South Korean Popular Music and the Female Fans ―A Study of Online Fandom of K-POP Idol―
YOSHIMITSU, Masae吉光, 正絵
183 , 2015-12-28 , 長崎県立大学
In this paper, we analyzed for Korea female fans of K-POP. In the first half of the paper, we will analyze the previous research on female fans of K-POP, which is posted on South Korean academic journals. In the past, it had been analyzed from the pointof view of the deviant behavior of teens. After the Korean Wave phenomenon, it began to be analyzed from the relevance of the Korean Idol Star System. In the second half of the paper, we analyze the results of surveys were carried out for the women to manage the online fan club. Online fan club has played a very important function in the Idol Star System of K-POP.