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Dance: EBSCO e-books

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EBSCO ebooks

EBSCO e-books are accessible for home reading by using the same login you use for Canvas access.  Select a title that interests you from this list to copy and paste in the EBSCO ebook collection search box. To get to that collection click the following link http://www.tmcc.edu/library/databases/ to take you to the library Databases and Journals page.  Scroll down the menu list and  select: ebook collection EBSCO from the database menu. Paste the title of the book you wish to access in the search box. Note that the book will provide you with a detailed narrative summary and on the left side of the screen you will be able to retrieve the Table of Contents. Use both to further evaluate the title for your research relevancy and to narrow the focus of your presentation.

Available e-book titles:

Dance and Gender : An Evidence-Based Approach By: Wendy Oliver; Doug Risner. GAINESVILLE : University Press of Florida. 2017. eBook.

Chinese Dance : In the Vast Land and Beyond  By: Chang, Shih-Ming Li; Frederiksen, Lynn E. Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan. 2016. eBook.

Jazz Dance : A History of the Roots and Branches By: Oliver, Wendy; Guarino, Lindsay. Gainesville : University Press of Florida. 2014. eBook.

Geographies of Dance : Body, Movement, and Corporeal Negotiations  By: Kuhlke, Olaf; Pine, Adam. New York : Lexington Books. 2014. eBook.

Dance in Ireland : Steps, Stages and Stories  By: Phelan, Sharon A. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing. 2014. eBook.

Appalachian Dance : Creativity and Continuity in Six Communities  By: Spalding, Susan Eike. Series: UPCC Book Collections on Project MUSE. Urbana, IL : University of Illinois Press. 2014. eBook.

Dance Composition : A Practical Guide to Creative Success in Dance Making  By: Smith-Autard, Jacqueline M. Edition: 5th ed. New York : Routledge. 2014. eBook.

Mythology of Dance  By: Eiss, Harry. [N.p.] : Cambridge Scholars Publishing. 2013. eBook.

The Healing Dance : The Life and Practice of an Expressive Arts Therapist  By: Rea, Kathleen. Springfield : Charles C Thomas. 2013. eBook.

Why We Dance : A Philosophy of Bodily Becoming  By: LaMothe, Kimerer L. New York : Columbia University Press. 2015. eBook

Dance, Somatics and Spiritualities : Contemporary Sacred Narratives  By: Whatley, Sarah; Weber, Rebecca; Williamson, Amanda; Batson, Glenna. Bristol, UK : Intellect Books. 2014. eBook.

Contemporary Directions in Asian American Dance  By: Wong, Yutian. Series: Studies in Dance History. Madison, Wisconsin : University of Wisconsin Press. 2016. eBook.

Dance Anecdotes : Stories From the Worlds of Ballet, Broadway, the Ballroom, and Modern Dance  By: Aloff, Mindy. Oxford : Oxford University Press. 2006. eBook.

Beyond the Dance Floor : Female DJs, Technology and Electronic Dance Music Culture  By: Farrugia, Rebekah. Bristol : Intellect. 2012. eBook.

Dance and American Art : A Long Embrace  By: Udall, Sharyn Rohlfsen. Madison : University of Wisconsin Press. 2012. eBook.

Dance Pedagogy for a Diverse World : Culturally Relevant Teaching in Theory, Research and Practice By: McCarthy-Brown, Nyama. Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland. 2017. eBook

The Nikolais/Louis Dance Technique : A Philosophy and Method of Modern Dance  By: Nikolais, Alwin; Louis, Murray. New York, NY : Routledge. 2016. eBook.

The Dance Claimed Me : A Biography of Pearl Primus  By: Schwartz, Peggy; Schwartz, Murray. New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press. 2011. eBook.

India's Kathak Dance in Historical Perspective  By: Walker, Margaret E. Series: SOAS Musicology Series. Farnham : Routledge. 2014. eBook

Speaking of Dance : Twelve Contemporary Choreographers on Their Craft  By: Morgenroth, Joyce. New York : Routledge. 2004. eBook.

