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Author Chasteen, John Charles, 1955-
Title National rhythms, African roots : the deep history of Latin American popular dance / John Charles Chasteen.
Published Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, c2004.
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 Floor2  GV1626 .C47 2004    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description xi, 257 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Diálogos
Diálogos (Albuquerque, N.M.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 210-251) and index.
Contents Transgressive national dances? -- Maxixe, Milonga, Danzón -- Tía Ciata's house (Rio de Janeiro) -- The Podestá Brothers' Circus (Buenos Aires) -- Faílde's Orchestra (Havana) -- The drums of epiphany (African roots) -- The latest steps (direct from Paris) -- Dances of the county (independence) -- Dancing for joy (colonial choreographies) -- Morena (American Eve).
Subject Dance -- Latin America -- History.
Dance -- Social aspects -- Latin America.
Dance -- Political aspects -- Latin America.
ISBN 0826329411 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0826329403 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 53145616