Flashcards in Japanese History part 1 Deck (8)
Japanese religion meaning way of the gods, and focuses on worshiping nature and ancestor gods.
code of correct behavior and appearance.
a social and economic system in which peasant farmers worked land for a landowner
loyal warriors who lived according to a demanding code of behavior called Bushido.
The way of the warrior a samurai was expected to show reckless courage, reverence for the gods, fairness, and generosity toward those weaker than himself.
became territorial lords who protected those loyal to them with a private army of samurai.
Amas, in which actors in elaborate costumes using music, dance, and mime, performed skits about urban life.