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Korea, South

  • By: Justin Corfield
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

The Republic of Korea, as South Korea is officially known, was founded following World War II, and is located in north-east Asia. From 1910 until 1945 the whole of the Korean peninsula was a part of the Empire of Japan, having ...

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