FACULTY
Soh, Changrok

Soh, Changrok

Soh, Changrok

Professor
Ph.D., Tufts University (1992)
Int’l Relations
#539 Int’l Studies Hall
crsoh@korea.ac.kr
02- 3290-2402
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Education

Ph. D. in International Relations, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, 1992
M.A. in Law and Diplomacy, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, 1987
B.A. in Political Science, Seoul National University, 1984

Research Interests

International Politics, International Relations, Human Rights, International Organizations
International Development and Cooperation, Asian Human Rights, North Korean Human Rights

Publications

“The Human Rights Council Advisory Committee’s Contribution to Global Human Rights,” The Institute of Korean Studies, Korea Observer, Vol.46, No.5, 2015

“Human Rights, Official Development Assistance (ODA), and Globalization: Quantitative Studies and the Case of South Korea,” The Institute of Korean Studies, Korea Observer, Vol.46, No.5, 2015

“The Refugee Act of Korea: The Limits of Civil Society Influence,” Korean Political Science Review, Vol. 48, No. 3, 2014

“Regional Governance of North Korean Human Rights,” Journal of International Politics, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2014

“Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Implementation in South Korea: Lessons from American and British CSR Policies,” Institute of international Affairs, Journal of International and Area Studies, Vol.21, No.2, 2014

“Cosmopolitan Memories in East Asia: Revisiting and Reinventing the Second World War,” International Journal of Transitional Justice, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2014

“Regional Governance of North Korean Human Rights,” Journal of International Politics, Vol. 19 No.1, 2014

“The Refugee Act of Korea: The Limits of Civil Society Influence,” Korean Political Science Review, Vol. 48 No.3, 2014

“Extending Corporate Liability to Human Rights Violations in Asia,” Journal of International and Area Studies, Vol. 20, No 1, 2013

“Forced Repatriation of North Korean Defectors: Granting Refugee Status under International Law.” Journal of Peace and Unification, Vol.2, No.1, 2012

“Representation of Human Rights Violations by Human Right NGOs,” Journal of International Politics, Vol.17, No.1, 2012

“Comprehensive Security Governance in East Asia: Converging Concepts, Institutions and Approaches.” East West Studies, Vol.24, No.2, 2012

“Characteristics of the Korean Human Rights Governance and Possibility of Diffusion into the Asian Region,” (In Korean) (Korean Unification Studies, Vol. 15, No 2, 2011)

Improving North Korean Human Rights Situation- Peaceful Engagement and International Experiences (In Korean) (Seoul: Hanul, 2010)

“A Study on Good Governance of Support Policy for North Korean Defectors: Focusing on Employment Policy.” East and West Studies, Vol. 22, No 1, 2010

“Theoretical Considerations Why Countries Provide Development Aid,” Journal of International Politics, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2010

Diffusion and Internalization of Governance (In Korean) (Seoul: DaeKyung, 2009)

“Institutionalization of Regional Metagovernance Framework to Enhance Human Security in East Asia,” GIARI Working Paper, Vol. 2008-E-2, 2008

“Multilateral Cooperation to Advocate Human Security in East Asia,” Korea Review of International Studies, Vol. 10, No. 2, 2007

A Method of Improvement and Vitalization for Peace and Prosperity of Korean Peninsula (In Korean) (Seoul: Korean Institute of National Unification, 2007)

“Enhancing Human Security in North Korea through Development of a Human Rights Regime in Asia,” Korea Review of International Studies, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2007

“Enhancing Human Security in North Korea: A Multilateral Approach,” Non-Governmental Six Party Talks on Cooperation in Northeast Asia, Korea Association of International Studies, 2006

Global Governance and Korea (In Korean) (Hanyang University Press, 2006)

Survey Study on Peace and Prosperity of Korean Peninsula (in Korean) (Seoul: Korean Institute of National Unification, 2006)

Establishing Desirable Governance of Unification Policy for Integration of South and North Korea (In Korean) (Seoul: Korean Institute of National Unification, 2005)

“North Korean Human Rights and East Asian Human Rights Governance: Focusing on International Regime Theory,” The Institute of Peace Affairs, Vol. 44, 2005

