Developing Military Socialism Ideology in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea: A Comparative Analysis of “Juche” and “Songun” Ideas

Sravnitelʹnaâ Politika. 2015;1(1):225-230 DOI 10.18611/2221-3279-2010-1-1-225-230


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Journal Title: Sravnitelʹnaâ Politika

ISSN: 2221-3279 (Print); 2412-4990 (Online)

Publisher: Jurist, Publishing Group

Society/Institution: Institute of socio-economic and political researches

LCC Subject Category: Political science: Political science (General)

Country of publisher: Russian Federation

Language of fulltext: English, Russian

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Oksana Valeryevna Apteyeva (MGIMO-University)


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Time From Submission to Publication: 8 weeks


Abstract | Full Text

The article is devoted to a historical analysis of the ideological framework of North Korea, its peculiarities and contradictions. The ideas of “Juche” and the “Songun” are of special importance. The author concludes that these ideas will be further employed by the political elite of the country in the years to come.