Tasan, pen name of Chong Yagyong, 1762-1836. An advocate of openness in thought and leading light of the Sirhak philosophical movement.
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Chong Yak-yong "Tasan"
Excerpts from several sources putting this scholar in historical context.
Review of Chông Yagyong: Korea's Challenge to Orthodox Neo-Confucianism
Review by John L. Goulde, reprinted from the 1998 Acta Koreana. Discusses the significance of Tasan's "classical learning."
Tasan Chong Yagyong (1762-1836)
Bibliography of primary and secondary sources in Eastern and Western languages.
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