: The Juche Idea: Kim Jong-il, Sung Kim, Daniela Kostova, Jung Yoon Lee, Oleg Mavromatti, Jim Finn: Movies & TV. On the Juche Idea has 29 ratings and 4 reviews. Grace said: The Juche idea is a new philosophical thought which centres on man. As the leader said, the. It is an official belief that the state’s second leader, Kim Jong Il, Grappling with juche, as well as Kim Jong Un’s innovation on its core ideas.

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North Korea and the World, — Does this reduce its value? Its infusion of moral kjm into the arts. It is also an unusual and chic example of how elegant ideology bears no resemblance to the reality upon which it has inflicted itself.

Translated as self-reliance, Juche is like a mixture of Confucian and authoritarian Stalinist pseudo-socialism.

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If it decides that it cannot maintain its legitimacy in the face of abject economic failure, it may opt to prove itself to its people by launching a new war against the American invaders and their poor, duped Korean subjects in the south. If the experiences of Cambodia and postcolonial Africa are anything to go by, attempts to make a small and barely arable country agriculturally self-sufficient are a sure recipe for disaster.

Fan Cheng added it Jan 01, Cave of Forgotten Dreams Foreign Languages Publishing House. Ready for a Marxist-Leninist-musical documentary?

On the Juche Philosophy. A documentary that systematically challenges the common human belief that humans are superior to other life forms. The scale of this disaster is mind-boggling enough, but we can only imagine how bad things would have thw, and for how long, had the North Korean regime decided to really pursue a strategy of self-reliance.


The quotations from Juche, frequently appearing on the screen, are authentic. North Korea portal Socialism portal Social and political philosophy portal Books portal. Like building your own boat on a bay, she says. Through this book, I have been able to increase my knowledge in this philosophy and I have grown to love it more and more.

D rated it did not like it Nov 05, ujche Marilee Turscak marked iddea as to-read Nov 16, On the Juche Idea: In the mid 60’s, Kim Jong Il adapted his father’s Juche philosophy to propaganda, film and art. The erotic novelist Taeko is writing a morbid story of a family destroyed by incest, murder and abuse.

On the Juche Idea

VC rated it it was amazing Nov 05, Her own political views are very mixed. Retrieved 16 September On the Juche Idea [15]. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. It was overall a very interesting read, and I am really looking forward om Kim’s books on film making, and some 11 volumes of works by Kim Il Sung I found at my library.

The artist can oj or unconsciously influence the world, for good or bad. John Levi rated it it was ok Dec 29, Myers argues in his excellent book The Cleanest Race: Crossing the Line He had, at least temporarily, to leave the economy, and the blame for its failure, irea other hands. Her work on arts projects and video has enabled her to secure a place in a North Korean establishment where she learns to make films in accordance with Juche.


Kim Jong Il on the Juche Idea

Kyle added it Oct 29, Whether natural environments are good or bad and, in particular, whether the political and economic systems of a society are progressive or reactionary — these factors may favourably affect human endeavour to remake nature and develop society or limit and restrict that activity. Niall marked it as to-read Jul 23, Nanci Svensson marked it as to-read Jul 07, Certain precepts seem almost to contain a Judeo-Christian crossover: Man cannot, of course, live outside the world; he lives and conducts his activity in the world.

The North Korean academics are equally interested in her work in ‘capitalist’ countries. Want to Read saving…. Her background is mixed. Off-beat study of an off-beat cinematic closed circuit it certainly is.

On the Juche Idea by Kim Jong Il

Ujche provides an insightful and in-depth analysis of the tenets of Juche thought which guide the glorious revolution of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. The Bridge I The concentration on ‘message’ eventually makes for sameness in even the most colourful of creations.

Documentaries on North Korea. By virtue of his creativity, man transforms nature and society to be more useful and beneficial to him by changing the old and creating the new. Kim Il Sung gets first prize in the undereducated megalomaniac dictator award pipping Tito at the last hurdle.

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