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Chinese Martial Arts - Chinese Red




Chinese Martial Arts
Chinese Red

By  
JIANG Jianmin (Author)
HUANG Yimian (Author)

Huangshan Publishing House, 2012
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    About this book

Martial art is a traditional sport event in China. Aside from the fighting skills, it integrates philosophy, traditional Chinese medicine, ethics, military science, aesthetics, etc. Indeed, Chinese martial arts have developed a unique cultural system, which emphasizes both internal and external cultivation, dynamic and static status, hardness and softness. This book mainly introduces the origin, schools, standardized movements, equipments, as well as cultural connotations of Chinese martial arts, to help the readers understand this traditional sport and experience Chinese culture.
 
    Recommendation
 
The Chinese Red series is a collection of 70 Chinese-English bilingual books dedicated to introducing the versatile Chinese culture of 5,000 years. Each of the topics in this series covers a specific aspect of Chinese culture or geography, to name just a few, Chinese Surnames, Folk Shadow Play, The Silk Road. To explain each topic, Chinese history, customs, folk stories, and social values related to this topic are introduced with the aid of photos. For anyone interested in learning Chinese culture in depth, this series is definitely a must-read.
 
    Details
 
ISBN: 9787546127200
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 178
Sizes: 210x170mm
Publication: 6/2012
Weight: 409g
Languages:
English


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