글쓴이 보관물: siennashin

MOOC (2): Conditions of War and Peace

“Conditions of War and Peace” Week 1/  1.5: Invasion and third power intervention                 1.9: The case of Libya Summarize the content of the lecture and give your opinion – 1.5: Every country has the right of self defense to the invasion, but not all countries can use […]

2-(5) Movie: The Chaser (추격자), 2008

Title: The Chaser (추격자) Released Date: February 14, 2008 Summary: This movie drew a lot of attention at the time of the release as it had one of the famous South Korean criminal, Yoo Young-chul, as the main motif. The realistic and hair raising acting of Ha Joung-Woo, who played the main character, the suspect, was also […]

2-(4) Police chief quits over bungled rescue attempt (오원춘 인육사건)

Article:  http://koreajoongangdaily.joins.com/news/article/article.aspx?aid=2951222 Date: April 10, 2012 Summary: Commissioner of the National Agency resigned to take responsibility for police’s inability to track down and save a kidnapped victim who called for help before being raped, murdered and dismembered. The police handled the case poorly and a succession of police fumbles and oversights were revealed, alongside with false reports […]

2-(2) North Korea extends 10-year military conscription

Article: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/northkorea/11207725/North-Korea-extends-10-year-military-conscription.html Date: November 04, 2014 Summary: North Korea is introducing a voluntary extension of its national service due to a critical shortage of troops in the country, while its mandatory service already stands at 10 years, the longest conscription period in the world. This has not been officially announced yet, but the ruling party is currently encouraging […]

2-(3) Criminal Psychology (범죄심리학)

Web-site: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Criminal_psychology Summary: This is not an article but this time I want to post about criminal psychology, so called 범죄심리학 in Korean, because this is the area that I am interested in when it comes to crime, other than the punishments. Criminal psychology is the study that goes deeply into ‘what makes someone commit a […]

2-(1) SPEECH BY YEON-MI PARK: HORROR OF NORTH KOREAN ATROCITIES

  Speech Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ei-gGvLWOZI (Yeonmi Park makes speech at 8:40 and before that is introduction of Yeonmi park made by James Chau, who is a journalist, television presenter, and United Nations Goodwill Ambassador) Her speech is only 7 minutes long so please watch it! Date: October 20, 2014 Summary: in the speech she speaks about her escape […]

2-(2) GOV’T ORDERED TO COMPENSATE CHILD RAPE VICTIM (나영이/조두순사건)

Article (1): http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/nation/2011/10/117_97383.html Date: November 10, 2011 Summary: This article is about judgments on one of the worst rapists surnamed Cho. He was sentenced to 12 years behind the bars as his intoxicated state was taken into account by the court. On the top of that the appellate division of the Seoul Central District Court ordered Cho to […]