ONAJ KOJI BI HTEO da bude ratnik, iznad svega bi trebalo da teži da u Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn. Posted in: Blog. Tags: Bushido kodeks Samuraja. Start by marking “Bushido: Kodeks samuraja” as Want to Read: predajom, a samo su rijetke zabilježene perom nekog slavnog ratnika ili učenjaka. . Got within 20 pages of the end and had to put it down when the author revealed his. poznatiji kao Bushido, je njemački reper. Riječ “bushido” dolazi iz japanskog jezika i znači “staza ratnika”. On također koristi pseudonim Sonny Black, zasnovan.

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We admire him as truly great, who, in the menacing presence of danger or death, retains his self-possession; who, for instance, can compose a poem under impending peril or hum a strain in the face of death.

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It is, in short, a culturalist and ideological text that must be taken with the enormous grain of salt. I mean I know it was written in a way to appeal to the western audience but sadly it felt like such a Finally! Michal rated it did not like it Mar 29, Scholarly Resources [reprint ] Western influences in modern Japan; a series of papers on cultural relations, by Inazo Nitobe and others.

Second, Nitobe’s sourc There are several reasons why I didn’t really like this book. It reads more like a Christian tract than a book about the samurai. There are much better books on the subject than this one.


Surely no one will read this to understand “the soul of Japan,” whatever that may be. To ask other readers questions about Bushidoplease sign up. pkt

Paperbackpages. Michelle Bishop-lopez rated it did not like it Apr 03, Ming SO rated it did not like it Dec 03, Tokyo, Mazuren company, Ltd. Oleg Benesch, “Inventing the Way of the Samurai” less.

Bushido: Kodeks samuraja

The University of Chicago Press, Published by Planetopija first published He never once cites any documentary evidence or any testimony from any living samurais. First, it feels very dated. This book was written ratnikzand it has to be one of the worst books on Bushido I have ever read.

Use and study of foreign languages in Japan. Michal rated it did not like it Feb 25, Second, Nitobe’s sources are a bit suspect. Nitobe often compares samurai to the knights of chivalry in a favorable light, which may rstnika appealed to westerners when this was published, but really doesn’t appeal to the modern reader which has a less romantic understanding of medieval life.

Third, Nitobe’s expertise in not in Japanese cultural studies, but in western literature and philosophy. Since more than half of his references are western, it underscores the weakness of his Japanese sources. I read this in order to give a talk on Nitobe as an “internationalist.

Earthquakes do not shake him, he laughs at storms. If you want to learn about pre-modern Japanese society and culture, or about the samurai themselves, there are other better researched sources.

Jared rated it did not like it Jun 29, Amy rated it did not like it Feb 09, Tommy rated it did not like it Jul 28, Got within 20 pages of the end and had to put it down when the author revealed his feudalistic attitudes toward women. When citing Japanese sources, he often cites literary, legendary, or semi-historical examples. Matt rated it did not like it May 11, David Lee rated it did not like it Apr 12, Does anyone know the current reputation of the author Inazo Nitobe Am among literary Japanese?


This simplistic account of the development of bushido is problematic, however, and relies on pre-war theories that conflated diverse historical periods and ideologies to provide legitimacy for the modern imperial state and nation. With an introduction by William Elliot Griffis.

ShoGaNai James rated it did not like it Nov 04, Open Preview See a Problem? The Japanese nation, its land, its people, and its life, with special consideration to its relations with the United States.

Return to Book Page. The Soul of Japan – Inazo Nitobe. The feudal system was abolish only around 30 years before the publication of this book, so numerous living sources were available at that time. The author spends far more time quoting Christian Scriptures and maxims then he does actually telling you anything useful about Bushido.