Sufi manifestations of javanmardi both
Medieval And Modern Studies Were and modern studies were as were literary artistic archaeological and sociological studies among others The opening ssays xamine the concept’s origin in medieval history and legends throughout a geographical background that spans from modern Iran
TO TURKEY ARMENIA AND BOSNIA AMONGTurkey Armenia and Bosnia among Muslim and Christian communities Subseuent articles xplore modern implications of javanmardi within such contexts as sportsmanship political heroism gender fluidity cinematic representations and the advent of digitalizati. Javanmardi is one of those Persian terms that is freuently mentions in discussions of Persian identity and yet its precise meaning is difficult to comprehend A number of uivalents have been offered including chivalry and manliness and while these terms are not incorrect javanmardi transcends them The
concept ncompasses character traits of generosity selflessness hospitality bravery courage honesty truthfulness and justice and yet thereencompasses character traits of generosity selflessness hospitality bravery courage honesty truthfulness and justice and yet there occasions when the xact opposite of "these is reuired for one to be a javanmard At times " is reuired for one to be a javanmard At times would seem that being a javanmard. ,
Is about knowing doing the right thing although this definition too falls short of the term's full meaning The present collection is the product of a three year project financed by the British Institute of Persian Studies on the theme of Javanmardi in the Persianate world The articles in this volume represent the sheer range influence and importance that the concept has had in
CREATING AND CONTRIBUTING TO PERSIANATE IDENTITIES OVER THE PASTand contributing to Persianate identities over the past hundred and fifty years The contributions are intentionally broad in scope Rather than focus for xample on medieval. .