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Books and Monographs
D. Schwekendiek (2016), South Korea: A Socioeconomic Overview from the Past to Present, New Brunswick and London: Transaction, xxxvi + 353 pp.

D. Schwekendiek (2014), The Data Atlas of South Korea: Demography, Society, Economic Activity, Paju, Seoul and Edison: Jimoondang, xvii + 262 pp.

D. Schwekendiek (2012), Korean Migration to the Wealthy West (with a foreword by Elaine H. Kim from UC Berkeley), New York: Nova, xvi + 213 pp.

D. Schwekendiek (2011), A Socioeconomic History of North Korea, Jefferson and London: McFarland, x + 173 pp.

D. Schwekendiek (2009), The Data Atlas of North Korea: Demography, Society, Economy, Seoul: Institute for Peace and Unification Studies - Seoul National University, xi + 243 pp.

A. Jung, J. Kwon, D. Schwekendiek (2008), Gugoeibyangin Siltaejosa Mit Hyoyuljeog Ibyangsahuseobiseu Jegongbangan [Survey on the Status of Overseas Adopted Koreans and Proposals for Effective Post-adoption Services], Seoul: Ministry of Health and Welfare, xi + 202 pp.

Articles in Journals
[* corresponding author]
D. Schwekendiek (2018), "Biological Living Standards in North Korea as Reflected in Famine to Post-famine Trends in Birthweight, 1998–2009", in: Homo - Journal of Comparative Human Biology, 69(5), pp 266-272.

S. Lee, D. Schwekendiek* (2018), "The People Who Left the People’s Republic: A History of the North Korean Diaspora", in: Education About Asia, 23(2), pp 43-47.

D. Schwekendiek (2018), "Longevity in North Korea and South Korea: Prevalence of Centenarians in One of the Poorest and One of the Richest Nations", in: Journal of Biosocial Science, 50(2), pp 244-253.

D. Schwekendiek (2017), "Growth Status of Korean Orphans Raised in the Affluent West: Anthropometric Trend, Multivariate Determinants, and Descriptive Comparison with Their North and South Korean Peers", in: Anthropologischer Anzeiger: Journal of Biological and Clinical Anthropology, 74(1), pp. 57-66.

S. Jun, J. Lewis, D. Schwekendiek* (2017), "The Biological Standard of Living in Pre-modern Korea: Determinants of Height of Militia Recruits During the Choson Dynasty", in: Economics & Human Biology, 24(1), pp. 104-110.

D. Schwekendiek (2017), "Feast and Famine: Worldwide Overweight-to-Underweight Ratios of Preschool Children", in: International Journal of Child Health and Human Development, 10(2), pp. 157-167.

D. Schwekendiek, N. Mercier* (2016), "A Contemporary History of North Korea: The Socioeconomic Rise of Women in the Post-Cold War Era as Witnessed in Different Regions", in: Asian Women, 32(4), pp. 97-121.

D. Schwekendiek (2016), "Incentivizing Exports in Academic Planning: The Rise of South Korea and Lessons for Underdeveloped Nations", in: Econ Journal Watch, 13(3), pp. 397-421.

D. Schwekendiek (2015), "Socioeconomic Influences on the Physical Wellbeing of Adults in Post-crisis North Korea", in: Asian Population Studies, 11(3), pp. 257-277.

D. Schwekendiek (2015), "Recent Changes in World University Rankings: An Explorative Study of Korea and Germany", in: Asia Europe Journal, 13(4), pp. 361-377.

T. Schroeter, D. Schwekendiek* (2015), "Understanding South Korea's Poor Nation Brand Image: A Content Analysis of Two Leading German Print News Media, 1948-2013", in: International Journal of Asia Pacific Studies, 11(1), pp. 115-135.

