the kingdom of joseon was founded in 1392 in what country?
The Kingdom of Joseon was a Korean kingdom founded by Yi Seonggye that lasted for approximately five centuries, from July 1392 to October 1897. It was officially renamed the Korean Empire in October 1897. It was founded following the aftermath of the overthrow of Goryeo in what is today the city of Kaesong.
A portrait of a civil bureaucrat in the Joseon period.
Joseon architecture is defined as from the 14th century to the beginning of 20th century. The founding of the Joseon Dynasty in 1392 brought to power like-minded men steeped in the doctrines of Neo-Confucianism, which had slowly percolated into Korea from China in the 14th century.
Jongmyo, a UNESCO World Heritage site. This Confucian shrine is dedicated to the ancestors of the Joseon Dynasty kings.