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Admonitions on Governing the People : Manual for All Administrators, (electronic resource)

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Admonitions on Governing the People : Manual for All Administrators
Title
Admonitions on Governing the People
Title remainder
Manual for All Administrators
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first English translation of one of Korea's most celebrated historical works, a pre-modern classic so well known to Koreans that it has inspired contemporary literature and television. Written in 1821 by Chong Yagyong (Tasan), Admonitions on Governing the People (Mongmin simso) is a detailed manual for district magistrates on how to govern better. In encyclopedic fashion, Chong Yagyong addresses the administration, social and economic life, criminal justice, the military, and the Confucian ritual system. He provides examples of past corrupt officials and discusses topics of the day
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1762-1836
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Chŏng, Yag-yong
Dewey number
351
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1950-
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Choi, Byonghyon
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  • Civil service ethics
  • Local officials and employees
  • Korea
Label
Admonitions on Governing the People : Manual for All Administrators, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Contents
Cover; Halftitle; Title; Copyright; Contents; Notes on Translation; Translator's Introduction; Admonitions on Governing the People; Author's Preface; Book I. Assuming Office; Book II. Self-Discipline; Book III. Public Service; Book IV. Love of People; Book V. Personnel Administration; Book VI. Taxation; Book VII. Rites and Ceremonies; Book VIII. Administration of Military Affairs; Book IX. Administration of Justice; Book X. Public Works Administration; Book XI. Famine Relief; Book XII. Departure; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn727647137
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2401 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520947702
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)727647137
Label
Admonitions on Governing the People : Manual for All Administrators, (electronic resource)
Publication
Contents
Cover; Halftitle; Title; Copyright; Contents; Notes on Translation; Translator's Introduction; Admonitions on Governing the People; Author's Preface; Book I. Assuming Office; Book II. Self-Discipline; Book III. Public Service; Book IV. Love of People; Book V. Personnel Administration; Book VI. Taxation; Book VII. Rites and Ceremonies; Book VIII. Administration of Military Affairs; Book IX. Administration of Justice; Book X. Public Works Administration; Book XI. Famine Relief; Book XII. Departure; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn727647137
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2401 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520947702
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)727647137

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