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Title Researching dance : evolving modes of inquiry / edited by Sondra Horton Fraleigh and Penelope Hanstein
Published Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, [1999]


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Description xii, 368 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Pt. I. Context, Process, and Theory. Ch. 1. Family Resemblance / Sondra Horton Fraleigh. Ch. 2. From Idea to Research Proposal: Balancing the Systematic and Serendipitous / Penelope Hanstein. Ch. 3. Models and Metaphors: Theory Making and the Creation of New Knowledge / Penelope Hanstein -- Pt. II. Modes of Inquiry and Dance Research Methods. Ch. 4. Postpositivist Research in Dance / Jill Green and Susan W. Stinson. Ch. 5. Scientific Exploration in Dance / Steven J. Chatfield. Ch. 6. Dance in the Hermeneutic Circle / Joann McNamara. Ch. 7. Witnessing the Frog Pond / Sondra Horton Fraleigh. Ch. 8. The Sense of the Past: Historiography and Dance / Shelley C. Berg. Ch. 9. Dance Ethnography: Tracing the Weave of Dance in the Fabric of Culture / Joan D. Frosch -- Pt. III. Research Tools and Issues Specific to Dance. Ch. 10. Every Little Movement Has a Meaning All Its Own: Movement Analysis in Dance Research / Mary Alice Brennan
Ch. 11. Engendering Dance: Feminist Inquiry and Dance Research / Jane C. Desmond. Ch. 12. Cultural Diversity and Dance History Research / John O. Perpener III -- Unified Field Postscript / Sondra Horton Fraleigh and Penelope Hanstein
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Dance -- Research.
Author Fraleigh, Sondra Horton, 1939-
Hanstein, Penelope.
LC no. 98040181
ISBN 0822956845 paperback acid-free paper
0822940841 cloth acid-free paper