By John Lie

K-Pop: renowned song, Cultural Amnesia, and financial Innovation in South Korea seeks right away to explain and clarify the emergence of export-oriented South Korean renowned tune and to make feel of bigger South Korean monetary and cultural ameliorations. John Lie presents not just a historical past of South Korean renowned music—the premodern heritage, eastern colonial effect, post-Liberation American impression, and up to date globalization—but additionally an outline of K-pop as a approach of financial innovation and cultural creation. In doing so, he delves into the wider heritage of South Korea during this splendidly knowledgeable historical past and research of a popular culture phenomenon sweeping the globe.

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