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By Seanan McGuire

Now comes the second one within the series-from a dynamic new delusion expertise!

Toby Daye-a half-human, half-fae changeling-has been an intruder from delivery. once you have burned by means of each side of her historical past, Toby has denied the fae global, backing out to a "normal" existence. regrettably for her, the Faerie international had different ideas...

Now her liege, the Duke of the Shadowed Hills, has requested Toby to visit the County of Tamed Lightning to ensure all is easily along with his niece, Countess January O'Leary. it sort of feels like an easy adequate assignment-until Toby discovers that somebody has began murdering humans with regards to January, and that if the killer isn't stopped, January could be the subsequent victim.

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Fighting arts, martial arts and selfdefence all include stylised forms of attack and stylised forms of defence. The stylisation of attack and defence manoeuvres can be turned into entire vocabularies of bodily movement that tap into a particular philosophy of embodied behaviour. The underlying philosophy might be the foundation of the movement vocabulary or applied ad hoc to movements and techniques deemed useful. Martial Arts Following Jones (2002:xi), martial arts are “stylised behaviors that relate to war but can be distinct from actual battlefield engagements.

The floor design of this movement formula adds up to a cross figure with the performer acting in the centre. This floor design is used here as a modality for movement coordination and memorisation, as well as a modality for harmonisation of the performer. In Muslim West Java, it is still sometimes related to the (pre-Islamic) cosmological dulur opat kalima pancer concept – the local version of the “four siblings” concept named above (Paetzold 8 A video sample of the pancer opat movement formula as it is practised in the Cimande style can be found here: Paetzold 2007b.

Another equally important aspect is the possibility self-defence arts can offer as a medium for intercultural education. The chapters by Indija Mahjoeddin (chapter 12) and Kirstin Pauka (chapter 13) especially stress this feature. e. the effect of such media within schools and sports trainings and competitions, comes into sight. Different facets of the possibilities and limitations connected herewith will be discussed in the chapters by Uwe U. Paetzold (chapter 2), Paul H. Mason (chapter 7), and Sean Williams (chapter 11).

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