The Capitalist Unconscious: From Korean Unification to Transnational Korea
Released! 09/01/2015
The Capitalist Unconscious: From Korean Unification to Transnational Korea
by Hyun Ok Park
Hardcover

The unification of North and South Korea is widely considered an unresolved and volatile matter for the global order, but this book argues capital has already unified Korea in a transnational form. As Hyun Ok Park demonstrates, rather than territorial integration and family union, the capitalist unconscious drives the current unification, imagining the capitalist integration of the Korean peninsula and the Korean diaspora as a new democratic moment.

Based on extensive archival and et... read more