Hip Hop Dance: Meanings and Messages
  • Hip Hop Dance: Meanings and Messages
  • Hip Hop Dance: Meanings and Messages

Hip Hop Dance: Meanings and Messages

by Carla Stalling Huntington
     
 

ISBN-10: 0786429917

ISBN-13: 9780786429912

Pub. Date: 03/23/2007

Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers

Tracing the African American dance from the Diaspora to the dance floor, this book covers a social history germane not only to the African American experience, but also to the global experience of laborers who learn lessons from hip hop dance. Examining hip hop dance as text, as commentary, and as a function of identity construction within the confines of

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Tracing the African American dance from the Diaspora to the dance floor, this book covers a social history germane not only to the African American experience, but also to the global experience of laborers who learn lessons from hip hop dance. Examining hip hop dance as text, as commentary, and as a function of identity construction within the confines of consumerism, the book draws on popular cultural images from films, commercials, and dance studios. A bibliography, discography, and filmography are included.

Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786429912
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
03/23/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
211
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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