Jo Gwang-jo

Korean philosopher (1482-1520)

Jo Gwang-jo (1482 - 1519) was a Neo-Confucian scholar, politician, and soldier of the Korean Joseon Dynasty. His pen name was Jeongam (靜庵, 정암). His style name was Hyojik (孝直, 효직). He was a leader of the Sarim party (士林, 사림).

Jo Gwang-jo (Korean: 조광조)
Jo Gwang-jo

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  • Jeongamjip (정암집, 靜庵集)

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