Aikido in Everyday Life: Giving in to Get Your Way by Victor Miller, Terry Dodson

By Victor Miller, Terry Dodson

Clash is an unavoidable element of dwelling. The overdue popular aikido grasp Terry Dobson, including Victor Miller, current aikido as a foundation for clash answer. "Attack-tics" is a method of clash answer in response to the foundations of aikido, the non-violent martial artwork Morihei Ueshiba created after global conflict II. now not all conflicts are contests, say Dobson and Miller, and never all conflicts are both threatening.

Show description

Read or Download Aikido in Everyday Life: Giving in to Get Your Way PDF

Best martial arts books

Takemusu Aikido, Volume 1: Background and Basics

This paintings, "Takemusu Aikido, quantity 1: history & Basics," is the 1st of Morhiro Saito’s new entire sequence of Aikido technical manuals. Saito Sensei, ninth dan, and one among Aikido’s prime specialists, provides greater than sixty adaptations of ikkyo, nikyo, sankyo, and yonkyo thoughts, the main crucial of the art’s uncomplicated varieties.

The Hidden Roots of Aikido

Это оригинальное издание книги Скрытые корни Айкидо: Дайторю Айки Дзюдзюцу. Техники и теория школы Дайторю легли в основу современного Айкидо, хотя и были заметно изменены. Долгое время школа Дайторю оставалось закрытой и малоизвестной, пока Стэнли Пранину не удалось привлечь их к участию в демонстрации журнала Aiki information.

Get Tough!: How to Win in Hand-To-Hand Fighting

The daddy of contemporary hand-to-hand wrestle, Capt. W. E. Fairbairn, taught the famed British Commandos from this vintage, long-out-of-print handbook on unarmed wrestle. identified for his ''get tough'' perspective, Fairbairn designed those useful equipment after years of educating troops and gazing ruffians, thugs, bandits and bullies.

The Official Chuck Norris Fact Book: 101 of Chuck's Favorite Facts and Stories

Thousands of funny Chuck Norris evidence were released, traveled world wide through the web, and received a world viewers of thousands. Chuck Norris proof are a unusual, very hot web phenomenon that has entertained enthusiasts from everywhere in the globe. within the final numerous years, Chuck Norris has been requested many times from the heartland of the USA to the battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan, “Which proof are your favorites?

Extra info for Aikido in Everyday Life: Giving in to Get Your Way

Example text

Control is more difficult to establish. Control is the result of the force of your argument; you are, in effect, leading your opponent to see Your Conflict Options 45 things from your perspective, to understand where he's made his error, to refrain from keeping the fight going out of spite or arrogance. You stand the best chance for succeeding at control by fighting fair and staying specific. Unfair fighting in human relationships only causes your opponent to fight harder, to become more unbalanced.

The stranger carried, besides his sword, a huge quarterstaff, full seven feet long, thick and heavy, a tremendous cudgel. He now quietly leaned upon it and smiled as he said, "And why should I stand aside for you, archer? " So Robin laid aside his great bow of Spanish yew and his quiver of sharp-pointed arrows, and ran to a thicket beside the stream, and cut himself a stout staff of ground oak. When he came back with his stick the stranger was still resting on his quarterstaff in the middle of the bridge.

To recap, then, in any conflict situation we have the following options open to us: I) Fighting Back 2) Withdrawal 34 Aikido in Everyday Life 3) Parley 4) Doing Nothing 5) Deception 6) Aiki (Confluence) It is of paramount importance to understand that in Attack-tics these options do not contain within them any value connotations whatsoever. So long as they are consciously applied, they are neither good nor bad, neither right nor wrong. They are appropriate to an event of conflict or they are inappropriate to an event of conflict.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.15 of 5 – based on 50 votes