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anthropology of dance

by Anya Peterson Royce

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Published by Dance Books in Alton, Hampshire, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dance -- Social aspects,
  • Dance -- Anthropological aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 220-227) and index.

    StatementAnya Peterson Royce.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 238 p. :
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21505575M
    ISBN 101852730889
    OCLC/WorldCa51891600

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Development of Dance Ethnography. Evans-Pritchard argues for dance in a social context as a topic for anthropological study, emphasizing its ability to contribute to theoretical debate.

While the anthropology of dance was being established in the s and s, the cross-cultural perspective accentuated the problem of finding a shared definition of dance. Dancing has its place in all societies; yet the phenomenon of dance has been oddly neglected by most anthropologists.

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MA Dance Anthropology investigates dance from a non-Eurocentric perspective, placing the practices and values of the dancers into sociocultural and comparative understanding. At the heart of the programme is a focus upon ethnographic perspectives in dance to gain firsthand experience of different cultural approaches to dance practice.

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The Anthropological Perspective Ch. Methods and Techniques Ch. Journal of Dance Medicine & Science 1/1: I. Dance Ethnology and the Anthropology of Dance Choreographers, dancers, and viewers of dance are socially and historically placed individuals who operate according to socio-cultural conventions and aesthetic systems.

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The human body is the instrument of dance. Thus a conference on "the anthropology of the body" is highly relevant to the under-standing of dance through time and space, to directing.Ethnochoreology (also dance ethnology, dance anthropology) is the study of dance through the application of a number of disciplines such as anthropology, musicology, ethnomusicology, and word itself is relatively recent and etymologically means “the study of ethnic dance”, though this is not exclusive of research on more formalized dance forms, such as .Anthropology and the Dance Ten Lectures (2d ed.) Historical examination of the theories of dance and human movement.

Now in paperback, Anthropology and the Dance is a lively, controversial examination and discussion of theories of dance by the pioneer of the anthropology of human movement.

Drid Williams's definitive text is explicitly intended for graduate students in .