“The Contribution of Jiudo to Education” by Jigoro Kano. Introduction, Translation and Notes

Authors

  • Carlos Gutiérrez García Departamento de Educación Física y Deportiva, Universidad de León
  • Mikel Pérez Gutiérrez Universidad de León

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18002/rama.v3i3.375

Keywords:

Martial arts, combat sports, judo

Abstract

This paper translates and comments Jigoro Kano’s (1860-1938) conference The Contribution of Judo to Education, which the founder of Kodokan Judo gave at the University of Southern California (Los Angeles) in 1932. Through its lecture not only we appreciate Kano’s conception on judo, but also some of his personality characteristics revealing the amplitude of his knowledge and a humanistic character based on rationality and cooperation between individuals and countries.

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Published

2012-07-19

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Gutiérrez García, C., & Pérez Gutiérrez, M. (2012). “The Contribution of Jiudo to Education” by Jigoro Kano. Introduction, Translation and Notes. Revista De Artes Marciales Asiáticas, 3(3), 38–53. https://doi.org/10.18002/rama.v3i3.375

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