The way of Judo [Audiobook] download free by John Stevens

The way of Judo Audiobook download free by John Stevens
  • Listen audiobook: The way of Judo
  • Author: John Stevens
  • Release date: 2013/8/8
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Sports
  • ISBN: 9781590309162
  • Rating: 7.67 of 10
  • Votes: 256
  • Review by: Muhammad Erickson
  • Review rating: 8.96 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/27
  • Duration: 2H59M54S in 256 kbps (48 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-09-28
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: AU, TTA, MPEG4, WAV, WMA Lossless, WMA, MP3, FLAC (compression IMG, TAR, ZIP, LZO, RAR, CBC, CHM)
  • Total pages original book: 240
  • Includes a PDF summary of 20 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 14M52S (4 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Kodokan judo, one of the most well-known martial arts in the world today, was originated by Jigoro Kano (1860-1938). Kano was a martial artist and career educator who developed the art after studying several types of jujutsu, sumo, and Western wrestling. Openness and refinement were hallmarks of his personal and professional style, and he relentlessly searched for the best way to practice, teach, and perform techniques. This biography shows how Kano saw judo as a vehicle not just for self-defense, but for physical, spiritual, and moral development as well. His teachings clearly emphasize his ideal of judo as a way of self-cultivation that leads to physical health, ethical behavior, and ultimately a better society. Kano was a tireless activist who promoted the practical application of judo's principles in all realms of life-in one's personal behavior, for education, in work, for economic benefit, and in both the local and international political arenas. Kano's students were a colorful, sometimes notorious bunch, and this book reveals how several went on to become famous-or infamous-in their own right. They include a prime minister of Japan, the leader of the Communist party in China, a famous novelist, a spy, high-level military leaders, and a media mogul, among many others. The author, John Stevens, gives a fascinating account of Kano's life and times, his teachings, and his interaction with his students.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Biography: Sport, Combat Sports & Self-defence, Oriental & Indian Philosophy, Oriental Martial Arts
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 23.05 USD
  • Dimensions: 140x214x17mm
  • Weight: 324g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Boston, United States

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