Essays Tagged: "North Korea"

[ The State Of The Union Address: President Bush, January 29, 2002 ] It is 3 1/2 pages of opinion as well as fact.

ont of the war and homeland security, and discuss the economy. They predicted that he would mention North Korea, Iran, and Iraq when on the topic of the ongoing fight against terrorism, which he did. ... , or nuclear weapons from threatening the United States and the world (2Bush 1)." He did single out North Korea, Iraq, and Iran as countries that seek weapons of mass destruction, like the press said ...

(7 pages) 228 0 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Loss of freedome through Apathy

ent in the world. One reason for this is that Americans have a right citizens of Iraq and China and North Korea only dreamed they could have. It took one of the greatest military epics in history for ...

(4 pages) 53 0 4.7 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

North Korea, a land and its people

- -What comes to mind when you think of North Korea? Most people would probably recognize the name from the news. Recently, North Korea has ... oots, in hope of gaining a clearer perspective of the country and its people.Brief Political HistoryNorth Korea has been in turmoil throughout its history. It is currently under a communist system of ... to his son, Kim Jong Il. Kim Il Sung ruled with absolute power. The brand of communism practiced in North Korea is highly influenced by chuch'e sasang which are ideas about self-reliance of the countr ...

(18 pages) 233 1 4.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays

South Korea

efan AlbrechtEconomicsSouth KoreaSouth Korea, officially known as the Republic of Korea, country in northeastern Asia that occupies the southern portion of the Korean Peninsula. South Korea is bounded ... that occupies the southern portion of the Korean Peninsula. South Korea is bounded on the north by North Korea; on the east by the Sea of Japan; on the southeast and south by the Korea Strait, which ...

(5 pages) 160 0 3.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

This essay is about the threat from weapons of mass destruction to the United States.

ted States. These countries are now capable of buying and/or researching nuclear weapons. Currently North Korea, Iraq, China, and numerous terrorist groups have, or are attempting to create, or buy We ... iphosgene. These gases created thousands of casualties on both sides. (WW1 "Gas Warfare")Currently, North Korea only has two types of ICBMs. These ICBM's are the No Dong and the Taepo Dong-2 (TD-2). N ...

(6 pages) 225 0 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

~Canadians in Korea~ What were the most important contributions made by Canadians and the UN to the Korean conflict? Topic: Canadians in the Korean Conflict

On June 25, 1950 the forces of North Korea crossed the 38th parallel into the South Korea. This date would mean the beginning of a ... e would mean the beginning of a bloody war, the 38th parallel was the line that initially separated North and South Korea and soon would be not a border line but a battle line. This was trespassed wit ... efence, Canada stated an air division in Western Europe. The No. 426 Transport Squadron, involved 6 North Star aircraft (later increased to 12), was sent to Korea to fight with the American Military A ...

(5 pages) 46 0 4.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Why we should go to war with Iraq!

To those who believe President Bush is a warmonger, singling-out North Korea and Iraq for his own self-serving political agenda; to those who believe that we should ...

(1 pages) 153 5 2.9 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Find 10 examples of political rhetoric used in the media & explain the various meanings. The examples are mainly general political rhetoric with a few specific references.

sound intelligent in my opinion.2. "Axis of evil"This is the term by which President Bush refers to North Korea, Iraq, and Iran; he uses this term so people will associate these countries with "evil". ...

(1 pages) 63 0 2.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Australia's Involvement in the Korean War.

s of responsibility at the 38th parallel. The southern area was controlled by the Americans and the northern area came under the control of the Soviet Union. They were not able to find a solution to t ... to make two separate nations - the Republic of South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of North Korea.The United States, fearful of the spread of communism in Asia after the success of the C ...

(2 pages) 28 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

The nuclear bomb in Korean Penninsula issue is analysed from game theory and cost-analysis theory, including some backgrounds about the issue.

One of the most zealous issue charting current Asia's security landscape is 'the North Korea issue'. This isolated country came into the spotlight recently by President George W. Bu ... ctors who had been monitoring a nuclear reactor at Yongbyon, the world became worried as it watched North Korea's next move. Its potential capability is alarming. Most analysts predict that if North K ... Korea is still go on with its nuclear-weapons programme, it could acquire them in less than a year. North Korea could change the course of a war with South Korea and the United States. It could also t ...

