South Korea Joins the Textbook Wars

From the Chicago Tribune: “President Park is trying to reinstate her father historically,” Lee Jun-sik, a professor at the Yonsei University Institute for Korean Studies in Seoul, said by phone. “A government textbook would tout the achievements of conservative governments and boost views that conservatives need to extend their power as long as possible.”

S. Korea opens new front in E. Asian textbook wars – Chicago Tribune.

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