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The Social and Cultural Presence of Buddhism in the Lives of Confucian Literati in Late Choso˘n: The Case of Tasan

@inproceedings{Kim2012TheSA,
  title={The Social and Cultural Presence of Buddhism in the Lives of Confucian Literati in Late Choso˘n: The Case of Tasan},
  author={D. Kim},
  year={2012}
}
  • D. Kim
  • Published 2012
  • Psychology
  • Our understanding of the relationship between Confucian literati and the Buddhist world of the late Chosŏn period has been biased not only by the dominant ideological setting of the period but also by our own contemporary perspective. This article attempts to extend the examination of this relationship away from ideological, religious and philosophical perspectives to a sociological and anthropological one. By retracing and reorganizing some anecdotes of the life of Tasan, it draws attention to… CONTINUE READING
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