The Body, Dance and Cultural Theory / Edition 1 available in Paperback
|Publisher:||Macmillan Education UK|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)|
About the Author
Table of ContentsIntroduction.-PART 1: CULTURAL BODIESThe Body in Culture: Before the Body Project.-The Body in Culture: The Body Project.-Ethnography Dances Back.-PART 2: DANCE, THE BODY AND CULTURAL THEORYThe Body in Dance.-Reconstructing the Dance: In Search of Authenticity?.-Dance and Difference: Performing/Representing/Re-Writing the Body.-Dancing the Night Away: Rave/Club Culture.-Conclusion.-References.-Index.
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Comprehensive and illuminating...Students of contemporary culture will find her interdisciplinary treatment of dance in all its forms an essential text.' - Professor Bryan Turner, Cambridge University, UK