The people of Japan hold the virtue of honor in very high regard. Honor often has close ties with culture and self-perception. The Japanese often look upon honor as essential to one’s character as integrity. Masculine and feminine roles are also often defined under the idea of honor (Guerra).
How Honor is taught
Traditionally honor is taught to the new generation often within different families and clans. For a normal student, a teacher might have simply gone over the most basic aspects of the style without diving deeper into the subject or the student’s life. For a disciple, the teacher would