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1. Government of Korea. 2009. Korea.Net. Gateway to Korea. Facts and figures (available at http://korea.net/). Seoul, Korean Culture and Information Service (KOIS) of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

2. United Nations. 2006. Demographic Yearbook (available at http://unstats.un.org/unsd/demographic/products/dyb/dybsets/2006%20DYB.pdf). New York, USA.

3. Food & Fertilizer Technology Center (FFTC). 2009. Agricultural situationer. Korea (available at http://www.agnet.org/situationer/korea.html. Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.

4. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). 2009. OECD.StatsExtract. Country Statistical Profiles 2009. Japan. (available at http://stats.oecd.org/wbos/Index.aspx?DatasetCode=CSP2009). Paris.

5. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). 2007. Economic Surveys. South Korea (available at http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/9/48/40417668.pdf). Vol. 2007/6. Paris.

6. FAO. FAOSTAT: PopStat (available at http://faostat.fao.org/site/452/default.aspx). Rome.

7. FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Song, J. H. 2006. Perspectives on agricultural development in the Republic of Korea: lessons and challenges (available at http://www.fao.org/docrep/009/ag089e/ag089e00.htm). In Rapid growth of selected Asian economies. Lessons and implications for agriculture and food security. Republic of Korea, Thailand and Viet Nam. Bangkok.

8. Savada, A. M. & Shaw W. 1990. South Korea: A country study. (available at http://countrystudies.us/south-korea/52.htm). Washington DC, Government Printing Office for the Library of Congress.

9. UNDP. Human Development Indices: a statistical update 2008 (available at http://hdr.undp.org/en/media/HDI_2008_EN_Tables.pdf). New York, USA.

10. United Nations Statistics Division. 2009. Millennium Development Goals Indicators: Cambodia (available at http://unstats.un.org/unsd/mdg/Data.aspx). New York, USA.

11. Joo, J. 2008. Observing Changes in the Status of Korean Women through Statistics (available at http://www2.kwdi.re.kr/data/project/2009/1/GSPR2008_1_12_Jaeseon%20Joo.pdf). Gender Studies and Policies Review, Vol. 1. Seoul, Gender Statistics Research Center, Korean Women Development Institute (KWDI).

12. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Human Development Report 2007/2008. Fighting climate change: human solidarity in a divided world (available at http://hdr.undp.org/en/media/HDR_20072008_EN_Complete.pdf). New York, USA.

13. Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). 2007. CEDAW/C/KOR/6. Consideration of reports submitted by States parties under article 18 of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women. Sixth periodic report of States parties. Republic of Korea (available at http://www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/cedaw/reports.htm). New York, USA.

14. Korean Rural Economic Institute (KREI). 2007. Investigation of Changes in Korean Women Farmers’ Roles and Suggestion of Policy Agendas for the Women Farmers. (available http://www.krei.re.kr/eng/publication/reports_view.php?reportid=R552&cpage=1&skey=&sword=). Seoul

15. United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), Kim. Y. 2006. The development of e-business and entrepreneurship among Korean women’s agricultural cooperatives (available at www.unescap.org/icstd/applications/projects/Green-Coops/ws1/docs/ Country%20Presentations/Korea.ppt). In Entrepreneurship and e-Business for Women by Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), Asian Pacific Women’s Information Network Centre (APWINC) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). Bangkok.

16. Korean Rural Economic Institute (KREI). 2009. Korean Agriculture National Statistics (available http://www.krei.re.kr/eng/statistics/basic_farming_view.php?mode=1_6). Seoul.

17. Choi, J. 2006. Agricultural Cooperatives in Korea. Paper presented at FFTC-NACF International Seminar on Agricultural Cooperatives in Asia: Innovations and Opportunities in the 21st Century, Seoul, Korea, 11-15 September 2006.

18. Yoon, G. 1998. The Situation of Korean Female Farmers. In Gender, Technology and Development, Vol. 2(3). Thousand Oaks, CA, USA, Sage Publications.

19. Constitutional Court of Korea website. 2009. Constitution of the Republic of Korea (available at http://www.ccourt.go.kr/home/english/welcome/republic.jsp). Seoul.

20. Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). 2003. CEDAW/C/KOR/5. Consideration of reports submitted by States parties under article 18 of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women. Fifth periodic report of States parties. Republic of Korea (available at http://daccessdds.un.org/doc/UNDOC/GEN/N03/452/20/PDF/N0345220.pdf?OpenElement). New York, USA.

