Middle Eastern dance / Penni AlZayer ; consulting editor, Elizabeth A. Hanley ; foreword by Jacques D'Amboise.
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Series InformationWorld of dance.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Fortville-Vernon Twp PL - Fortville||YANF 793.3 ALZ (Text)||38301000035680||Young Adult Non-Fiction Collection||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781604134827 (hardcover)
- ISBN: 1604134828 (hardcover)
- Physical Description: 128 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map ; 25 cm.
- Edition: 2nd ed.
- Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, c2010.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (p. 118) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Middle Eastern dance comes to America -- North African dances -- Religous dancing -- Dabkeh : dance of the Levant -- Dances of the Arabian Gulf -- Belly dancing : the evolution of the woman's solo -- A controversial dance : the man's solo -- the evolution of American tribal style belly dance -- Two examples of Middle Eastern dance movements.
Describes the history, movements, and cultural significance of several religious and secular Middle Eastern dances, including Whirling Dervishes, the dabkeh line dance, and others, and discusses the controversial men's solos as well as the evolution of American tribal style belly dance.
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