Choe Chung

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Choe Chung
Hangul 최충
Hanja 崔沖
Revised Romanization Choe Chung
McCune–Reischauer Ch'oi Ch'ung

Choe Chung (984–1068) was a Korean Confucian scholar and poet of the Haeju Choe clan during the Goryeo period. He has been called the grandfather of the Korean educational system.[1]


  1. ^ Yang, Key P. and Gregory Henderson, 1958, "An Outline History of Korean Confucianism: Part I: The Early Period and Yi Factionalism,"The Journal of Asian Studies 18 (1): 81-101: