While some yahoo spewing insults about your favorite sports team is worlds apart from a drug-crazed lunatic lunging at you with a sharp knife in his hands and bloodlust in his eyes, there is a large gray area in between these two extremes where hard and fast rules do not always apply. You will learn how to use awareness, avoidance, and de-escalation to help stave off violence.
What is really worth fighting for when you might find yourself spending the rest of your life behind bars, "Is this really worth fighting over?" While in some instances the response could legitimately be "Yes, confined to a wheelchair, or trying to dig yourself out of bankruptcy from beneath the crushing weight of a civil lawsuit? It is important to ask yourself, " more often than not it ought to be "No.
The Little Black Book of Violence: What Every Young Man Needs to Know About Fighting - More than mere techniques, this book fills in crucial information about street survival that most martial arts instructors don't teach or even know. What every young Man Needs To Know About Fighting. Despite the best intentions, however, you may still find yourself in situations where you have no choice but to fight and others where it is prudent to do so.
Finalist - 2010 book of the year award by foreword magazinefinalist - 2010 USA Best Book AwardThe Little Black Book of Violence will arm you with the knowledge and good sense to make informed choices in hazardous situations.
Facing Violence: Preparing for the UnexpectedYMAA Publication Center - Violence dynamics. Counter-ambush. Side by side with the legal rules, every student must explore his or her own ethical limitations. Advanced preparation is critical. Any teacher or student of self-defense, anyone interested in self-defense, and any person who desires a deeper understanding of violence needs to read this book.
What is taught just needs to be in line with how violence happens in the world. 7. Elit award gold winner - 2012usa best books award finalist - 2012eric hoffer award honorable mention - 2012Survival Favors the Prepared Mind―Robert CrowleyThis book stands alone as an introduction to the context of self-defense.
Facing Violence: Preparing for the Unexpected - Freezing is almost universal in a sudden attack. The fight itself. There are potential legal, psychological, and medical effects of engaging in violence no matter how justified. If the student didn't see the precursors or couldn't successfully avoid the encounter he or she will need a handful of actions trained to reflex level for a sudden violent attack.
5. A student learning self-defense must learn force law. There are seven elements that must be addressed to bring self-defense training to something approaching ‘complete. Any training that dismisses any of these areas leaves you vulnerable.
The Big Bloody Book of Violence: The Smart Person's Guide for Surviving Dangerous Times: What Everyone Must Know About Self-DefenseStickman Publications, Inc. - Topics include:* making sense of senseless violence* riots and crowd safety* Terrorism* Domestic violence* Gangs* Home invasions* Conquering impossible odds* Creating witnesses* Guns* Overcoming talisman thinking* Interacting with law enforcement* And much, much more. Making sense of "senseless" violence keeps you smarter, safer, and better prepared.
. Implementing even a fraction of this book's suggestions will substantially increase your overall safety. Gila hayes, armed citizens' legal defense networkwe could whine about how we live in dangerous times nowadays, but let's face it, all throughout history ordinary people have been at risk of violence in one way or another.
The Big Bloody Book of Violence: The Smart Person's Guide for Surviving Dangerous Times: What Everyone Must Know About Self-Defense - . Violent encounters are rarely what you'd think. Oftentimes they last mere seconds yet have consequences that can linger for a lifetime. In this indispensable book Kane and Wilder teach you how. This is an insider's bible to violence, what it is, how to spot it and how to avoid it. Becky blanton, ted Global speaker, journalist Ymaa publication Center.
The best confrontations are those you can avoid, but preparation and training can get you through those times when you must fight for your life and failure is not an option. In this book you'll discover what dangers you face and learn proven strategies to thwart them.
Meditations on Violence: A Comparison of Martial Arts Training & Real World ViolenceYmaa Publication Center - Rory miller distills what he has learned from jailhouse brawls, tactical operations and ambushes to explore the differences between martial arts and the subject martial arts were designed to deal with: Violence. Sgt. It discusses the pros and cons of modern and ancient martial arts training and gives a unique insight into early Japanese kata as a military training method.
Section six is all about how to make self-defense work. Miller explains the types of violence; how, when and why it develops; the effects of adrenaline; how criminals think, where, and even the effects of drugs and altered states of consciousness in a fight. Section five centers on training for violence, and adapting your present training methods to that reality.
