July 10, 2017 Martial Arts Studies

Book Review: Venezuelan Stick Fighting

Venezuelan Stick Fighting:
The Civilizing Process in Martial Arts.
by Michael J. Ryan
Lexington Books, 2016
234 pages


DOI 10.18573/j.2017.10190


Benjamin N. Judkins is co-editor of the journal Martial Arts Studies and a Visiting Scholar at Cornell University’s East Asia Program. With Jon Nielson he is co-author of The Creation of Wing Chun: A Social History of the Southern Chinese Martial Arts [SUNY 2015]. He is also author of the long-running martial arts studies blog, Kung Fu Tea: Martial Arts History, Wing Chun and Chinese Martial Studies.

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