T. Schroeter, D. Schwekendiek* (2014), "50 Jahre Gastarbeitervertrag: Die Darstellung der koreanischen Diaspora in deutschen Medien" [50 Years Guest Worker Treaty: The Portrayal of the Korean Diaspora in the German Media], in: Handok Sahoegwahak Nonchong [Korean-German Social Science Journal], 24(2), pp. 25-56.

D. Schwekendiek (2014), "A Worldwide Study on Gender Differences in Chronic Undernutrition of Children", in: International Journal of Child Health and Human Development, 7(1), pp. 75-87.

D. Schwekendiek (2013), "From Pre- to Post-Famine: Trends in Underweight Among North Korean Children, 1987-2012", in: North Korean Review, 9(2), pp. 59-68.

J. Lewis, S. Jun, D. Schwekendiek* (2013), "Toward an Anthropometric History of Choson Dynasty Korea, Sixteenth to Eighteenth Century", in: Journal of the Historical Society, 13(3), pp. 239-270.

D. Schwekendiek (2013), "Biosocial Comparison of Mid-Upper Arm Circumference in the Two Koreas", in: Journal of Biosocial Science, 45(5), pp. 615-625.

S. Ulijaszek, D. Schwekendiek* (2013), "Intercontinental Differences in Overweight of Adopted Koreans in the United States and Europe", in: Economics & Human Biology, 11(3), pp. 345-350.

T. Spoorenberg, D. Schwekendiek (2012), "Demographic Changes in North Korea, 1993-2008", in: Population and Development Review, 38(1), pp. 133-158.

P. Dijkstra, D. Schwekendiek*, P. Preenen (2011), "Gender-Asymmetry in Dating Success of Korean Adoptees in the West", in: Sociology Mind, 1(3), pp. 91-95.

S. Pak, D. Schwekendiek, H. Kim (2011), "Height and Living Standards in North Korea, 1930s to 1980s", in: Economic History Review, 64(S1), pp. 142-158.

D. Schwekendiek (2010), "Marketing Korea Inc.", in: Korea Forum, Issue 2010, pp. 99-102.

D. Schwekendiek (2010), "Global Child Malnutrition and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea", in: International Journal of Child Health and Human Development, 3(1), pp. 17-32.

D. Schwekendiek*, S. Jun (2010), "From the Poorest to the Tallest in East Asia: The Secular Trend in Height of South Koreans", in: Korea Journal, 50(3), pp. 151-175.

D. Schwekendiek (2010), "Regional Variations in Living Conditions During the North Korean Food Crisis of the 1990s", in: Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health, 22(4), pp. 460-476.

D. Schwekendiek (2010), "Why Has Son-Preference Disappeared in North Korea?", in: North Korean Review, 6(2), pp. 65-73.

D. Schwekendiek, S. Pak*, H. Kim (2009), "Variations in the Birth-Season Effects on Height Attainment in the Two Koreas", in: Annals of Human Biology, 36(4), pp. 421-430.

D. Schwekendiek (2009), "Happy Birthday? Official versus Chronological Age of Korean Adoptees", in: Journal of Korean Adoption Studies, Summer 2009, 1(1), pp. 25-39.

S. Choi, D. Schwekendiek* (2009), "The Biological Standard of Living in Colonial Korea, 1910-1945", in: Economics & Human Biology, 7(2), pp. 259-264.

D. Schwekendiek (2009), "Incorruptible Information on North Korea? An Overview and Review of Anthropometric Assessments", in: Journal of Peace and Unification Studies, 1(1), pp. 317-364.

D. Schwekendiek, S. Pak* (2009). "Recent Growth of Children in the Two Koreas: A Meta-Analysis", in: Economics & Human Biology, 7(1), pp. 109-112.

D. Schwekendiek (2009), "The Effects of the Seasons of the Year on Malnutrition in North Korea", in: Homo - Journal of Comparative Human Biology, 60(1), pp. 5975.

D. Schwekendiek (2009), "Height and Weight Differences between North and South Korea", in: Journal of Biosocial Science, 41(1), pp. 51-57.

