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Cheng Hsin The Principles of Effortless Power

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ISBN-10: 1556433026

ISBN-13: 9781556433023

Edition: 2nd 1999

Authors: Peter Ralston

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Combining a background in martial arts with a philosophical language based on ontology, this revision of Peter Ralston's bestselling work tackles the essence of being alive and challenges some of our core beliefs.
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Book details

List price: $16.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
Publication date: 1/29/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 208
Size: 6.10" wide x 9.02" long x 1.18" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Trained in eighteenth-century English literature, CHRISTINA MARSDEN GILLIS became for sixteen years Associate Director of the Townsend Center for the Humanities at the University of California, Berkeley, where she organized programs on humanities advocacy, social suffering, and intersections between the humanities and medicine.

Introduction, or "How to Read this Book"
The Principles of Cheng Hsin
A Look at Body-Being Development
Establishing a Relationship With Cheng Hsin
The Cheng Hsin Body-Being: A Further Description
An Introduction to Functional Considerations
A Fundamental Consideration of Creating Ability
Cheng Hsin Applied to an Art Form
In Conclusion
The Basic Principles of Cheng Hsin - Revisited
An Interview with Peter Ralston - January 1979
Discourse on the Art of Swordsmanship