“What Makes SomeOne Who Calls Themselves a Martial Artist any Different Than Someone Who Knows Fighting Techniques?”
How Can We Understand Martial Arts From an Internal Perspective?
Peel back the solutions during this episode.
“The Impact of the Martial Arts Path”,
“If You Choose to Walk it”, is an episode that has been simmering for 18 months. Based on a 160 page thesis titled :
Martial Mind: Examining the Relationship among Martial Arts Participation, Identity, and Well-Being
Written in 2010, by Micheal Mainland
This episode brings something to every style and every level of Martial Arts Practitioner. When completed, you will be given the information to implement into your practice or into your school.
Download the 17 page PDF Summary : Martial-Mind-KFP-TW-Smith.pdf (70 downloads)
I added details to the download, that were not in the podcast, that you may find useful.
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