D. Schwekendiek (2008), "Determinants of Well-Being in North Korea: Evidence from the Post-Famine Period", in: Economics & Human Biology, 6(3), pp. 446-454.

D. Schwekendiek (2008), "Famine in North Korea: Who Suffered in 1997?", in: KDI Review of the North Korean Economy, April, pp. 52-59.

D. Schwekendiek (2008), "The North Korean Standard of Living During the Famine", in: Social Science and Medicine, 66(3), pp. 596-608.

Articles in Edited Books
D. Schwekendiek (2017), "From Confucianism to Corporeality: A Historical Inquiry into the Cosmetic Surgery Boom in South Korea", in: How Shall We Study East Asia?, H. Miyajima, B. Walraven (eds.), Edison: Jimoondang, pp. 165-181.

D. Schwekendiek (2016), "Hangukgwa Dogirui Sahoebokji Silsange Bichwobor Ttae" [Views on Social Welfare in Korea and Germany], in: Daehanmingug Haengbokjido [Happiness Map of the Republic of Korea], H. Kim, D. Yun (eds.), Paju: Asia Publishers, pp. 144-150.

D. Schwekendiek (2016), "East Asia on the Rise: The Anthropometric History of China, Japan, and Korea", in: Oxford Handbook of Economics and Human Biology, J. Komlos, I. Kelly (eds.), New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 693-709.

D. Schwekendiek (2016), "Segye Sogui Dongasia Gukga Beuraendeu Imiji - Junggug, Ilbon, Hangugui Bigyojeog Gwanjeomeur Jungsimeuro" [East Asian Nation Brand Images in the World - China, Japan, Korea in Comparative Perspective], in: Dongasia Yeongu, Eotteohge Har Geos Inga [East Asian Studies, How to Conduct It], H. Bae, S. Park, I. Park (eds.), Seoul: Sungkyunkwan University Press, pp. 175-192.

D. Schwekendiek (2014), "German Perspectives of Korea: A Historic View Suggested by a News Magazine", in: EURKOREA 2013: European Perspectives of Korea, R. Bertoni, L. Carson (eds.), Turin and Dublin: Trauben Edizioni and Trinity College Dublin, pp. 175-192.

D. Schwekendiek, M. Yeo, S. Ulijaszek (2013), "On Slimming Pills, Growth Hormones and Plastic Surgery: The Socioeconomic Value of the Body in South Korea", in: When Culture Impacts Health, C. Banwell, S. Ulijaszek, J. Dixon (eds.), London, Waltham and San Diego: Academic Press, pp. 141-153.

D. Schwekendiek (2013), "Hanguginui Momui Jaeguseong: Isangjeog Mome Daehan Yugyoejeok Guannyeomui Byeonhwa" [Reconstructing the Korean Body: Confucian-to-Modern Shifts in Corporeal Ideals], in: Dongasia Yugyomunhwaui Jaebalgyeon [The Rediscovery of Confucianism in East Asia], B. Walraven, S. Park (eds.), Seoul: Sungkyunkwan University Press, pp. 25-51.

D. Schwekendiek (2010). "A Meta-Analysis of North Koreans Migrating to China and South Korea", in: Korea: Politics, Economy, Society, R. Frank, J. Hoare, P. Koellner, S. Pares (eds.), Leiden and Boston: Brill, pp. 247-270.

D. Schwekendiek (2009), "Statistical Explorations in Terra Incognita: How Reliable are North Korean Survey Data?", in: Korea Yearbook, R. Frank, J. Hoare, P. Koellner, S. Pares (eds.), Leiden and Boston: Brill, pp. 277-300.

D. Schwekendiek (2009), "The Case of the Communist Development Country North Korea", in: Child Welfare Issues and Perspectives, S. Quintero (ed.), New York: Nova, pp. 97-112.

