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AIDAN FOSTER-CARTER: ON THE WEB

This is a page a links to Aidan Foster-Carter material out there on the world wide web.

If anybody spots anymore links out their they feel need to be added please email the webmaster.

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New additions for 2008:

Video (only until mid-April) : Evidence to the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee (with Prof. Hazel Smith, Warwick Univ.), 19 March 2008. Viewable at http://www.parliamentlive.tv/Main/VideoPlayer.aspx?meetingId=1378
[The first session is with Dr John Swenson-Wright of Cambridge, and mainly on Japan. Ours starts after 1 hour 3 minutes; just move the cursor across the bottom of the screen.]

Regular writings:

New monthly Korea Focus, published by Menas Associates. Sample issue: http://www.menas.co.uk/pubsamples/Korea%20Focus%20Oct%2007.pdf

Background and monthly update on North Korea at newnations.com: http://www.newnations.com/headlines/nk.php (registration required)

Quarterly analysis and chronology of inter-Korean relations for Comparative Connections (Pacific Forum CSIS). http://www.csis.org/pacfor/ccejournal.html (homepage). My latest: http://www.csis.org/media/csis/pubs/0704qnk_sk.pdf

Recent op-eds, etc

"Sunset for Korean Sunshine Policy?", BBC News website, 28 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/7317086.stm

"Seoul needs sound policy, not soundbites" Financial Times, 17 February 2008
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/e217bef8-dd74-11dc-ad7e-0000779fd2ac.html

"North Korea: The Columbus Complex" Asia Times Online, 2 February 2008
http://www.atimes.com/atimes/Korea/JB02Dg01.html

And a light-hearted letter:
"US car industry is surely going west", Financial Times, 5 March 2008
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/bf4c4fac-ea57-11dc-b3c9-0000779fd2ac.html

Archive Links

http://www.North-Korea-Books.com
This links to Nicholas Mercury's specialist bookshop, for books and videos published in North Korea.

http://www.atimes.com/koreas/koreas.html
This links to AFC's weekly 'Pyongyang Watch' in the Asia Times. You may have to scroll down the page a little.

http://www.fortunecity.com/meltingpot/champion/65/atimes.htm
AFC's 'Pyongyang Watch' columns archived and regularly updated.

http://www.vuw.ac.nz/~caplabtb/dprk/DPRK_papers.html#foster
Large Archive of AFC papers and articles.

http://www.nautilus.org/fora/security/0102G_Foster-Carter.html
Small archive of AFC articles.

http://www.megastories.com/nkorea/nkorea.htm
This is whole archive of articles on North Korea last updated 1997. Some are by AFC, others not. There's also real audio of AFC.

http://www.asiaweek.com/asiaweek/
On this page type 'Foster Carter' into the search and it will lead you to an archive of around 80 AFC articles.

http://www.csis.org/pacfor/cc/archive.html#nksk
Three recent AFC articles in this archive.

http://www.koryogroup.com/asl/report.html
AFC articles on this link. Last updated 1997.

http://www.csis.org/pacfor/cc/bioFosterCarter.html
Brief online bio of AFC.

http://www.nautilus.org/fora/security/0102D_Foster-Carter.html
Nautilus institute. Article entitled 'Dove Myths: No Better Than Hawk Myths'.

http://www.fathom.com/
Includes 10 minutes of AFC on video, made for a TV station in Seoul. Also a bio, under "knowledge providers". To access these, enter Foster-Carter in Search.

http://www.mi.infn.it/~landnet/corea/proc/018.pdf
This is a pdf document entitled the DRPK and its Interlocutors: Precedents and Lessons. I suspect it's part of a permanent acrchive, but not speaking Italian I ain't sure.

http://www.asienhaus.de/navigat/english/asienhau.htm
German Asian academic site in English translation. AFC articles appear here in both English and German plus plenty of other useful material.

http://www.lrb.co.uk/v22/n05/lett2205.htm
London Review of Books. Often carries AFc material. This is from their archives.Scroll down to the second peice on the page.