Project Description

KOREAN FOUNDATION PROFESSOR OF KOREAN STUDIES IN THE SOCIAL SCIENCES

Professor Charles Armstrong specializes in modern Korean, East Asian, and international history. His latest books are Tyranny of the Weak: North Korea and the World, 1950-1992 (Cornell, 2013; winner of the John Fairbank Prize of the American Historical Association) and The Koreas (Routledge, second edition 2014). He is completing a history of modern East Asia for the Wiley-Blackwell Concise History of the Modern World series, to be published in 2016.

 

Office: 516 Fayerweather
Office Hours: R 1:30-3:30
Teaching Hours: T 10:10-12:00, 1:10-2:25; R 10:10-12:00. 1:10-2:25
Phone: (212) 854-1721
Email: cra10@columbia.edu