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Author Lyons, Reneé Critcher, 1961-
Title The revival of banned dances [electronic resource] : a worldwide study / Reneé Critcher Lyons.
Published Jefferson, NC : McFarland & Company, Inc., c2012.
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 Electronic Book  GV1617 .L96 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (219 p.) : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-211) and index.
Contents Rekindling the flame: the revival of the sadir katcheri (bharata natyam) -- "It is a strict law that bids us dance": the Kwakiutl Hamatsa dance -- Poetry in motion: the hula -- We are all on this earth together: the Plains Indians sun dance -- The churning of the oceans: the survival of the Khmer classical dance of Cambodia -- Of two worlds: the whirling dervishes of Kenya -- A better way of life: the ghost dance of the Plains Indians -- "The only people can shout is right here": the unbroken chain of the ring-shout dance -- Visca sardana!: the astronomical dance of Catalonia -- Capoeiristas: righteous avengers -- The raqs sharqi (belly dance) faces trouble -- Bringing in the May -- All's well that ends well: the English Morris dance -- Feet on fire: Irish dance at the crossroads -- Sacred, yet profane: the Afro-Brazilian batuque and samba -- It takes two to tango!
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Dance -- Social aspects -- Case studies.
Dance -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Case studies.
Dance -- Political aspects -- Case studies.
Collection Title eBook collection (EBSCO).
Related To Print version: Lyons, Reneé Critcher,. The revival of banned dances. Jefferson, NC : McFarland & Company, Inc., c2012. 9780786465941 0786465948 (DLC) 2012028775
ISBN 0786490411 (electronic bk.)
9780786490417 (electronic bk.)
9780786465941 (softcover : alk. paper)
0786465948 (softcover : alk. paper)