Dance: Perceptions, Cultural Aspects and Emerging Therapies  By: Author Unknown. [Place of publication not identified] : Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 2016. eBook.

The Place of Dance : A Somatic Guide to Dancing and DanceMaking  By: Olsen, Andrea. Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan. 2013. eBook.

Dance of the Avatar : Embodying Gender and Culture Through Dance  By: Lázár, Imre. Series: Focus on Civilizations and Cultures. New York : Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 2015. eBook.

Dance : A Creative Art Experience  By: H'Doubler, Margaret Newell. Madison, WI : University of Wisconsin Press. 1998. eBook.

Understanding Dance  By: McFee, Graham.⁰155497. New York : Routledge. 2003. eBook.

New German Dance Studies  By: Ruprecht, Lucia; Manning, Susan. Urbana : University of Illinois Press. 2012. eBook

Soul and Spirit in Dance Movement Psychotherapy : A Transpersonal Approach  By: Hayes, Jill. London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers. 2013. eBook.

Caribbean and Atlantic Diaspora Dance : Igniting Citizenship  By: Daniel, Yvonne. Urbana, Ill : University of Illinois Press. 2011. eBook

Dance and Music : A Guide to Dance Accompaniment for Musicians and Dance Teachers  By: Cavalli, Harriet. Gainesville : University Press of Florida. 2001. eBook.

Srikandhi Dances Lnggr : A Performance of Music and Shadow Theater  By: Lysloff, René T. A.; Siswocarito, Sugino. Series: Verhandelingen Van Het Koninklijk Instituut Voor Taal-, Land- En Volkenkunde, Vol. 248. Leiden : Brill. 2009. eBook.

Indigenous Dance and Dancing Indian : Contested Representation in the Global Era  By: Krystal, Matthew. Boulder, Colo : University Press of Colorado. 2012. eBook.

Dance Performance by Lúcnica, Slovak National Folklore Ballet : What Is the Meaning of Staged Folkloric Performances?  By: Roy, Diane Carole. Lewiston : Edwin Mellen Press. 2014. eBook.

Dance/Movement Therapists In Action : A Working Guide to Research Options  By: Cruz, Robyn; Berrol, Cynthia F. Edition: 2nd ed. Springfield : Charles C Thomas. 2012. eBook.

How To Do Things with Dance : Performing Change in Postwar America  By: Kowal, Rebekah J. Middletown, Conn : Wesleyan. 2010. eBook.

Off the Ground : First Steps to a Philosophical Consideration of the Dance  By: Sparshott, Francis Edward. Edition: Princeton Legacy Library edition. Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press. 2017. eBook.

Stigma and Perseverance in the Lives of Boys Who Dance : An Empirical Study of Male Identities in Western Theatrical DanceTraining  By: Risner, Doug. Lewiston : Edwin Mellen Press. 2009. eBook.

Dramaturgy in Motion : At Work on Dance and Movement Performance  By: Profeta, Katherine. Series: Studies in Dance History. Madison, Wisconsin : University of Wisconsin Press. 2015. eBook.

Sharing the Dance : Contact Improvisation and American Culture  By: Novack, Cynthia Jean. Series: New Directions in Anthropological Writing. Madison, Wis : University of Wisconsin Press. 1990. eBook.

New Dance  By: Turner, Margery J.; Zallman, Arlene; Grauert, Ruth; University of Pittsburgh. Series: University of Pittsburgh Press Digital Editions. Pittsburgh, Pa : University of Pittsburgh Press. 1971. eBook

Dance Improvisations  By: Morgenroth, Joyce. Pittsburgh, Pa : University of Pittsburgh Press. 1987. eBook.

Researching Dance : Evolving Modes of Inquiry  By: Hanstein, Penelope; Fraleigh, Sondra Horton. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania : University of Pittsburgh Press. 1999. eBook.

The Harmonic Structure of Movement, Music, and DanceAccording to Rudolf Laban : An Examination of His Unpublished Writings and Drawings  By: Moore, Carol-Lynne. Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press. 2009. eBook.

Martha Hill and the Making of American Dance  By: Soares, Janet Mansfield. Middletown, Conn : Wesleyan. 2009. eBook.

