By Michael DeMarco
CONSTRUCTIVE recommendations: nine articles via prime martial paintings students
covering historical past, media, therapeutic, and religious and combative components.
PRACTICAL functions: 27 articles by way of popular masters
demonstrating their favourite thoughts and providing perform tips.
“What a superb new ebook! ... a gorgeous blend of such a lot of martial arts with profound historical past info, written by way of useful authors.”
— Helmut Oberlack (Publisher, Taijiquan & Qigong Journal)
“I am satisfied to work out the magazine of Asian Martial Arts [JAMA] end on a powerful word and with nice help for this publication. i'm hoping that JAMA’s legacy will final for plenty of extra generations to come.” — Yang Jwingming, Ph.D. (President, YMAA International)
“This quantity celebrates the present excessive criteria and promise for endured excellence in educational study and sensible program, utilizing a balanced process within the martial arts as a scuffling with perform and both very important cultural or civil practices.” — Richard A. Pegg, Ph.D. (Director and Curator, Asian paintings on the MacLean Collection)
“The maximum praise i will be able to pay to any e-book is to suggest it. ... I heartily suggest this to all. Enjoy!” — William Stockey (karate, tenth dan, and kenjutsu, ninth dan)
“[A] beneficial source for an individual drawn to the subject—whether from a realistic or educational perspective.” — Laura Shatzkin (Kodansha USA)
"The magazine of Asian Martial Arts has been an enormous beacon of cause and sophistication. In succession, this new e-book seems to be a slam-dunk hit.” — G. Cameron Hurst, III, Ph.D. (Professor Emeritus of eastern and Korean experiences, college of Pennsylvania)
“A long-overdue and up-to-date view at the wide box of Asian martial arts from the pioneering writer within the scholarly method of martial traditions.” — Allen Pittman (Physical education Traditions)
“This enticing booklet serves as a capstone to the fantastic and pioneering attempt of the magazine of Asian Martial Arts, bringing the research of martial tradition into the twenty first century.” — Nyle Monday, M.Sc. (Senior Asst. Librarian, San José country collage Library)
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Asian Martial Arts: Constructive Thoughts and Practical Applications by Michael DeMarco