South Sudan / Kim Jong-il

Week of January 16, 2012

South Sudan / Kim Jong-il

In the News: Tensions between Sudan and South Sudan continue to rise and have resulted in violence and massacres throughout the country.

Also In the News: Now that Kim Jong-il has died, what is the fate of North Korea under the rule of Kim Jong-un?



A Civil Society Deferred: the Tertiary Grip of Violence in the Sudan
By Abdullahi A. Gallab. University Press of Florida, 2011
Call Number: HM886 .G35 2011

The Darfur Conflict: Geography or Institutions?
By Osman Suliman. Routledge, 2011
Call Number: Available online via EBSCOhost

Darfur and the International Community: The Challenges of Conflict Resolution in Sudan
By Richard Barltrop. I.B. Tauris, 2011
Call Number: Available online via EBSCOhost

An Oral and Documentary History of the Darfur Genocide
Compiled by Samuel Totten. Praeger Security International, 2011
Call Number: Available online via EBSCOhost

Two New Sudans: A Roadmap Forward
By United States Congress Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. U.S. G.P.O, 2011
SuDoc Number: Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG.112-87 (Government Documents)


The Cleanest Race: How North Koreans See Themselves—and Why It Matters
By B. R. Myers. Melville House, 2010
Call Number: HN730.6 .Z9 M66 2010

The Hidden People of North Korea: Everyday Life in the Hermit Kingdom
By Ralph Hassig and Kongdan Oh. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2009
Call Number: DS932.7 .H37 2009

Illusive Utopia: Theater, Film, and Everyday Performance in North Korea
By Suk-Young Kim. University of Michigan Press, 2010
Call Number: PN2939.1 .K56 2010

Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il
By Rachel A. Koestler-Grack. Chelsea House, 2004
Call Number: DS934.6 .K5 K64 2004

Kim Jong-il: North Korea’s Dear Leader
By Michael Breen. Wiley, 2004
Call Number: DS934.6 .K44 B74 2004

Kim Jong Il’s Leadership of North Korea
By Jae-Cheon Lim. Routledge, 2009
Call Number: Available online via EBSCOhost

The Korean War (Streaming Video)
The History Channel. A&E Television Networks, 2002
Available online via American History in Video

North Korea: Portrait of a Red Dictator (Streaming Video)
By Hikari Productions. Filmakers Library, 2008
Call Number: Available online via Filmakers Library Online

Rogue Regime: Kim Jong Il and the Looming Threat of North Korea
By Jasper Becker. Oxford University Press, 2005
Call Number: DS935 .B43 2005 (Also available online via EBSCOhost)

Seoul Train (DVD)
Directed by Jim Butterworth et al. New Day Films, 2008
Call Number: HV640.5 .K67 S38 2008 (Boca Raton Media Center)

A Socioeconomic History of North Korea
By Daniel Schwekendiek. McFarland & Co., 2011
Call Number: HC470.2 .S39 2011

A State of Mind (DVD)
Directed by Daniel Gordon. Kino International, 2005
Call Number: GV464 .S73 2006 (At Jupiter)

Under the Loving Care of the Fatherly Leader: North Korea and the Kim Dynasty
By Bradley K. Martin. Thomas Dunne Books, 2004
Call Number: DS934.6 .K44 M37 2004

Welcome to North Korea (Streaming Video)
By Peter Tetteroo. Filmakers Library, 2002
Call Number: Available online via Filmakers Library Online

Witness to Transformation: Refugee Insights into North Korea
By Stephan Haggard and Marcus Noland. Peterson Institute for International Economics, 2011
Call Number: HC470.2 .H34 2011