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Product Description: There is more to Japanese sport than sumo, karate and baseball. This study of social sport in Japan pursues a comprehensive approach towards sport as a distinctive cultural sphere at the intersection of body culture, political economy, and cultural globalization...read more

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9780415840408 | Routledge, September 17, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: There is more to Japanese sport than sumo, karate and baseball.

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9781138952898 | Reprint edition (Routledge, September 16, 2015), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: There is more to Japanese sport than sumo, karate and baseball.

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Product Description: In 1895, the newly formed Greater Japan Martial Virtue Association (Dainippon Butokukai) held its first annual Martial Virtue Festival (butokusai) in the ancient capital of Kyoto. The Festival marked the arrival of a new iteration of modern Japan, as the Butokukai’s efforts to define and popularise Japanese martial arts became an important medium through which the bodies of millions of Japanese citizens would experience, draw on, and even shape the Japanese nation and state...read more

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9780415516501 | Routledge, March 22, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: In 1895, the newly formed Greater Japan Martial Virtue Association (Dainippon Butokukai) held its first annual Martial Virtue Festival (butokusai) in the ancient capital of Kyoto.

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9780520245082 | Univ of California Pr, July 15, 2006, cover price $85.00

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9780520245099 | Univ of California Pr, July 15, 2006, cover price $34.95

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