Yi Chung-Hwan's Tʻaengniji: The Korean Classic for Choosing Settlements

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Wild Peony Pty Limited, 1998 - History - 141 pages
The T'aengniji, written by Yi Chung-hwan (1690-1756), is a Korean work for choosing sites for settlement. It continues to be widely studied. and is a masterpiece in the human geography of the late Choson dynasty and a work for understanding the political and economic history of the time.

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Contents

Maps
1
Discourse on the Selection of Habitable Places
61
Bibliography
135
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About the author (1998)

Yoon received her PhD for research on the T'aengniji from the University of Auckland in 1996.

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