The Modern Dance  By: Martin, John Joseph. Princeton, N.J. : Independent Publishers Group. 1989. eBook.

The Modern Dance : Seven Statements of Belief  By: Cohen, Selma Jeanne. Edition: 1st pbk. ed. Middletown, Conn : Wesleyan. 1969. eBook.

Teaching Dance Studies  By: Chazin-Bennahum, Judith; Jordan, Melinda. New York : Routledge. 2005. eBook

Transforming Your Community Through Dance : 13 Steps to a Great Dance Team  By: Flores, Adrián. Cupertino, CA : Happy About. 2009. eBook.

The Contributions of Martha Hill to American Dance and Dance Education, 1900-1995  By: McPherson, Elizabeth M. Lewiston [N.Y.] : Edwin Mellen Press. 2008. eBook.

Global Movements : Dance, Place, and Hybridity  By: Pine, Adam; Kuhlke, Olaf. Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books. 2015. eBook.

Stunning Males and Powerful Females : Gender and Tradition in East Javanese Dance  By: Sunardi, Christina. Series: New Perspectives on Gender in Music. Urbana : University of Illinois Press. 2015. eBook.

Rethinking Dance History : A Reader  By: Carter, Alexandra. London : Routledge. 2004. eBook.

Dancing in Blackness : A Memoir  By: Osumare, Halifu. Gainesville : University Press of Florida. 2017. eBook.

Ring Shout, Wheel About : The Racial Politics of Music and Dance in North American Slavery  By: Thompson, Katrina Dyonne. Urbana : University of Illinois Press. 2014. eBook.

Kinesthetic City : Dance and Movement in Chinese Urban Spaces  By: Kwan, SanSan. Oxford : Oxford University Press. 2013. eBook.

Flowers Cracking Concrete : Eiko & Koma’s Asian/American Choreographies  By: Candelario, Rosemary. Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan. 2016. eBook.

Myth Performance in the African Diasporas : Ritual, Theatre, and Dance  By: Brown, Benita; Olsen, Christopher; Kuwabong, Dannabang. Lanham : Scarecrow Press. 2013. eBook.

Gestures of Music Theater : The Performativity of Song and Dance  By: Taylor, Millie; Symonds, Dominic. Oxford : Oxford University Press. 2013. eBook.

Invisible Connections : Dance, Choreography and Internet Communities  By: Popat, Sita. Hoboken : Routledge. 2013. eBook.

Dancing Boys : High School Males in Dance  By: Li, Zihao. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division. 2016. eBook

Hoedowns, Reels, and Frolics : Roots and Branches of Southern Appalachian Dance  By: Jamison, Phil. Series: Music in American Life. Urbana : University of Illinois Press. 2015. eBook.

Polka Heartland : Why the Midwest Loves to Polka  By: March, Rick; Blau, Dick. Madison, WI : Wisconsin Historical Society Press. 2015. eBook.

Becoming Beautiful : Ballroom Dance in the American Heartland  By: Bosse, Joanna. Urbana : University of Illinois Press. 2015. eBook.

Decorum of the Minuet, Delirium of the Waltz : A Study of Dance-Music Relations in 3/4 Time By: McKee, Eric. Series: Musical Meaning and Interpretation. Bloomington : Indiana University Press. 2012. eBook.

On Stage Alone : Soloists and the Modern Dance Canon  By: Gitelman, Claudia; Palfy, Barbara. Gainesville : University Press of Florida. 2012. eBook.

Dance Movement Therapy : A Creative Psychotherapeutic Approach  By: Meekums, Bonnie. Series: Creative Therapies in Practice. Thousand Oaks, CA : SAGE Publications Ltd. 2002. eBook.

Wilde Times : Patricia Wilde, George Balanchine, and the Rise of New York City Ballet  By: Lobenthal, Joel. Lebanon NH : ForeEdge. 2016. eBook.

Wrights & Wrongs: My Life in Dance  By: Wright, Peter. [Place of publication not identified] : Oberon Books. 2016. eBook.

