The Anglo-saxon value of Bleak Heroic Necessity, compared with the English Knight: steel & blood.
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▬ Contents of this video ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬
00:00:00 - Intro
00:00:24 - Battle of Maldon story summary
00:02:45 - Enforced chivalry vs inner nobility
00:05:42 - Making a moral impulsion: Akrasia & building an engine for virtue, so vice is negated.
00:07:41 - Sophrosyne: moral impulsion made in virtue
00:09:57 - The Noble Knight, his utility
00:11:04 - Prudent heroism is an adaptive advantage
00:11:58 - The utility of Bleak Heroic Necessity
00:13:45 - A CALL to ENACT English virtue practices
00:15:19 - The problems of Chivalry
00:18:24 - Conclusion
Greenwood: Exploring the heroic sagas, legends & lore that cultivate English speaking Culture. Readings and analysis of great, and esoteric, English verse, narrative, prose, and speech, to decipher their meaning and psychological value.