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:

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The English translation of six chapters in Book XII of Mongmin simsŏ on administration for district magistrates is presented. The chapters discuss the following: replacement and transfer, the baggage of the departing magistrate, the people’s request that the magistrate stay longer, minor offenses and failures, mourning the death of the magistrate, and missing and honoring the late magistrate.

Keywords: administration; district magistrates; departure from office; death; replacement; transfer

Chapter.  22714 words. 

Subjects: Asian History

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