Fields in Motion : Ethnography in the Worlds of Dance  By: Davida, Dena. Waterloo, ON : Wilfrid Laurier University Press. 2012. eBook.

Emerging Bodies : The Performance of World making in Dance and Choreography  By: Klein, Gabriele; Noeth, Sandra. Series: Critical Dance Studies, v. 21. Bielefeld : transcript Verlag. 2011. eBook.

Moving Consciously : Somatic Transformations Through Dance, Yoga, and Touch  By: Fraleigh, Sondra Horton. Urbana : University of Illinois Press. 2015. eBook.

How to Make Dances in an Epidemic : Tracking Choreography in the Age of AIDS  By: Gere, David. Madison, Wis : University of Wisconsin Press. 2004. eBook.

Is It All About Hips? : Around the World with Bollywood Dance  By: Shresthova, Sangita. New Delhi : SAGE Publications India Pvt., Ltd. 2011. eBook.

Urban Bush Women : Twenty Years of African American Dance Theater, Community Engagement, and Working It Out By: George-Graves, Nadine. Series: Studies in Dance History. Madison, Wis : University of Wisconsin Press. 2010. eBook.

The Choreographic  By: Joy, Jenn. Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press. 2014. eBook.

Indians and Wannabes : Native American Powwow Dancing in the Northeast and Beyond  By: Axtmann, Ann. Gainesville : University Press of Florida. 2014. eBook

Hiking the Horizontal : Field Notes From a Choreographer  By: Lerman, Liz. Middletown : Wesleyan. 2014. eBook.

Dancing Bodies of Devotion : Fluid Gestures in Bharata Natyam  By: Zubko, Katherine C. Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books. 2014. eBook.

An Introduction to Medical Dance/Movement Therapy : Health Care in Motion  By: Goodill, S. London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers. 2005. eBook.

Dancing on Water : A Life in Ballet, from the Kirov to the ABT  By: Tchernichova, Elena; Lobenthal, Joel. Boston : Northeastern. 2013. eBook.

Through the Eyes of a Dancer : Selected Writings  By: Perron, Wendy. Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan. 2013. eBook

I Want to Be Ready : Improvised Dance As a Practice of Freedom  By: Goldman, Danielle. Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press. 2010. eBook.

Dancing Age(ing) : Rethinking Age(ing) in and Through Improvisation Practice and Performance  By: Martin, Susanne. Series: Culture & Theory. Bielefeld : transcript Verlag. 2017. eBook.

Dance And Lived Body  By: Fraleigh, Sondra Horton. Pittsburgh, Pa : University of Pittsburgh Press. 1987. eBook.

Dance and the Specific Image : Improvisation  By: Nagrin, Daniel. Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press. 1994. eBook.

Butoh : Metamorphic Dance and Global Alchemy  By: Fraleigh, Sondra Horton. Urbana, Ill : University of Illinois Press. 2010. eBook.

Touching and Being Touched : Kinesthesia and Empathy in Dance and Movement  By: Brandstetter, Gabriele. Boston : De Gruyter. 2013. eBook.

Old-time Music and Dance : Community and Folk Revival  By: Bealle, John. Bloomington : Indiana University Press. 2005. eBook.

Dance, Modernity and Culture  By: Thomas, Helen. London : Routledge. 1995. eBook.

Trisha Brown : Choreography As Visual Art  By: Rosenberg, Susan. Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan. 2016. eBook.

Gaelic Cape Breton Step-Dancing : An Historical and Ethnographic Perspective  By: Gibson, John G. Series: McGill-Queen's Studies in Ethnic History. Series Two, Vol. 43. Montreal : MQUP. 2017. eBook.

Dance Movement Therapy: Theory and Practice  By: Payne, Helen. London : Routledge. 1992. eBook.

Physics and the Art of Dance : Understanding Movement  By: Laws, Kenneth. Oxford : Oxford University Press. 2002. eBook.

Tango Nuevo  By: Merritt, Carolyn. Gainesville : University Press of Florida. 2012. eBook.

Ballroom : Culture and Costume in Competitive Dance  By: Marion, Jonathan S. Series: Dress, Body, Culture. Edition: English ed. Oxford : Berg Publishers. 2008. 

