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The Resource Dancing through history, Joan Cass

Dancing through history, Joan Cass

Label
Dancing through history
Title
Dancing through history
Statement of responsibility
Joan Cass
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
792.8/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV 1601 .C37 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Dancing through history, Joan Cass
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 372-375) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. World overview: the dance of life -- Tribal rites -- Dance in tribal societies -- Asian ceremonies -- Early Mediterranean civilizations -- Folk dance development in medieval Europe and today -- pt. 2. European ballet tours -- Noble beginnings -- Court spectacles -- The sun king dances -- Entrechats and revolutions -- Historical paradoxes -- Romantic ballet -- Exotic voyages -- Giselle -- Travelogue -- Russian imperial heights -- Experiments in entertainment -- International regrouping -- British taste and manners -- Reprise -- pt. 3. Dance in America -- In the beginning -- Modern dance creations -- Denishawn -- German detour -- Towering genius of psychodrama -- Humanists -- Impressive figures -- Mid-century modern dance -- Afro-American dancers -- Revival of American ballet -- The many styles of American ballet -- Bodies in motion -- Movement abstractions and beyond -- Epilogue
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 386 p.
Isbn
9780132043892
Lccn
93000106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm27429289
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn373556942
Label
Dancing through history, Joan Cass
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 372-375) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. World overview: the dance of life -- Tribal rites -- Dance in tribal societies -- Asian ceremonies -- Early Mediterranean civilizations -- Folk dance development in medieval Europe and today -- pt. 2. European ballet tours -- Noble beginnings -- Court spectacles -- The sun king dances -- Entrechats and revolutions -- Historical paradoxes -- Romantic ballet -- Exotic voyages -- Giselle -- Travelogue -- Russian imperial heights -- Experiments in entertainment -- International regrouping -- British taste and manners -- Reprise -- pt. 3. Dance in America -- In the beginning -- Modern dance creations -- Denishawn -- German detour -- Towering genius of psychodrama -- Humanists -- Impressive figures -- Mid-century modern dance -- Afro-American dancers -- Revival of American ballet -- The many styles of American ballet -- Bodies in motion -- Movement abstractions and beyond -- Epilogue
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 386 p.
Isbn
9780132043892
Lccn
93000106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm27429289
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn373556942

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