S-Space Kyujanggak Institute for Korean Studies (규장각한국학연구원) Korean Culture (한국문화) Korean Culture (한국문화) vol.57/60(2012)
16~17세기 鳥銃의 도입과 조선의 軍事的 변화
The introduction of Musket and Joseon s Military change from 16 to 17 Century
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- 서울대학교 규장각한국학연구원
- 한국문화, Vol.58, pp. 111-137
- 조총; 훈련도감; 임진왜란; 병자호란; 기병; 砲手; Musket(鳥統); Imjin War(壬辰倭亂); the Military Training Command(訓鍊都監); Manchu Invasion of Korea in 1636(丙子胡亂); Muskeets(砲手); cavalry
- This paper is focusing on Joseon s military institutions, tactics, and social change as the introduction of muskets on the late 16th century. As well as this paper is focusing that military change since Imjin Wan(壬辰倭亂) was an engine of social change ultimately in the Late Joseon Dynasty. With introduction of muskets on Imjin War, Joseon concentrate it’s efforts to bring up Muskeets(砲手) and establish the Military Training Command(訓鍊都監) and the Joseon’s military system was changed radicaly. The occasion of the Manchu Invasion of Korea in 1636 (丙子胡亂)，Joseon were completely changed the tactics and formations centering around Musket having advantage over to defend cavalry(騎兵). The seizure of a large-scale Muskeets and station in Seoul have an effect on socio-economic change and the centralization of power on Late Joseon Dynasty.