Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


02.08 Comparative History: Eastern and Western: Assessment

No description

Jonathan Martinez

on 13 April 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of 02.08 Comparative History: Eastern and Western: Assessment

Loyalty Loyalty is faithfulness or a devotion to a person, country, group, or cause. It is a feeling or attitude of devoted attachment and affection. One must be loyal to their families, their country and their cause, even in this modern world. This is one of the main elements in both Bushido of Japan and Chivalry of Europe. Courage This element is an integral part of both the bushido of Japan and the Chivalry of Europe. Courage is one of the ideal traits that a person can have. Life is full of many dangers and hardships, and only courage help you overcome them. Courage is that, what makes you to persevere against your adversities. Part 1 What are the main elements of Japanese bushido?
Samurai were warriors who served a shogun or daimyo in feudal Japan. The samurai followed a code of behaviour called the Bushido. The main elements of that bushido were courage in battle, loyalty to shogun or daimyo, kindness, education, and to support the arts.

What are the main elements of European chivalry?
In feudal Europe, knights were warriors who served a lord or vassal. They too followed a code of behaviour, called Chivalry. The main elements of chivalry were courage in battle, loyalty to lord, generosity to feeble, defend the church, and to champion a lady.

Which of the elements of bushido and chivalry would work well for a code of chivalry in today’s world? Explain.
I believe that the elements of courage, loyalty, kindness, generosity, and education Kindness Kindness is the act or the state of being kind, being marked by good and charitable behavior, pleasant disposition, and concern for others. It is known as a virtue, and recognized as a value in many cultures and religions. If you are kind to others, then others will be kind to you too. This is one of the main elements of the bushido of Japan. Generosity Generosity is the habit of giving without expecting anything in return. It can involve offering time, assets or talents to aid someone in need. Often equated with charity as a virtue, generosity is widely accepted in society as a desirable trait. Generosity comes from selflessness. It is a main part of Chivalry of Europe. Education Education gives us knowledge of the world around us. It develops in us a perspective of looking at life. It helps us build opinions and have points of view on things in life. By the means of education only one’s potential can be used to maximum extent. Education tells men how to think, how to work properly, how to make decisions.
It is an integral part of the Bushido of Japan. 02.08 Comparative History: Eastern and Western Modern Age Code of Chivalry
Full transcript