Threefold relationship

Threefold - Students come to understand from the action of the master Early Modern(Edo/Tokugawa video clip from “Portrait of an Onnagata” –

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Threefold relationship Master, student, teachings Masters and disciples Confucian and Buddhist models Confucian Basis for Relationship Moral obligations exist between - Sovereign and subject - Older and younger brother - Husband and wife - Father and child - Friend and friend Lord Soun’s Precepts (textbook, 53) Daimyo The Sage Yamaga Soko, 1622-1685: Confucian conception of the sage as moral man Buddhist Model Idea of worthy disciple - Hui-kuo chosen by the Indian master Amoghavajra - Kukai chosen by Hui-kuo (reader, 156) Methods of teaching/transmitting Teaching thru example/observation Teaching thru Dialogue Teaching thru Writing/secret treatises Heian=classical Kamakura=early medieval Hereditary profession… carried out by a specific family. Only being born in the right family gives you the right to climb to the highest level Teaching through example/observation Medieval: “true dedication,” Zen master Dogen (reader, 159)
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Unformatted text preview: Students come to understand from the action of the master Early Modern (Edo/Tokugawa): video clip from “Portrait of an Onnagata” – Kabuki female roles Demonstrate, try, get corrections… Teaching through dialogue Medieval: “Sacrifice,” Zen Master Dogen (reader, 159) Conversation Early Modern: “Conversations with Kyorai,” (reader, 167-170) Comments on poems Recordings of conversations between master and disciple Teaching through writing/secret treatises Medieval: “Notes on the Nine Levels,” Noh Drama playwright and actor Zeami (reader, 161-166) Attitude towards written teachings The Teachings Significance and attitudes towards the teachings Early Modern: Video clip from “Bunraku: Master of Japanese Puppet Theater” Three main stage plays: Kabuki, No, Puppet Theater...
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This note was uploaded on 04/12/2009 for the course EACS 4A taught by Professor Ji during the Winter '06 term at UCSB.

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