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The Way of Judo: A Portrait of Jigoro Kano and His Students

The Way of Judo: A Portrait of Jigoro Kano and His Students

by John Stevens

Publisher: Shambhala Publications, Inc.
ISBN: 9781590309162
Pages: 240
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 6 Mb
Date posting: 2020-01-17
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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 ...