“United States Foreign Policy and United Nations: The Case of the War in Iraq,” The Korean Journal of International Relations, Vol. 44, No. 5, 2004

“The Role of NGOs in International Economic Organizations: Critical Theory Perspectives,” Korea Review of International Studies, Vol. 7, No. 1, 2004

“Heavy and Chemical Industrialization (HCI) Policy as a Mega-policy,” Korea Journal of Policy Studies, Vol. 18, No. 2, 2004

International Organization: Politics of Global Governance (Seoul: Dasan Publishing Co., 2004)

“Theories of Global Governance,” Korea Review of International Studies, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2003

“High-tech Industrial Policies of the United States and Japan,” (in Korean) in Young-Kwan Yoon, ed. Globalization and Korea (Seoul: Eulyoo Pubishing Co., 2003)

“Theoretical Approaches to Global Governance,” Korea Review of International Studies, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2002

Politics of Governance (in Korean) (Seoul: Bummunsa, 2002)

“The Influence of the United States on ‘WTO Plus’ in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation,” Korea Review of International Studies, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2000

“Dilemma of Politics of Reform in North Korea: Where Is It Going?” East Asian Review, Vol. 12, No. 4, 2000

“Global Governance and International Organization,” (in Korean) a paper presented at Summer Academic Conference of The Korean Political Science Association in July 4 2001

“Realism in Theories of International Political Economy,” (in Korean) Contemporary International Political Economy, edited by Jung-dong Yeo and Jong-chan Lee (Seoul: Beopmoonsa, 2000)

“Political Economy of Trade Negotiation: The Case Analysis of Korean Trade Negotiations with the United States in Automobile Industry.” (in Korean) Journal of Trade Law, Vol.32, 2000

The World after the Cold War: Issues and Dilemmas (Seoul: Graduate School of International Studies in Korea University, 1999)

Comparative Study of Korean and Japanese Trade Negotiations with the United States: The Case of Automobile Industry (in Korean) (Seoul: International Trade and Business Institute, 1999)

Korean Economic Diplomacy from 1993 to 1997 (in Korean) (Seoul: International Trade and Business Institute, 1998)

From Investment to Innovation?: The Korean Political Economy and Changes in Industrial Competitiveness (Seoul: Global Research Institute, Korea University, 1997)

“Technological Dependence and Limits to Growth of the Korean Economy.” Europe-Asia: The Stakes of Interdependence (Le Harvre: University of Le Harvre, 1997)

“International Competitiveness of Korean Semiconductor Industry,” Korea Review of International Studies, Vol. 1, No. 1, 1997

“Industrial Strategies of Korea and Taiwan in the Age of Globalization,” Middle Powers in the Age of Globalization: Implications for Korean Political Economy and Unification — Korean Association of International Studies’ International Conference Series No.5 (Seoul: KAIS, 1996)

“U.S.-Korea Industrial and Technological Cooperation: Implication for Regional Integration in the Asia-Pacific,” Co-authored with Denis F. Simon. Economic and Regional Cooperation in Northeast Asia, University of Chicago, 1996

“Comparative Study of Industrial Strategies of the United States and Japan: The Case of Co-Research and Development Program of Government and Enterprise in High-tech Industry.” (in Korean) Asian Studies, Vol. 34, No.1, 1996

“Orbital Mechanics of South Korea’s Technological Development: An Examination of the ‘Gravitational’ Pushes and Pulls,” Co-authored with Denis F. Simon. Technology Analysis & Strategic Management, Vol. 6, No. 4, 1994

“Korea’s Technological Development,” Co-authored with Denis Simon. Pacific Review, Vol. 7, No. 1, 1994

“Legacy of Mega-policy (Heavy and Chemical Industrialization): Can Korea Succeed in High-Technology?” Great Policies in Asia, edited by John Montgomery (Pacific Basin Research Center, Harvard JFK School of Government, 1994)

“Political Economy and Technology Innovation: Implications for Development of High-tech Industries in Korea.” The Korea Journal of Policy Studies (Graduate School of Public Administration, Seoul National University, 1993)