Korean cultural efflorescence under the reign of Sejong (22 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 10.2.3: Korean Writing and Culture.

Context

During his reign the power of the Buddhist heirarchy was reduced and a system for recording the Korean language phonetically was introduced.

Citation:
Editors. "Korean cultural efflorescence under the reign of Sejong". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=9643, accessed 04 December 2016.]