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Beyond the Known: The Ultimate Goal of the Martial Arts (Tuttle Martial Arts)

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andlt;iandgt;Beyond the Knownandlt;/iandgt; is about the martial arts quest, and a mediation on the art of discipleship. In a series of parables relating the experiences of an unusually talented but otherwise typical martial artist, it calls for teachers and practitioners of all martial arts to question their motives and goals, to go beyond the superficial dazzle of prizes and awards, beyond repetition of techniques, ultimately to go beyond the knownand#8212;the ultimate goal of the martial arts.

Synopsis:

This guide calls for teachers and practitioners of all martial arts to question their motives and goals and to go beyond the known - the ultimate goal of the martial arts. The book aims to be an inspirational parable that is applicable to all practitioners in all the various martial arts.

About the Author

Lo Kuan-Chung (c.1330-c.1400) was a novelist and dramatist who played an important role in the development of Chinese popular fiction.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804834650
Author:
Dang, Tri Thong
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Location:
Boston, MA
Subject:
Martial Arts & Self-Defense
Subject:
Religious aspects
Subject:
Martial arts
Subject:
General Sports & Recreation
Subject:
Martial arts -- Psychological aspects.
Subject:
Martial arts -- Religious aspects.
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Martial Arts
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
martial arts; martial arts books; martial arts philosophy; martial arts teachings; introduction to martial arts
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Tuttle Classics
Series Volume:
27
Publication Date:
20010631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
some bandamp;w illus
Pages:
168
Dimensions:
8 x 5.25 in 9 oz

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