Books tagged: martial art philosophy

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My Ninjas: Choosing A Martial Arts School
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Many people dream about learning martial arts. When they finally take the plunge, they often jump in blindly, without being able to articulate exactly what they hope to get out of their training. This book helps students clarify their own training goals while providing objective ways to evaluate schools and questions for potential teachers.
Martial Arts: A Biblical Perspective
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
A 6000 word well researched mini book on the compatibility between the Martial Arts and Christianity. This work explores the history of ancient fighting arts, the philosophies rooted in the fighting systems, the differences between traditional and non-traditional fighting schools, fitness and heath, the concepts of yogic meditation, and the Biblical viewpoint concerning these practices.
Tenchi: Building a Bridge Between Heaven and Earth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
In Tenchi (Heaven and Earth in Japanese) the author convincingly argues that the connection between mind and body is part of humanity's natural heritage of power. The book consists of a series of essays that makes use of historical and contemporary material to show how that power has always been available as a free and natural resource.
One Last Thing: The Untold History Of The Martial Arts Philosophy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,120. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
What if, in a dialog between the past and the present, between the real and the fictitious, innovative writers and fighters such as Bruce Lee, Alan Watts, Marshall McLuhan, Kwai Chang Caine, Carl Young, and Lao Tzu were brought back to life and transported to the present so they might raise an index finger, lean forward and whisper knowingly, “Oh, before I forget, One Last Thing!"
Inner Bushido - Strength Without Conflict
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 29,590. Language: American English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Inner Bushido challenges many long-held assumptions about Samurai ethics, and offers a practical re-interpretation of the seven virtues of Bushido. Hannon takes an unorthodox approach to exploring this system of values, offering an intellectually honest analysis of the Samurai code of conduct, making it applicable to the daily lives of Western audiences.