South Korea is located in eastern Asia on a peninsula between China and Japan and is about the size of Indiana. Officially the Republic of Korea, it is one of the most ethnically and linguistically homogenous in the world and value education and etiquette very highly. Korean culture is unique and exciting, consisting of the spicy Kimchi dish, tteok traditional rice cakes, and much more.
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Religion and Beliefs
Demography and Ethnicity
Institutions (e.g., family, government)
Gender and Sexuality
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