In Korea academia, republishing journal articles or reusing research results for theses/dissertations are not to be judged as duplicate publication or self plagiarism. However, it’s not permitted to ill-judged republishing or reusing without citations. All journal articles or theses/dissertations which include previously published papers should insert citations and express the previous ones in the paper.
These are allowable examples of duplicate publication in Korea academia.
Example ③ Writing a thesis/dissertation by putting previous research results and publications together and cite the sources exactly.
※ Publisher policies related to Thesis/Dissertation (Updated Feb. 2018)
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