21. Law Library of Congress. 2009. Global Legal Information Network (GLIN) website (available at http://www.glin.gov/view.action?glinID=77959). Washington, DC, Law Library of Congress.

22. Global Property Guide. 2009. South Korea: Inheritance (available at http://www.globalpropertyguide.com/Asia/South-Korea/Inheritance). Makati City, Philippines.

23. Maloney, J. 2000. Land Tenure History and Issues in the Republic of Korea (available at http://www.spatial.maine.edu/~onsrud/Landtenure/CountryReport/Korea.pdf). Orono, Maine, USA, Department of Spatial Information Science and Engineering, University of Maine.

24. Kim, S. 1992. Farm Size and Structural Reform of Agriculture I. Korea (available at http://www.agnet.org/library/eb/345a/). Jung-Ku, Korea, Farm Management Research Division Research Department National Agricultural Cooperative Federation.

25. FAO. FAOLEX (available at http://faolex.fao.org/faolex/) [accessed June 2009]. Rome.

26. Korean Women Development Institute (KWDI). 2009. KWDI website (available at http://www2.kwdi.re.kr/index.jsp). Seoul.

27. Food & Fertilizer Technology Centre (FFTC). 2007. Enhancing the role of women farmers (available at http://www.agnet.org/library/ac/2007e/). Suwon, Korea, International Technical Cooperation Center (ITCC)-Rural Development Administration (RDA), International Seminar on Enhancement of Women Farmers’ Role in the Development of Rural Asia, October 15-19, 2007.

28. Ministry of Gender Equality and Family (MOGEF). 2007. Responses to the list of questions with regards to the Periodic Reports of CEDAW (available at http://english.moge.go.kr). Seoul.

29. Public Broadcasting Service (PBS). 2000. PBS Online. Hidden Korea program (available at http://www.pbs.org/hiddenkorea/culture.htm). Chicago, IL, USA, Food for Thoughts Productions, Inc

30. JoongAng Daily. 2008. The new system recognizes women’s rights and non-traditional families (available at http://joongangdaily.joins.com/article/view.asp?aid=2885630). Seoul, JoongAng Ilbo.

31. Women in World history. Women and Confucianism (available at http://www.womeninworldhistory.com/lesson3.html). Berkely, CA.USA.

32. Yoon, H. 2006. The Change in the Roles of Women in Traditional Korean Culture (available at https://arachne.library.emory.edu/oja/include/getdoc.php?id=178&article=52 &mode=pdf). Oxford Journal of Anthropology, 2006. Oxford, GA, USA, Oxford College of Emory University.

33. Boyer, W. & An, P. 1991. Rural Development in South Korea: A Sociopolitical Analysis. Newark, DE, USA, University of Delaware Press.

34. Choi, J. 2006. Folk-religion: The Customs in Korea. Seoul, Ewha Womans University Press.

35. LEE, Y. 2008. Process Management for Effective Disposition of State Land in Korea (available at http://www.fig.net/commission7/verona_fao_2008/papers/10_sept/5_1_lee.pdf). Presented at FIG/FAO/CNG International Seminar on State and Public Sector Land Management, Verona, Italy, September 9-10, 2008.

36. Lee, H. 2008. Korea Cadastre and Land Administration System (available at http://www.csdila.unimelb.edu.au/projects/PCGIAPLASeminar/reports/presnetations/12-Korea.pdf). Seoul, Korea Cadastral Survey Corporation.

37. Cadastral template. 2003. Country Report 2003. Republic of Korea (available at http://www.cadastraltemplate.org/countrydata/kr.htm). Melbourne, Australia, Department of Geomatics of the University of Melbourne.

38. Choi, J. 2006. Agricultural Cooperatives in Korea. Paper presented at FFTC-NACF International Seminar on Agricultural Cooperatives in Asia: Innovations and Opportunities in the 21st Century, Seoul, Korea, 11-15 September 2006.

39. Women and Life on Earth (WLOE). 2009. WLOE website. Country information (available at http://www.wloe.org/Korea.227.0.html). Holyoke, MA, USA, WLOE.

40. FAO. World Census of Agriculture. Main Results by Country: Korea - Agricultural Census 2000 (available at http://www.fao.org/es/ESS/census/wcares/Korearep_2000.pdf ). Rome.

41. FAO. 2009. The Statistics Division. Additional International Comparison Tables (available at http://www.fao.org/es/ess/census/gini/table2.asp). Rome.

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