Asian dance / Janet W. Descutner ; [foreword, Jacques D'Amboise].
- Descutner, Janet
- Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, 
- Copyright Date:
- Physical Description:
- 164 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 23 cm.
- World of dance
- Perspectives of human culture and development -- India : the divine dance of life and death -- Dance in Southeast Asia -- The famous dance cultures of Indonesia -- China : vast, ancient, and lovers of music and dance -- Japanese performing arts.
- Experience the diverse forms of dance in the countries of India, Southeast Asia, and East Asia. Annotation. This series explores various genres of dance, including forms indigenous to particular regions and cultures. These books provide not only a historical overview and cultural context of the dances' development but also technical insight into movement. Experience the diverse forms of dance in the countries of India, Southeast Asia, and East Asia.
- Elizabeth A. Hanley Olympic Dance Collection.
- Bibliography Note:
- Videography: page 142.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-151) and index.
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