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Kaho: Cultural Meaning and Educational Method in Kata Training

By John Donohue, Ph.D.




Kaho: Cultural Meaning and Educational Method in Kata Training

This paper examines kaho (the use of kata as an instructional tool) from two perspectives: kata training as a cultural activity that has been shaped by the structural characteristics of Japanese culture, and kata training as a highly structured and effective mechanism for imparting technical skill in the martial arts.

SOURCE: Journal of Asian Martial Arts, Vol. 15 No. 3 (2006): 12 pages.


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