The Art of the Samurai
A virtual exhibition of 70 objects privately owned. The art includes examples of metalwork, netsuke, sagemono, lacquer,... see more
The sceond part of this exercise is designed to encourage students to select books/magazine articles/websites, which will provide information about the medieval knights of Europe, their armor, weapons, and interests.
Write a 5-7 page paper comparing and contrasting the samurai warrior of Japan with the medieval knight of Europe. The paper chould include conclusions and a bibliography of sources.
- Humanities / History / Area Studies / Asia / Japan
Type of Task
To provide students with the basis of comparing the Japanese Samurai with the Medieval Knight in Europe.