individual self-defense


individual self-defense
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  • self-defense — self defensive, adj. /self di fens , self /, n. 1. the act of defending one s person when physically attacked, as by countering blows or overcoming an assailant: the art of self defense. 2. a claim or plea that the use of force or injuring or… …   Universalium

  • Self-Defense — • The right of a private person to employ force against any one who unjustly attacks his life or person, his property or good name Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Self Defense     Self Defense …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Right of self-defense — This article and defense of property deal with the legal concept of justified acts that might otherwise be illegal. For the general act of protecting one s person from attack, see Self defense. For the 1983 Canadian action thriller film, see Self …   Wikipedia

  • Right of self-defense in Maryland — In the state of Maryland, the right of self defense is primarily governed by case law and jury instructions. At present, the topic of self defense is not explicitly covered by statute. Contents 1 Duty to retreat 2 Meeting the duty to retreat… …   Wikipedia

  • Our Ukraine–People's Self-Defense Bloc — Блок Наша Україна–Народна Самооборона Leader Viktor Yuschenko …   Wikipedia

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  • Reality-based self-defense — (RBSD) is a blanket term for an approach to self defense training that focuses on practical application. RBSD practitioners emphasize training that directly relates to the most dangerous of all possible situations. To accomplish this, training… …   Wikipedia

  • Self-enhancement — is a concept from the field of social psychology that is commonly used to describe the predisposition that individuals have ...to distort self appraisals so as to maintain the most favorable self view .Citation… …   Wikipedia

  • self — /self/, n., pl. selves, adj., pron., pl. selves, v. n. 1. a person or thing referred to with respect to complete individuality: one s own self. 2. a person s nature, character, etc.: his better self. 3. personal interest. 4. Philos. a …   Universalium


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