Eberly College of Arts and Sciences
This paper is an effort to provide an overall view of the organization
and administration of Korean Social Welfare. It is based upon a literature
review of published materials on the subject in both Korean and English.
This study is part of a research initiative on East Asian social administration
at the West Virginia University School of Social Work. The basic effort is to
examine aspects of social administration in East Asian countries and
compare them with administrative practices in the Anglo-American tradition.
The paper was prepared with the assistance of two doctoral students.
Ms. Younock Kim and Mr. Sienam Hahm reviewed the available literature on
Korean social administration in Korean and English. The interpretations
and the opinions expressed are those of the author. This paper is written to
provide an English-language review of the subject, since no such review can
currently be located in the English language literature on Korean social
Digital Commons Citation
Lohmann, Roger A., "The Organization and Administration Of Korean Social Welfare: A Review of the Literature" (1990). Faculty Scholarship. 781.