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Historically, japanese martial arts were used as a means of defense and attack in warfare however, in modern times they are practiced for their educational value. Trace the history, influence and development of karate from okinawan, japanese and chinese martial arts. Overview of martial arts styles there are three main categories of martial arts -- japanese, chinese, korean -- and, within each style, there are a few styles.
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