Writing Dancing in the Age of Postmodernism  By: Banes, Sally. Middletown : Wesleyan. 2011. eBook.

Body of a Dancer  By: D'Aoust, Renée E. Edition: 1st ed. Wilkes-Barre, Pa : Etruscan Press. 2011. eBook.

Teaching Dancing with Ideokinetic Principles  By: Williams, Drid. Urbana, IL : University of Illinois Press. 2011. eBook.

Modernism's Mythic Pose : Gender, Genre, Solo Performance  By: Preston, Carrie J. Series: Modernist Literature & Culture. New York : Oxford University Press. 2011. eBook.

The Ancient Dancer in the Modern World : Responses to Greek and Roman Dance  By: Macintosh, Fiona. Oxford : OUP Oxford. 2010. eBook.

The Ballet Lover's Companion  By: Anderson, Zoë. New Haven : Yale University Press. 2015. eBook.

Close Encounters : Dance Partners for Creativity  By: Chappell, Kerry. Stoke-on-Trent : Institute of Education Press. 2011. eBook.

Justitia : Multidisciplinary Readings of the Work of the Jasmin Vardimon Company  By: Johnson, Paul; Dobrowska, Sylwia. Series: Playtext. Bristol : Intellect. 2016. eBook.

Anna Halprin : Experience As Dance  By: Ross, Janice. Berkeley : University of California Press. 2007. eBook

Composing While Dancing : An Improviser’s Companion  By: Buckwalter, Melinda. Madison, Wis : University of Wisconsin Press. 2010. eBook

Choreographing Asian America  By: Wong, Yutian. Middletown, Conn : Wesleyan. 2010. eBook.

Moving (Across) Borders : Performing Translation, Intervention, Participation  By: Brandstetter, Gabriele. Series: Critical Dance Studies, volume 40. Bielefeld : transcript Verlag. 2017. eBook.

Pre-Classic Dance Forms : The Pavan, Minuet, Galliard, Allemand, and 10 Other Early Dance Forms  By: Horst, Louis. Princeton, N.J. : Dance Horizons. 1987. eBook.

Voices in Bali : Energies and Perceptions in Vocal Music and Dance Theater By: Herbst, Edward; Lysloff, Rene T. A.; Becker, Judith. Middletown : Wesleyan University Press. 2012. eBook.

The Body Is a Clear Place and Other Statements on Dance  By: Hawkins, Erick. Pennington, NJ : Independent Publishers Group. 1992. eBook

The Routledge Dance Studies Reader  By: Carter, Alexandra. London : Taylor & Francis Routledge. 1998. eBook

The Living Line : Modern Art and the Economy of Energy  By: Veder, Robin. Series: Interfaces: Studies in Visual Culture. Hanover, New Hampshire : Dartmouth. 2015. eBook.

The Borzoi Book of Modern Dance  By: Lloyd, Margaret. [New York] : Dance Horizons. 1987. eBook.

The Dance in Theory  By: Martin, John Joseph. Princeton, NJ : Independent Publishers Group. 1989. eBook

Foundation : B-boys, B-girls and Hip-Hop Culture in New York  By: Schloss, Joseph Glenn. Oxford : Oxford University Press. 2009. eBook.

Electric Salome : Loie Fuller's Performance of Modernism  By: Garelick, Rhonda K. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press. 2009. eBook.

Carrying the Word : The Concheros Dance in Mexico City  By: Rostas, Susanna. Series: Mesoamerican Worlds. Boulder, Colo : University Press of Colorado. 2009. eBook.

Artistic Inquiry in Dance/movement Therapy : Creative Research Alternatives  By: Hervey, Lenore Wadsworth; McNiff, Shaun. Springfield, Ill : Charles C Thomas. 2000. eBook.

Ballet's Magic Kingdom : Selected Writings on Dance in Russia, 1911-1925  By: Volynskiĭ, A. L.; Rabinowitz, Stanley J. New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press. 2008. eBook.

Modern Dance, Techniques and Teaching  By: Shurr, Gertrude; Yocom, Rachael Dunaven. New York : Independent Publishers Group. 1980. eBook.

