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Nitobe Inazô

Nitobe Inazô

Japan"s bridge across the Pacific

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Nitobe, Inazō, 1862-1933.,
    • Educators -- Japan -- Biography.,
    • Japan -- Officials and employees -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by John F. Howes.
      ContributionsHowes, John F.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS885.5.N5 N497 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 331 p. :
      Number of Pages331
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1270442M
      ISBN 100813389240
      LC Control Number95001621

      Books Advanced Search Today's Deals New Releases Amazon Charts Best Sellers & More The Globe & Mail Best Sellers New York Times Best Sellers Best Books of the Month Children's Books of 91 results for Books: Inazo Nitobe. Skip to main search results . Bushido | A century ago, when Japan was transforming itself from an isolated feudal society into a modern nation, a Japanese educator queried about the ethos of his people composed this seminal work, which with his numerous other writings in English made him the best, known Japanese writer in the West during his lifetime.

      Inazo Nitobe Home • Tag: Inazo Nitobe Bushido, the Soul of Japan – Inazo Nitobe. Page 94 - was the signal to toll the knell of Bushido. The edict, issued five years later, prohibiting the wearing of swords, rang out the old, "the unbought grace of life, the cheap defence of nations, the nurse of manly sentiment and heroic enterprise,'' it rang in the new age of ' .

      Early life. Nitobe was born in Morioka, Mutsu Province (present-day Iwate Prefecture).His father was a retainer to the local daimyō of the Nanbu infant name was Inanosuke. Nitobe left Morioka for Tokyo in to become the heir to his uncle, Ōta Tokitoshi [], and adopted the name Ōta later reverted to Nitobe when his brothers died.   Inazo Nitobe. Publication date Topics Linguistic Publisher Teibi Publishing Company Collection universallibrary Contributor Scl Hyd Language English. Addeddate MILLION BOOKS ORIGINAL TIFF ZIP download. download 1 file. .


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Nitobe, Inazo, Title: Bushido, the Soul of Japan Contents: Bushido as an ethical system -- Sources of Bushido -- Rectitude or justice -- Courage, the spirit of daring and bearing -- Benevolence, the feeling of distress -- Politeness -- Veracity or truthfulness -- Honor -- The duty of loyalty -- Education and training of a Samurai.

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Born inInazo Nitobe began learning English at the age of nine. He entered Tokyo Imperial University before studying politics and international relations at John Hopkins University.

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