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The Resource Martial arts in the modern world, edited by Thomas A. Green and Joseph R. Svinth

Martial arts in the modern world, edited by Thomas A. Green and Joseph R. Svinth

Label
Martial arts in the modern world
Title
Martial arts in the modern world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas A. Green and Joseph R. Svinth
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1102.7.A56
LC item number
M37 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Green, Thomas A.
  • Svinth, Joseph R
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Martial arts
  • Martial arts
Label
Martial arts in the modern world, edited by Thomas A. Green and Joseph R. Svinth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [291]-316) and index
Contents
Sense in the nonsense : the role of folk history in the martial arts / Thomas A. Green -- The martial arts in Chinese physical culture, 1865-1965 / Stanley E. Henning -- The spirit of manliness : boxing in imperial Japan, 1868-1945 / Joseph R. Svinth -- Professor Yamashita goes to Washington / Joseph R. Svinth -- The circle and the octagon : Maeda's judo and Gracies's jiu-jitsu / Thomas A. Green and Joseph R. Svinth -- The myth of Zen in the art of archery / Yamada Shoji -- "The lion of the Punjab" : Gama in England, 1910 / Graham Noble -- The little dragon : Bruce Lee (1940-1973) / James Halpin --Surviving the middle passage : traditional African martial arts in the Americas / Thomas A. Green -- Kendo in North America, 1885-1955 / Joseph R. Svinth -- Olympic games and Japan / Kano Jigoro -- Origins of the British Judo Association, the European Judo Union, and the International Judo Federation / Richard Bowen -- The evolution of Taekwondo from Japanese karate / Eric Madis -- Women's boxing and related activities : introducing images and meanings / Jennifer Hargreaves -- Freeing the Afrikan mind : the role of martial arts in contemporary African American cultural nationalism / Thomas A. Green -- Action design : new directions in fight choreography / Tony Wolf -- Martial arts meet the new age : combatives in the early twenty-first-century American military / Joseph R. Svinth -- Epilogue : Where we go from here / Joseph R. Svinth
Control code
ocm52301446
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 322 p.
Isbn
9780275981532
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003051062
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780275981532
Label
Martial arts in the modern world, edited by Thomas A. Green and Joseph R. Svinth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [291]-316) and index
Contents
Sense in the nonsense : the role of folk history in the martial arts / Thomas A. Green -- The martial arts in Chinese physical culture, 1865-1965 / Stanley E. Henning -- The spirit of manliness : boxing in imperial Japan, 1868-1945 / Joseph R. Svinth -- Professor Yamashita goes to Washington / Joseph R. Svinth -- The circle and the octagon : Maeda's judo and Gracies's jiu-jitsu / Thomas A. Green and Joseph R. Svinth -- The myth of Zen in the art of archery / Yamada Shoji -- "The lion of the Punjab" : Gama in England, 1910 / Graham Noble -- The little dragon : Bruce Lee (1940-1973) / James Halpin --Surviving the middle passage : traditional African martial arts in the Americas / Thomas A. Green -- Kendo in North America, 1885-1955 / Joseph R. Svinth -- Olympic games and Japan / Kano Jigoro -- Origins of the British Judo Association, the European Judo Union, and the International Judo Federation / Richard Bowen -- The evolution of Taekwondo from Japanese karate / Eric Madis -- Women's boxing and related activities : introducing images and meanings / Jennifer Hargreaves -- Freeing the Afrikan mind : the role of martial arts in contemporary African American cultural nationalism / Thomas A. Green -- Action design : new directions in fight choreography / Tony Wolf -- Martial arts meet the new age : combatives in the early twenty-first-century American military / Joseph R. Svinth -- Epilogue : Where we go from here / Joseph R. Svinth
Control code
ocm52301446
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 322 p.
Isbn
9780275981532
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003051062
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780275981532

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