Culture Awareness Of North Korea Essay

1077 Words Nov 7th, 2016 5 Pages
This essay will cover the cultural awareness of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea is also known as North Korea. The U.S. Army defines culture as a “dynamic social system” containing the values, beliefs, behaviors, and norms of a “specific group, organization, society, or other collectively” learned shared, internalized, and changeable by all members of the society. Cultural is defined by Webster’s dictionary as the beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular society, group, place, or time. : A particular society that has its owns beliefs, ways of life, art, etc. : A way of thinking, behaving, or working that exist in a place or organization. This essay covers terrain, infrastructure, communication, military, and the weather of North Korea.

North Korea is a very harsh, rugged country. The terrain consist of mostly hills, narrow valleys and Serval Mountain ranges. North Korea has coastal pains to the west of the country. The highest elevation in North Korea is Paektu-san at 2744 meters. About 21% of the country are in agricultural land, 46% of the country is forested, and 32% in other uses such as urban environments, military sites and government owned area. North Korea borders China, South Korea and Russia.

Infrastructure consists of government, economy, and transportation. North Korea is a communist state. The capital of North Korea is Pyongyang, the country consists of 9 provinces and…

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