Karate Science

Author: J. D. Swanson, PHD
Publisher: YMAA Publication Center, Inc.
ISBN: 1594394601
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Dynamics, motion, and sensation are karate’s connective tissue—and they are the heart of this book. As a lifelong student of martial arts, J. D. Swanson, PhD, had searched through piles of books on form and function.

Karate Science

Author: J. D. Swanson
ISBN: 9781594394591
Size: 55.12 MB
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Draws on examples from several styles of karate and other martial arts to explain the biomechanics of dynamic movement and apply that knowledge to improve techniques.

Bridging The Gap

Author: Andrew Ahlsten
Publisher: Trafford Publishing
ISBN: 1426951779
Size: 72.88 MB
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Bridging the Gap can help you to know what training exercises to focus on and why; understand how to set goals and how to achieve them; appreciate ancient Samurai philosophy and Japanese traditions; be able to prevent injuries and recover ...

Karate Dojo

Author: Peter Urban
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462901808
Size: 15.84 MB
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In the past, Western cultures have experienced manifestations of martial arts, or
fighting arts, as seen in the English Round Table legends and in the Norse and
Greek myths. Although men have fought for a principle or a religion, the martial
art of the Western cultures has rarely developed to the point of embodying an
individual philosophy. Due to this lack of philosophical content in military training,
the term "martial art" is a misnomer in the West; the term "military science" is more

Encyclopedia Of Sports Science

Author: John Zumerchik
Publisher: Macmillan Reference USA
Size: 32.83 MB
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There is nothing magical or mystical about karate experts' breaking boards; yet it
does take talent, considerable training, concentration, and self-discipline to
deliver blows with sufficient force and precision. John Zumerchik References
Adrian, M., and J. Cooper. Biomechanics of Human Movement. Dubuque, Iowa:
Benchmark, 1989. Blum, H. "Physics and the Art of Kicking and Punching."
American Journal of Physics 45 (1977): 61ff. Feld, M., et al. "The Physics of
Karate." Scientific ...

Dialogues For Young Speakers Book 2

Author: Robert Kinney
Publisher: Kinney Brothers Publishing
ISBN: 1467970980
Size: 64.88 MB
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Scientific Proceedings

Author: Ross Sanders
Publisher: School of Biomedical a Ty
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REFERENCES: Blum, H.(1977). Physics and the art of kicking and punching.
American Journal of Physics, 45(1), 61-64. Feld, M.S., McNair, R E. & Wilk, S.R.(
1979). The physics of karate. Scientific American. 240(4). Nakayama, M.(1966).
Dynamic karate. Kodansha lnternational. Polo Alto, CA. Shiang, T.Y & Chen, C.C.
(1995). The reaction and punch force of combative movements. Bulletin of the
National Society of Physical Education Republic of China, 20, 269-279. Stull,

The Secret Science Of Combat Strategy

Author: Jules Aib
Publisher: Balboa Press
ISBN: 1452507236
Size: 38.79 MB
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Mr. Jules Aib has studied martial arts and Eastern philosophy for almost four
decades. His Aikido lineage can be traced back to the founder of Aikido through
the late Morihiro Saito Sensei (1928-2002), who trained with the founder of
Aikido, Morihei Ueshiba (1883-1969) for twentyfour years during the vital post-
World War II evolution of Aikido in Iwama, Japan. Saito Sensei was a true modern
master who devoted his life to the unadulterated dissemination of the founder's

Epidemiology Of Pediatric Sports Injuries

Author: Dennis John Caine
Publisher: Karger Medical and Scientific Publishers
ISBN: 3805578687
Size: 74.50 MB
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Basel, Karger, 2005, vol 48, pp 59–73 Martial Arts Injuries Willy Pieter School of
Health Sciences, Science University of Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan,
Malaysia Abstract Objective: To review the current evidence for the epidemiology
of pediatric injuries in martial arts. Data sources: The relevant literature was
searched using SPORT DISCUS (keywords: martial arts injuries, judo injuries,
karate injuries, and taekwondo injuries and ProQuest (keywords: martial arts,
taekwondo, ...