Introductions to Chinese Culture: Chinese Kung fu download free [PDF and Ebook] by Guangxi Wang

Introductions to Chinese Culture: Chinese Kung fu download free [PDF and Ebook] by Guangxi Wang year 2012
  • Book name: Introductions to Chinese Culture: Chinese Kung fu
  • Author: Guangxi Wang
  • Release date: 2012/11/10
  • Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Sports
  • ISBN: 9780521186643
  • Rating: 9.42 of 10
  • Votes: 57
  • Review by: Elias Bolin
  • Review rating: 9.02 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/17
  • Total pages: 122
  • Includes a PDF summary of 13 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Wushu, the Chinese martial art form known as kung fu in the West, embodies traditional Chinese culture and reflects the self defense and fitness practices of the Chinese people. The core philosophy of wushu is drawn from Confucian, Taoist and Buddhist principles and the Eastern philosophy that humans are an integral part of nature. In this illustrated introduction Wang Guangxi discusses the theory, schools, weapons and development of this distinctive and captivating branch of Chinese culture from ancient times to the present day, including its representation in literature and film.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 7H21M14S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Cultural Studies, Oriental Martial Arts, Asian History
  • Available formats: WORD, TCR, DOC, DOCX, PNG, EPUB, TXT, PDF. Compressed in RAR, TAR.Z, LZMA, ZIP, LZ, DEB, ACE
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 14.85 USD
  • Dimensions: 156x230x7mm
  • Weight: 240g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Cambridge, United Kingdom
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