Rites and Ceremonies

Chŏng Yagyong

in Admonitions on Governing the People

Published by University of California Press

Published in print August 2010 | ISBN: 9780520260917
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780520947702 | DOI:
Rites and Ceremonies

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The English translation of six chapters in Book VII of Mongmin simsŏ on administration for district magistrates is presented. The chapters discuss the following: sacrifices, entertaining guests, educating the people, promoting learning, maintaining social hierarchy and order, and selection and examination.

Keywords: administration; district magistrates; sacrifice; entertaining guests; public education; social hierarchy; social order

Chapter.  62886 words. 

Subjects: Asian History

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