A warrior with sword raised, pierced by arrows and bleeding from numerous wounds; from series ‘Heroes of Taiheiki’


Samurai Bibliography

Gibson, Michael. The Samurai of Japan. London: Wayland Publishers Ltd. 1973.
Mishima, Yukio. The Way of the Samurai. New York: Basic Books Inc., 1977.
Nitobe, Inazo. Bushido – The Soul of Japan. New York: The Knickerbocker Press,  1907.
Till, Barry. Samurai – the Warrior Class of Japan. Catalogue, Art Gallery of Greater  Victoria, 2003.
Turnbull, Stephen R. Samurai – The Story of Japan’s Great Warriors. New York:  Sterling Publishing Co., Inc., 2004.
Turnbull, Stephen R. The Book of the Samurai, The Warrior Class of Japan. London: Bison Books Ltd. , 1982.
Waley, Arthur. The No Plays of Japan. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1922.
Warrior Tradition. Video. New York: A&E Television Networks, 1997.  
http://www.iijnet.or.jp/NOH-KYOGEN/english/english.html  (February 2005)
http://www.reliks.com/merchant.ihtml?pid=1939&step=4 (February 2005)
http://www.answers.com/topic/wakizashi (February 2005)
http://www.findword.org/wa/wakizashi.html (February 2005)

Learning Resources Bibliography

BonBernard, Trudie. Japan – Teacher’s Resource Package. Edmonton: Arnold
Publishing Limited, 1997.
Powerie, Steve and Sterling, Sharon. Global Citizens – Outlooks 6. Ontario: Oxford
University Press, 2001.
Multiple Intelligences – Teaching Kids the Way They Learn – Grade 6. Frank Schaffer Publications.
Inside Japan. Video
The Tradition of Performing Arts in Japan. Video.

Learning Objectives Bibliography

• Social Studies K-7 - Prescribed Learning Outcomes (PLOs)–– Appendix A – Grade 6 http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/irp/ssk7/apa6.htm
• Comparative Civilizations 12 – (PLOs) –Appendix A – Learning Outcomes http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/irp/comciv12/apamai.htm
• International Languages – Japanese 5 to 12 – Appendix A – (PLOs) – Understanding Culture and Society http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/irp/jp5_12/apa4.htm
• Drama K-7 – Context http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/irp/fak7/apadra.htm#con / Drama 8-10 – Social and Cultural Context (PLOs) - http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/irp/drama810/apaconsc.htm
• Theatre Performance 11 & 12 – Appendix A (PLOs) – Context http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/irp/drama1112_tp.pdf#nameddest=drama1112_apa

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