We are happy to announce that the Spring 2016 Issue Martial Arts Studies is now available, free of charge, to any reader or institution. This open source, peer reviewed, interdisciplinary journal is an imprint of Cardiff University Press. The articles featured in this issue explore a variety of topics surrounding the “invention of martial arts” in a global setting. It also includes a number of reviews of recent books, documentaries and conference reports.
Simply click either of the images to download a complete copy of the edition, or visit this link to find PDFs of individual articles or to search our archives. For an overview of the contents of this issue, readers may also want to start by taking a look at our opening editorial.
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