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Academy of Korean Studies (한국학중앙연구원, AKS) is a South Korean research and educational institute with the purpose of establishing profound research on Korean culture. It was established on June 22, 1978, by Ministry of Education & Science Technology of South Korea (교육과학기술부).[1] The Academy has dedicated to interpreting and analyzing Korean culture in general, defining the academic identity of Korean studies, and educating scholars.

The Academy of Korean Studies
한국학중앙연구원 (韓國學中央硏究院)
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Former names
한국정신문화연구원 (韓國精神文化硏究院)
TypePublic
EstablishedJune 30, 1978
Officer in charge
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (South Korea)
PresidentAhn, Byung-Ook
Location, ,
South Korea

37°23′27″N 127°03′33″E / 37.390739°N 127.059031°E / 37.390739; 127.059031Coordinates: 37°23′27″N 127°03′33″E / 37.390739°N 127.059031°E / 37.390739; 127.059031
CampusRural
NicknameAKS
AffiliationsJangseogak (장서각 藏書閣)
Websitehttps://web.archive.org/web/20050126014511/http://www.aks.ac.kr/ http://intl.aks.ac.kr/english/portal.php
Academy of Korean Studies
Hangul
Hanja
Revised RomanizationHangukhak jungang yeonguwon
McCune–ReischauerHankuk chungang yŏnkuwŏn

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Journal published by the Academy of Korean Studies

Journals not published by the Academy of Korean Studies

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "한국학중앙연구원 (The Academy of Korean Studies 韓國學中央硏究院)" (in Korean). Doosan Encyclopedia. Retrieved 2008-04-27.

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