Research on North Korea: An Analysis of Doctoral Theses Registered in the ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Database

  • Hojye Kang
Keywords: North Korea, doctoral theses, ProQuest, quantitative analysis, problem of data access, primary sources

Abstract

The views expressed and conclusions drawn in the Debating North Korea section are solely those of the authors and do not represent or reflect those of KER. Contributions to the section are not subject to peer review. KER is not responsible and does not verify for accuracy any of the information contained in this section. The primary purpose of this section is to promote scholarly discourse. KER, therefore, is open to discussion and invites replies to the articles published here.

In this article, Hojye Kang discusses the challenges of conducting research on North Korea with a focus on the complicated situation of gaining access to primary sources and the frequency of their use in dissertational research.

Published
2022-02-07
How to Cite
Kang, Hojye. 2022. “Research on North Korea: An Analysis of Doctoral Theses Registered in the ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Database”. Korea Europe Review: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Politics, Society, and Economics, no. 1 (February). Berlin, Germany. https://doi.org/10.48770/ker.2021.no1.8.
Section
Debating North Korea