"Shintoism and Zoroastrianism" Please respond to the following:
· Describe and identify at least one of the roots of Shinto, and explain why Shinto is not considered a religion.
· It has been said that a person is Shinto in the same way that he is Japanese. Identify at least two factors which would explain the close relationship between Shintoism and Japanese nationalism.
· Explain at least two ways in which Zoroastrianism acts like a bridge between Eastern and Western religions.