July 09, 2020

Award-winning North Korea scholar plagiarized sources, university finds
Charles Armstrong reported to be "no longer teaching" at Columbia

Update at 20:00 KST: This article has been amended to include a response from Cornell University Press, Armstrong's publisher

Charles K Armstrong, a long-time Korea studies professor at Columbia University, has been found to have plagiarized sources used in his critically-lauded 2013 book "Tyranny of the Weak" and will retire, his employers said this week.