The Dance Technique of Doris Humphrey and Its Creative Potential  By: Stodelle, Ernestine. Princeton, N.J. : Independent Publishers Group. 1978. eBook.

Ballroom Dancing  By: Moore, Alex. [Place of publication not identified] : Routledge. 2012. eBook.

Career As a Dancer  By: Institute for Career Research. Series: Institute Research, no. 356. [Chicago] : Institute for Career Research. 2010. eBook.

Finding Balance : Fitness, Training, and Health for a Lifetime in Dance  By: Berardi, Gigi M. Edition: 2nd ed. New York : Routledge. 2005. eBook.

The Wise Body : Conversations with Experienced Dancers  By: Lansley, Jacky; Early, Fergus. Bristol : Intellect. 2011. eBook.

Dancing From Past to Present : Nation, Culture, Identities  By: Buckland, Theresa. Series: Studies in Dance History. Madison, Wis : University of Wisconsin Press. 2006. eBook.

Body Knowledge : Performance, Intermediality, and American Entertainment at the Turn of the Twentieth Century  By: Simonson, Mary. New York: Oxford University Press. 2013. eBook

Performance and Culture : Narrative, Image and Enactment in India  By: Verma, Archana. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing. 2011. eBook.

An English Ballet  By: Gayle, David. London : Oberon Masters. 2011. eBook.

Dancing Many Drums : Excavations In African American Dance  By: DeFrantz, Thomas. Series: Studies in Dance History. Madison, Wis : University of Wisconsin Press. 2002. eBook.

Modern Bodies : Dance and American Modernism From Martha Graham to Alvin Ailey  By: Foulkes, Julia L. Series: Cultural Studies of the United States. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press. 2002. eBook.

Tango : An Argentine Love Story  By: Cusumano, Camille. Berkeley, CA : Seal Press. 2008. eBook.

Mirrors and Scrims : The Life and Afterlife of Ballet  By: Siegel, Marcia B. Middletown, Conn : Wesleyan. 2010. eBook.

Merce Cunningham : The Modernizing of Modern Dance  By: Copeland, Roger. New York : Routledge. 2004. eBook.

Antonia Mercé, “LaArgentina” : Flamenco and the Spanish Avant Garde  By: Bennahum, Ninotchka. Middletown : Wesleyan. 2014. eBook.

Anna Halprin  By: Worth, Libby; Poynor, Helen. Series: Routledge Performance Practitioners. London : Routledge. 2004. eBook.

Dancing Identity : Metaphysics In Motion  By: Fraleigh, Sondra Horton. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania : University of Pittsburgh Press. 2004. eBook.

Moving History/Dancing Cultures : A Dance History Reader  By: Albright, Ann Cooper; Dils, Ann. Middletown, Conn : Wesleyan. 2001. eBook.

Throwing the Body Into the Fight : A Portrait of Raimund Hoghe  By: Connolly, Mary Kate. Series: Intellect Live. Bristol : Intellect. 2013. eBook

Moving Lessons : Margaret H'Doubler and the Beginning of Dance in American Education By: Ross, Janice. Madison : University of Wisconsin Press. 2000. eBook.

Europe Dancing : Perspectives on Theatre, Dance, and Cultural Identity  By: Grau, Andrée; Jordan, Stephanie. London : Routledge. 2000. eBook.

Next Week, Swan Lake : Reflections on Dance and Dances  By: Cohen, Selma Jeanne. Edition: 1st ed. Middletown, Conn : Wesleyan. 1982. eBook.

Bringing the Body to the Stage and Screen : Expressive Movement for Performers  By: Lust, Annette. Lanham, Md : Scarecrow Press. 2012. eBook.

Moving Toward Life : Five Decades of Transformational Dance  By: Halprin, Anna; Kaplan, Rachel. Hanover, N.H. : Wesleyan. 1995. eBook.

A Measured Pace : Toward a Philosophical Understanding of the Arts of Dance  By: Sparshott, Francis Edward. Series: Toronto Studies in Philosophy. Toronto [Ont.] : University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division. 1995. eBook.