(5 pages) 73 0 4.3 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

North Korea Nuclear Issue.

Last April, North Korea declares to the world that they have two nuclear weapons. Even though many countries pre ... declares to the world that they have two nuclear weapons. Even though many countries predicted that North Korea has nuclear weapons, it brought the fear to many countries near North Korea and United S ... brought the fear to many countries near North Korea and United States. Many countries agree on that North Korea should not have nuclear weapons, but each country have different opinions for the soluti ...

(3 pages) 133 1 4.4 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Extreme Environmental Hazards in North Korea.

AbstractNorth Korea has not been able to provide enough food to feed its population properly since 1995 afte ... on a regular basis.This report focuses on the effects of the floods and droughts that have plagued North Korea since 1995 and provides recommendations to the Asian Development Bank for how to rehabil ... commendations to the Asian Development Bank for how to rehabilitate the agricultural system so that North Korea is back in a position to be able to feed its population properly.IntroductionNorth Korea ...

(8 pages) 70 1 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

China and the Invasion, Implications and Intervention of the Korean War

ing The Korean War stated that, "[t]here is no evidence that China played a significant role in the North Korean decision to go to war. ". This paper will clash with Max Hastings' scholarly statement ... ting of the June 25th invasion, and by identifying China's position after the opposition imposes on North Korea's June 25th invasion, an understanding that China played a very important, intimate, and ...

(11 pages) 57 0 4.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Everyday there is a new event that effects someplace in the world. In my opinion, there are five pressing issues that are currently facing the international community.

ational community. These issues include the violence between Israel and Palestine, the war in Iraq, North Korea's nuclear threat, high gas prices and overpopulation.First, the violence between Israel ... o back on its promise to U.S. soldiers that they would serve no longer than one year in Iraq.Third, North Korea's nuclear threat is an issue that is facing the international community. According to th ...

(4 pages) 51 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

The Comparison and Contrast of the Political Ideologies of North Korea and Canada and their International Business Practices

eas the world's most prominent Communist government exhibits its political ideologies. All three of North Korea's banks are controlled, as well as a strict economic policy. Canada is a constitutional ... onal autonomy apart from the state." (International Business book, Map 3.1, chapter 3, pages 80-81) North Korea is "not free". The individuals of this country have a very low level of rights and liber ...

(2 pages) 43 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Kim IL Sung: Prodigy of Human Thinking By: University Press of the Pacific

and started a communist government that lasts to this day.On April 15, 1912 Kim IL Sung was born in North Korea, the eldest of three sons by a village couple named Kim Hyonh Jik and Kang Pan Sok. Kim ... he Japanese, a few hundred under the leadership of Kim Il Sung, long time Communist, made their way North and into the Soviet Maritime Province. After verifying their political and military background ...

(4 pages) 24 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Why it was North Korea that made the initial attack in the Korean War on June 25, 1950.

the first initial attack in the Korean War in 1950 - 1953. This investigation outlines the views of North and South Korea, as well as the political and militarily factors that influenced both sides in ... des will then be analyzed, particularly those of the South and how they contradict the views of the North. In this essay I have used the sources Echoes of the Korean War, History of Nations: North Kor ...

(7 pages) 45 0 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

The Red and Blue Thorn is the name of the essay and its about how Great Britain can be traced back to many of problems that have faced the United States.

s only for looks be a threat to anyone? Its pretty easy. Contrary to what many believe, Iraq, Iran, North Korea, and Palestine/Israel are not the major problems of the United States. Whether directly ...

(8 pages) 28 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Ethnic Stereotyping

T.V. for an upcoming assignment. As we were watching the news, she commented that she was afraid of North Korea more than Iraq because, and I quote, "Don't take this the wrong way, but Koreans are cru ...

(3 pages) 161 3 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

The ways in which social, cultural, economic, legal and political differences among nations affect the international business of South Korea

The democratic People's Republic of Korea, or as commonly known as North Korea is a very interesting country. They have a form of government that is known as an "autho ... rea split into two separate nations, South Korea, which saw truth to western government styles, and North Korea which came under the communist movement. The leader of the country for 10 years now has ... enough resources like fuel and fertilizer. These are essential elements for the creation of food. "North Korea's communist ideology has been based on the concept of "juche," or self-reliance." (http: ...

(4 pages) 148 0 4.2 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays