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Exploring dance forms and styles : a guide to concert, world, social, and historical dance

Author: Helene Scheff; Marty Sprague; Susan McGreevy-Nichols
Publisher: Leeds : Human Kinetics, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A book and DVD package that can help your students appreciate various dance forms and begin to recognise the characteristics that make each dance or style distinct. It features 39 dance performances  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helene Scheff; Marty Sprague; Susan McGreevy-Nichols
ISBN: 9780736080231 0736080236
OCLC Number: 934146914
Notes: DVD missing from LC copies DLC. - Includes bibliographical references.
Description: xxix, 314 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 28 cm + 1 DVD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Chapter 1. Viewing: What Did You See?; Chapter 5. Concert or Theatrical Dance; Chapter 6. World Dance; Chapter 7. Social Dance; Chapter 8. Historical Dance; Chapter 9. Helping Students Develop Aesthetic Values; Chapter 10. Comparing Dance Forms and Dances; Chapter 11. Focusing on Universal Themes and Sociopolitical Issues; Chapter 12. Reflecting on Diversity and Blending of Cultural Aspects.
Responsibility: Helene Scheff, Marty Sprague, Susan McGreevy-Nichols.

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Exploring Dance Forms and Styles is excellent. The book should be part of every curriculum. It contains a wealth of information that can be used by educators at all levels and in many disciplines. Read more...

 
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