Book Reviews

Book Review: Udo Moenig. 2016. Taekwondo: From a Martial Art to a Martial Sport. London and New York: Routledge. 230 pages. $40 USD (paperback)

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Abstract

A review of Udo Moenig's (2016) Taekwondo: From a Martial Art to a Martial Sport. Moenig synthesizes the available literature in Taekwondo studies to dispel popular myths about the art's origins in order to navigate towards an argument for Taekwondo's future as a combat sport.

Keywords:

TaekwondohistorytraditionKaratecombat sport
  • Volume: 7
  • Page/Article: 73-76
  • DOI: 10.18573/mas.74
  • Published on 21 Jan 2019
  • Peer Reviewed