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Author Haas, Jacqui Greene, 1958- author

Title Dance anatomy / Jacqui Greene Haas
Published Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, 2010
Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, [2010]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  612.044 Haa/Dan  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 195 pages : colour illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Anatomy series
Anatomy series (Human Kinetics (Organization))
Contents The dancer in motion -- Spine -- Ribs and breath -- Core -- Shoulder girdle and arms -- Pelvis and hips -- Legs -- Ankles and feet -- Whole-body training for dancers
Summary Dance Anatomybrings the relationship between muscle development and aesthetic movement to life with four-color illustrations. Step-by-step instructions convey proper form for 82 exercises arranged anatomically from the center outward, providing a view of how muscles contribute to improved technique, injury prevention, and artistic expression
Notes Includes index
Subject Dance -- Physiological aspects.
Dance -- Training.
Human anatomy.
Musculoskeletal system.
Physical fitness.
Dancing -- physiology.
Movement -- physiology.
Muscle Stretching Exercises -- methods.
LC no. 2009045722
ISBN 0736081933
Other Titles Subtitle on cover: Your illustrated guide to improving flexibility, muscular strength, and tone