A. Guntupalli, D. Schwekendiek (2009), "Is it Better to Live in Rural or Urban Areas? A Worldwide Study on Child Health", in: Child Welfare Issues and Perspectives, S. Quintero (ed.), New York: Nova, pp. 77-96.

J. Baten, D. Schwekendiek (2008), "Langlebigkeit" [Longevity], in: Enzyklopaedie der Neuzeit [Encyclopedia of Early Modern History], F. Jaeger (ed.), Stuttgart: Metzler, pp. 614-616.

Other Publications

D. Schwekendiek (2018), "Nation Brand Images of East Asia in the World: Economic, Political, Social and Cultural Perspectives of Japan, China and Korea", in: Proceedings of the 137th The IIER International Conference, 62-64.

D. Schwekendiek (2015), "Hangugui Gukgabeuraendeu Imijireul Tonghan Gukjesahoewaui Sotong Munjewa Daebuk Gwangyeui Hamchuk" [Communcation Issues in South Korea's Global Nation Brand Image in Light of North Korea], in: Hanguk Sahoega Mutgo, Inmunhagi Daphada [Korean Society Asks, the Humanities Answer], Seoul: Association of Humanities Korea Research Centers, pp.182-189.

D. Schwekendiek (2013), "An Interview with John Komlos", in: Newsletter of the Cliometric Society, Summer 2013, pp. 38-44.

J. Lewis, S. Jun, D. Schwekendiek (2012), "Quality of Life in Late Chosun Korea: A View from Anthropometric Data", in: Proceedings of the 6th World Congress of Korean Studies (CD-ROM), Seongnam: Academy of Korean Studies, 10 pp.

D. Schwekendiek (2009), "Korean Migration to Germany, 1960-2000", in: Oak Newsletter, Winter 2008/2009, pp. 62-67.

D. Schwekendiek (2009), "On Foreign Academics in South Korea", in: Return, Seoul: Goal, pp. 28-31.

D. Schwekendiek (2008), "The Lost Koreans. A Manifestation of Socioeconomic Development in the Republic of Korea?", in: Oak Newsletter, Summer 2008, pp. 50-56.

D. Schwekendiek (2008), "Die Suedkoreaner im Angesicht der Bombe" [South Koreans Vis-A-Vis the Bomb], Korea Kommunikations- und Forschungszentrum Analyse No. 2-2008, Berlin: Koreaverband, 7 pp.

D. Schwekendiek (2008), "Human Welfare in North Korea", in: Proceedings of the 4th World Congress of Korean Studies, Seongnam: Academy of Korean Studies, pp. 419-424.

D. Schwekendiek (2007), "Korea in Deutschland" [Korea in Germany], in: Urishinmun [Our Newspaper], No. 146-149, March 17, pp. 16-17 & March 24, pp. 16-17 & April 7, pp. 16-17 & April 14, pp. 16-17.

Book Reviews
D. Schwekendiek (2014), Book Review of "The New Korea: An Inside Look at South Korea's Economic Rise" by M. Kim and S. Jaffe, in: Acta Koreana, 17(1), pp. 514-517.

D. Schwekendiek (2011), Book Review of "Comforting an Orphaned Nation: Representations of International Adoption and Adopted Koreans in Korean Popular Culture" by T. Huebinette, in: Acta Koreana, 14(2), pp. 255-258.

D. Schwekendiek (2008), Book Review of "Famine in North Korea: Markets, Aid, and Reform" by S. Haggard and M. Noland, in: Korean Studies Review, 15 July 2008.

D. Schwekendiek (2006), Book Review of "Wirtschaftliche Entwicklung, Sozialstruktur und Biologischer Lebensstandard in Muenchen und dem Suedlichen Bayern im 19. Jahrhundert" [Economic Development, Social Structure and Biological Living Standard in Munich and Southern Bavaria in the 19th Century] by K. Schuster, in: Economic History Services, 17 April 2006.

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