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NCJ Number: 42234 Find in a Library
Title: SELF-PROTECTION GUIDEBOOK FOR GIRLS AND WOMEN
Author(s): F NEFF
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 63
Sponsoring Agency: Lerner Publications Co
Minneapolis, MN 55401
Sale Source: Lerner Publications Co
241 First Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55401
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS ILLUSTRATED SELF-INSTRUCTIONAL GUIDEBOOK WAS DESIGNED TO AID WOMEN IN PROTECTING THEMSELVES FROM ATTACKS BY USING TECHNIQUES DERIVED FROM THE ASIAN FIGHTING ARTS.
Abstract: THIS SELF-PROTECTION COURSE TEACHES READERS HOW TO AVOID DANGER AND HOW TO DEAL WITH AN ATTACKER WHEN HE CANNOT BE AVOIDED. DESCRIBED ARE A VARIETY OF COMMON ATTACK SITUATIONS, WHICH ARE ACCOMPANIED BY PRACTICAL SELF-DEFENSE TECHNIQUES THAT ARE EFFECTIVE FOR EACH PARTICULAR SITUATION. COMBINATIONS OF FIGHTING TECHNIQUES, SUCH AS BLOCKS, PUNCHES, AND KICKS, ARE EXPLAINED AND ILLUSTRATED AS THEY COULD BE APPLIED AGAINST A VARIETY OF ATTACKS. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT)...KAP
Index Term(s): Females; Self defense training; Self instructional materials
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