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From monk-scholars to kangakusha

From monk-scholars to kangakusha

In Week 4, we will learn more about the development of scholarship during the Edo period, after the end of the golden age of temple scholarship, by looking at some Japanese scholars.

Some words and names that may be unfamiliar to learners are listed in the glossary for each week. For Week 4, it’s located in the last step of this week. The PDF version is also available.

Keywords introduced in the video

The PDF version of the course handout for Week 4 is available in the DOWNLOADS section below.

Historical figures in the video

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