Book Discussion on The Korean Conundrum

Ted Galen Carpenter and Doug Bandow talked about their book The Korean Conundrum: America’s Troubled Relations with North and South… read more

Ted Galen Carpenter and Doug Bandow talked about their book The Korean Conundrum: America’s Troubled Relations with North and South Korea, published by Palgrave Macmillan. The authors argued that it was necessary to remove U.S. troops from South Korea and that South Korea should take over responsibility for its own security. Selig Harrison, author of Korean Endgame: A Strategy for Reunification and U.S. Disengagement, published by Princeton University Press and Don Oberdorfer, author of The Two Koreas: A Contemporary History, published by Basic Books, also provided commentary. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Selig S. Harrison Director Center for International Policy->Asia Program
  • Don Oberdorfer Resident Scholar Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies->Korean Studies
  • Christopher Preble Director Cato Institute->Foreign Policy Studies
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Book Discussion on The Korean Conundrum

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Feb 6, 2005

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  • Feb 06, 2005 | 7:44am EST | C-SPAN 2
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