Bushido: The Soul of Japan by Inazo Nitobe

Bushido: The Soul of Japan by Inazo Nitobe

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Bushido: The Soul of Japan written by Inazo Nitobe was one of the first books on samurai ethics that was originally written in English for a Western audience, and has been subsequently translated into many other languages (also Japanese). Nitobe found in Bushido, the Way of the Warrior, the sources of the virtues most admired by his people: rectitude, courage, benevolence, politeness, sincerity, honor, loyalty and self-control, and he uses his deep knowledge of Western culture to draw comparisons with Medieval Chivalry, Philosophy, and Christianity.
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Bushido: The Soul of Japan written by Inazo Nitobe was one of the first books on samurai ethics that was originally written in English for a Western audience, and has been subsequently translated into many other languages (also Japanese). Nitobe found in Bushido, the Way of the Warrior, the sources of the virtues most admired by his people: rectitude, courage, benevolence, politeness, sincerity, honor, loyalty and self-control, and he uses his deep knowledge of Western culture to draw comparisons with Medieval Chivalry, Philosophy, and Christianity.
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00 Preface

08 May 2021 | 08 mins 22 secs

00 Preface

08 May 2021 | 08 mins 22 secs

01 Bushido as an Ethical ...

07 May 2021 | 10 mins 43 secs

01 Bushido as an Eth...

07 May 2021 | 10 mins 43 secs

02 Sources of Bushido

06 May 2021 | 13 mins 15 secs

02 Sources of Bushid...

06 May 2021 | 13 mins 15 secs

03 Rectitude or Justice

05 May 2021 | 06 mins 41 secs

03 Rectitude or Just...

05 May 2021 | 06 mins 41 secs

04 Courage, the Spirit of...

04 May 2021 | 09 mins 22 secs

04 Courage, the Spir...

04 May 2021 | 09 mins 22 secs

05 Benevolence, the Feeli...

03 May 2021 | 15 mins 02 secs

05 Benevolence, the ...

03 May 2021 | 15 mins 02 secs

06 Politeness

02 May 2021 | 13 mins 25 secs

06 Politeness

02 May 2021 | 13 mins 25 secs

07 Veracity or Truthfulne...

01 May 2021 | 12 mins 43 secs

07 Veracity or Truth...

01 May 2021 | 12 mins 43 secs

08 Honor

30 Apr 2021 | 11 mins 29 secs

08 Honor

30 Apr 2021 | 11 mins 29 secs

09 The Duty of Loyalty

29 Apr 2021 | 14 mins 01 sec

09 The Duty of Loyal...

29 Apr 2021 | 14 mins 01 sec

10 Education and Training...

28 Apr 2021 | 10 mins 18 secs

10 Education and Tra...

28 Apr 2021 | 10 mins 18 secs

11 Self Control

27 Apr 2021 | 09 mins 30 secs

11 Self Control

27 Apr 2021 | 09 mins 30 secs

12 The Institutions of Su...

26 Apr 2021 | 24 mins 38 secs

12 The Institutions ...

26 Apr 2021 | 24 mins 38 secs

13 The Sword the Soul of ...

25 Apr 2021 | 08 mins 11 secs

13 The Sword the Sou...

25 Apr 2021 | 08 mins 11 secs

14 The Training and Posit...

24 Apr 2021 | 21 mins 50 secs

14 The Training and ...

24 Apr 2021 | 21 mins 50 secs