Meditations on Violence: A Comparison of Martial Arts Training & Real World Violence - Ymaa publication Center. This is then compared with the complexity of the reality of violence. Miller introduces the myths, metaphors and expectations that most martial artists have about what they will ultimately learn in their dojo. You'll even learn a bit about enlightenment. Ymaa publication Center. Foreword's book of the year award finalist - 2008usa best book award finalist - 2008A Comparison of Martial Arts Training & Real-World Violence Experienced martial artist and veteran correction officer Sgt.
Complexity is one of the recurring themes throughout this work.
Training for Sudden Violence: 72 Practical DrillsYmaa Publication Center - Ymaa publication Center. You will defend yourself on your feet, in a crowd, againstweapons, on the ground, and while blindfolded. Sections includestalkingescape andevasionThe predatormindPersonal threatassessmentThis is a fight for yourlife, and it won't happen on a nice soft mat. Ymaa Pubns. Heinstructs police and corrections professionals who, in many cases, receive onlyeight hours of defensive tactics training each year.
Ymaa publication Center. The suddenchaos, the cascade of stress hormones―you feel as though time slows down. Inreality, the assault is over in an instant. They need techniques thatwork and they need unflinching courage. In drills: training for sudden Violence Miller gives you the toolsto prepare and prevail, both physically and psychologically.
Training for Sudden Violence: 72 Practical Drills - You will reevaluate your trainingscenarios―keeping what works, discarding what does not, and improving yourchances of survival. Miller's “internal work, ”“world work, ” and “plastic mind” exercises will challenge you in ways that merephysical training does not. Usa best books award winner - 2016the speed and brutality of apredatory attack can shock even an experienced martial artist.
That's why he has created a series of drills to trainyou for the worst of it. How does anyone prepare for that?As a former correctionssergeant and tactical team leader, Rory Miller is a proven survivor.
Conflict Communication ConComYMAA - Even if you reject everything in the program, even if you refuse to admit how often your monkey brain has controlled your life, escalations toward conflict will never again be invisible to you. As the fortune cookie says, “Your life is about to change. Ymaa publication Center. Ymaa Pubns. Ymaa publication Center.
You will have the background, the principles, and a collection of tricks to manage and ideally avoid dangerous conflicts. No going back. They work using different scripts and have a very clear seniority system. Conflict communication ConCom presents a functional taxonomy to see, understand, and manipulate the roots of life's conflicts.
After reading this book, you can never go back. Ymaa publication Center. Why did your boss ignore a suggestion that could save millions of dollars? Why do you have the same argument again and again with your spouse? When someone insults you, why do you get angry? Why do bad guys beat up the weak?You have three brains.
Conflict Communication ConCom - Lizard brain survival• monkey brain emotion / social status• Human brain reasonEach “brain” has a different priority and evolved to deal with different kinds of conflict. Foreword reviews indie fab award finalist - 2016usa best books award FINALIST - 2015Your reactions to conflict are subconscious, scripted, and for the good of the group.
Conflict happens everywhere: at work, among strangers, with friends and family, and certainly in violence.
Violence of Mind: Training and Preparation for Extreme ViolenceOne Life Defense Publishing - Read this book if you're serious about personal protection. D. P. Ymaa publication Center. A book covering the topic of self-defense from a shocking, first-hand perspective. In an industry littered with those often driven by ego, fantasy, and disconnected from reality, there are a vast number of people in this industry that NEED to read this.
His breadth of experience is unmatched in criminal violence education and self-defense training. Ymaa publication Center. Friesen, costa rica varg freeborn is an author, CLTP, fitness coach, violence educator and lethal force instructor widely known for his unique background in the violent criminal underworld.
Violence of Mind: Training and Preparation for Extreme Violence - . Having successfully sold world-wide in its independently published and distributed paperback form, it is now available on Kindle. A book only an authentic leader in the industry could produce, fully-recommended. Ymaa Pubns. A powerful, gripping, part how-to book on building the counterpart to the high-order predator, and self-reflective roller-coaster that's part cautionary tale, Varg makes no apologies for it being an in-your-face look at real violence from the perspective of that rare someone who can speak from deep personal experience, from both sides of the fence.
Ymaa publication Center. The subjects of criminal violence, mindset, lethal force, self-defense, firearms training and concealment have never been introduced so comprehensively in one place.
When Violence Is the Answer: Learning How to Do What It Takes When Your Life Is at StakeBack Bay Books - The words, "Move and you die. The hands on your child, or the knife to your throat. Ymaa publication Center. Ymaa Pubns. By deconstructing our assumptions about violence-its morality, its function in modern society, prepare for, how it actually works-Larkin unlocks the shackles of our own taboos and arms us with what we need to know to prevent, and survive the unthinkable event of life-or-death violence.
