŏn Im
ISBN: 9781317567417 1317567412 9781315736570 1315736578
OCLC Number: 904799079
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Leader symbols in North Korea --
Leader symbols, the cult, and its impact on political succession --
Myth- and ritual-making in Kim Il Sung's anti-Japanese struggle --
The Kims : image-making --
Symbolic leadership : the leader's guidance tour as a symbolic act --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Routledge advances in Korean studies, 29.
Responsibility: Jae-Cheon Lim.

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The legitimacy of the North Korean state is based solely on the leaders' personal legitimacy, and is maintained by the indoctrination of people with leader symbols and the enactment of leadership cults in daily life. It can thus be dubbed a ""leader state"". The frequency of leader symbols and the richness and scale of leader-symbol-making in North Korea are simply unrivalled. Furthermore, the personality cults of North Korean leaders are central to people's daily activity, critically affecting their minds and emotions. Both leader symbols and cult activities are profoundly entrenched in the i.

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