Recent Publications

from IKS Faculty


Gidong Kim, Yu Bin Kim, and Dongjin Kwak, "Public Opinion, Rivalry, and the Democratic Peace: Experimental Evidence from South Korea," International Studies Quarterly, Vol. 68 no. 2 (2024): sqae027.

Aram Hur and Andrew Yeo, "Democratic Ceilings: The Long Shadow of Nationalist Polarization in East Asia," Comparative Political Studies, Vol. 57 no. 4 (2024): 584-612.

Heather-Leigh K. Ba, Sheena Chestnut Greitens, and Yu Bin Kim, "Authoritarian Audiences: Theory and Evidence for Subnational Propaganda Targeting in North Korea," Comparative Politics, Vol. 56, no. 1 (2023): 49-72.

Gidong Kim, Jae Mook Lee, and Na Kyeong Lee, "National identity, partisanship, and attitudes toward North Korean defectors in South Korea," Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, Vol. 49, no. 19 (2023): 4984-5005.

Aram Hur, "Migrant Integration and the Psychology of National Belonging," Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, Vol. 49, no. 13 (2023): 3245-3266.

Gidong Kim and Jae Mook Lee, "National Pride and Political Participation: The Case of South Korea," Asian Perspective, Vol. 45, no. 4 (2021): 809-838.

Aram Hur, "Citizen Duty and the Ethical Power of Communities: Mixed-method Evidence from East Asia," British Journal of Political Science, Vol. 50, no. 3 (2020): 1047-1065.

Aram Hur, "Refugee Perceptions toward Democratic Citizenship: A Narrative Analysis of North Koreans," Comparative Politics, Vol. 52, no. 3 (2020): 473-493.

Na Kyeong Lee, Jae Mook Lee, and Gidong Kim, "Analyzing Public Opinion and Emotions Using Tweets and Online-Comments toward Candidates in 2017 South Korean Presidential Election," Korea Observer, Vol. 50, no. 4 (2019): 647-668.

Aram Hur, "Adapting to Democracy: National Identity and the Political Development of North Korean Defectors," Journal of East Asian Studies, Vol. 18, no. 1 (2018): 97-115.

Sheena Chestnut Greitens, Dictators and Their Secret Police: Coercive Institutions and State Violence (Cambridge University Press, Series in Contentious Politics, Series of the Weatherhead East Asia Institute, 2016).

C. Harrison Kim, “Kim Il Sung: Partisan from the Edges of Empire,” Palgrave Encyclopedia of Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism, Immanuel Ness and Zack Cope, eds. (Palgrave, 2016).

Kangjae Jerry Lee & M. Stodolska, “Asian North Americans’ leisure: A critical examination of the theoretical frameworks used in research and suggestions for future study,” Leisure Sciences (2016).

Jonathan Krieckhaus, “Geopolitics and the South Korean FTA Strategy,” Asian Perspective, Vol. 41, no. 1 (2017): 43-69.

Chika Yamamoto Rosenbaum and Jonathan Krieckhaus, “What Explains South Korean Interest in FTA Partners? An Empirical Analysis,” Asian Survey, Vol. 56, No. 5 (2016): pp. 982-1004.

S-Y. Kim & Jung Ha-Brookshire, “How did industrial products change a society?  Historical evidence of imported cotton cloth in Korea, 1882-1910,” Clothing and Textiles Research Journal, Vol. 34, No. 2 (2015): pp. 109-126.

C. Harrison Kim, “North Korea’s Vinalon City: Industrialism as Socialist Everyday Life,” positions: asia critique, Vol. 22, No. 4 (2014): pp. 809-836.

A. Cooper Drury, Vanya Krieckhaus, and Chika Yamamoto, “How Democracy Influences South Korean Interest in Free Trade Agreements,” Korea Observer (2014).

Sheena Chestnut Greitens, Illicit: North Korea’s Evolving Operations to Earn Hard Currency (Washington, DC: Committee on Human Rights in North Korea, April 2014).

Kangjae Jerry Lee & D. Scott, “Interracial contact experiences during recreational sports: Korean American males' perspectives,” Journal of Leisure Research, Vol. 45 (2013): pp. 267-294.

C. Harrison Kim, “Total, Thus Broken: chuch’e sasang and North Korea’s Terrain of Subjectivity,” The Journal of Korean Studies, Vol. 17, No. 1 (2012): pp. 69-96.