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  1. The Routledge Dance Studies Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Alexandra Carter, Janet O'Shea

    The second edition of The Routledge Dance Studies Reader offers fresh critical perspectives on classic and modern dance forms, including ballroom, tango, Hip-hop, site-specific performance, and disability in dance. Alexandra Carter and Janet O’Shea deliver a substantially revised and updated...

    Published January 22nd 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge Dance Studies Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Alexandra Carter, Janet O'Shea

    The second edition of The Routledge Dance Studies Reader offers fresh critical perspectives on classic and modern dance forms, including ballroom, tango, Hip-hop, site-specific performance, and disability in dance. Alexandra Carter and Janet O’Shea deliver a substantially revised and updated...

    Published January 21st 2010 by Routledge

  3. The Male Dancer

    Bodies, Spectacle, Sexualities, 2nd Edition

    By Ramsay Burt

    In this challenging and lively book, Burt examines the representation of masculinity in twentieth century dance. The Male Dancer has proven to be essential reading for anyone interested in dance and the cultural construction of gender....

    Published May 11th 2007 by Routledge

  4. A Queer History of the Ballet

    By Peter Stoneley

    Designed for students, scholars and general readers with an interest in dance and queer history, A Queer History of the Ballet focuses on how, as makers and as audiences, queer men and women have helped to develop many of the texts, images, and legends of ballet. Presenting a series of historical...

    Published October 5th 2006 by Routledge

  5. The Dances of Shakespeare

    By Jim Hoskins

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 11th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Ballet Beyond Tradition

    By Anna Paskevska

    For nearly a century, the training of ballet and modern dancers has followed two divergent paths. Modern practitioners felt ballet was artificial and injurious to the body; ballet teachers felt that modern dancers lacked the rigorous discipline and control that comes only from years of progressive...

    Published October 25th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Rethinking Dance History

    A Reader

    By Alexandra Carter

    By taking a fresh approach to the study of history in general, Alexandra Carter's Rethinking Dance History offers new perspectives on important periods in dance history and seeks to address some of the gaps and silences left within that history. Encompassing ballet, South Asian, modern dance forms...

    Published December 17th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Ballet in Western Culture

    A History of Its Origins and Evolution

    By Carol Lee

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 8th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Dance History

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Janet Adshead-Lansdale, June Layson

    Originally published in 1983 the first edition rapidly established itself as a core student text. Now fully revised and up-dated it remains the only book to address the rationale, process, techniques and methodologies specific to the study of dance history. For the main body of the text which...

    Published April 20th 1994 by Routledge