Chivalry Assignment the arthurian legend

Introduction Apply

As you prepare to move into this unit, begin by thinking about the idea of chivalry. What does chivalry mean today? What kind of actions would be considered chivalrous in modern times? What kind of people behave chivalrously, and how do others respond to their behavior?

Then, think about what you have learned about chivalry from your textbooks page 1-20…and the links on page three. What did chivalry mean in medieval times? What kind of actions were considered chivalrous in medieval society? What kind of people behaved chivalrously? watch the video to help too.

Finally, compare and contrast the differences between the idea of chivalry in modern times and chivalry in medieval times. What similarities or differences exist between the modern and medieval notions of chivalry?