But when it is-it's the only answer. Ymaa publication Center. In a civilized society, violence is rarely the answer. An indispensable resource, when violence is the Answer will remain with you long after you've finished reading, as the bedrock of your self-protection skills and knowledge. The sound of breaking glass downstairs in the middle of the night.
When Violence Is the Answer: Learning How to Do What It Takes When Your Life Is at Stake - Ymaa publication Center. Through a series of harrowing true-life stories, larkin demonstrates that violence is a tool equally effective in the hands of the "bad guy" or the "good guy"; that the person who acts first, fastest and with the full force of their body is the one who survives; and that each and every one of us is capable of being that person when our lives are at stake.
In this essential book, self-protection expert and former military intelligence officer Tim Larkin changes the way we think about violence in order to save our lives.
Scaling Force: Dynamic Decision Making Under Threat of ViolenceYmaa Publication Center - More often than not, that will end badly. And everything you know about timing, distance and power generation may not work. To go through life with a narrow range of skills, hoping any emergency will just, by luck, happen to require the skills you have. That's not a strategy. Ymaa publication Center. You will understand the limits of each type of force, and the potential costs, legally and personally, when specific levels may be appropriate, the circumstances under which you may have to apply them, of your decision.
Full version:conflict and violence cover a broad range of behaviors, from intimidation to murder, and requires an equally broad range of response. Unless you're the bad guy, that usually means you're losing. They realistically guide you through understanding the limits of each type of force, legally and personally, when specific levels may be appropriate, the circumstances under which you may have to apply them, and the potential cost, of your decision.
Scaling Force: Dynamic Decision Making Under Threat of Violence - It's vital to have a holistic skillset for dealing with every level of violence. That is whistling in the dark. Scaling force introduces the full range of options, from skillfully doing nothing to employing deadly force. Use too much and you're looking at prison time; use too little you are in for a world of hurt.
If you do not know how to succeed at all six levels covered in this book there are situations in which you will have no appropriate options.
When Violence Is the Answer: Learning How to Do What It Takes When Your Life Is at StakeLittle, Brown and Company - Ymaa publication Center. Through a series of harrowing true-life stories, larkin demonstrates that violence is a tool equally effective in the hands of the "bad guy" or the "good guy"; that the person who acts first, fastest and with the full force of their body is the one who survives; and that each and every one of us is capable of being that person when our lives are at stake.
In this essential book, self-protection expert and former military intelligence officer Tim Larkin changes the way we think about violence in order to save our lives. The words, "Move and you die. The hands on your child, or the knife to your throat. But when it is-it's the only answer. By deconstructing our assumptions about violence-its morality, how it actually works-Larkin unlocks the shackles of our own taboos and arms us with what we need to know to prevent, prepare for, its function in modern society, and survive the unthinkable event of life-or-death violence.
When Violence Is the Answer: Learning How to Do What It Takes When Your Life Is at Stake - An indispensable resource, when violence is the Answer will remain with you long after you've finished reading, as the bedrock of your self-protection skills and knowledge. In a civilized society, violence is rarely the answer. Used book in Good Condition. Ymaa publication Center. The sound of breaking glass downstairs in the middle of the night.
Knife Fighting: A Step-by-Step Guide to Practical Knife Fighting for Self-DefenseContemporary Fighting Arts, LLC - Used book in Good Condition. Ymaa publication Center. Ymaa publication Center. Be prepared for the fast, furious and fatal world of knife fighting Written by world renowned martial arts expert Sammy Franco, Knife Fighting: A Step-by-Step Guide to Practical Knife Fighting for Self-Defense prepares you for the deadly world of knife fighting.
Complete and comprehensive knife fighting instruction With over 200 photographs and easy-to-follow instructions, this comprehensive book cuts through the guess work and teaches you the most practical and effective knife fighting techniques for real-world survival. Knife fighting will teach you: • how to choose the best combat knife • knife carry, ranges and footwork • how to control fear during a knife fight • knife targeting and reaction dynamics • Knife cuts and angles of attack • Franco’s knife fighting blueprint • Knife fighting defensive skills • Knife fighting training drills and exercises • And much, quick draw and concealment strategies • Knife grips, stances, much more 35+ Years of Real-World Knife Fighting Experience Whether you are a beginner or seasoned knife fighting expert, Knife Fighting: A Step-by-Step Guide to Practical Knife Fighting for Self-Defense teaches you battle-tested knife fighting skills that will get you home alive and in one piece.
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