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280 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197540336

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The Invention of Martial Arts

Popular Culture Between Asia and America

Paul Bowman

  • Offers a compelling new argument about the primary role of media in the history of martial arts
  • Analyzes a wide range of media texts, many of which have so far been neglected by scholars
  • Combines archival research, critical analysis, and cultural theory

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