ERIC Number: ED299228
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Dance for the Older Adult. Focus on Dance XI.
Beal, Rayma K., Ed.; Berryman-Miller, Sherrill, Ed.
This monograph is a collection of articles designed to expand the information network, identify current programs, and provide research in the field of dance/movement and gerontology. Different approaches, techniques, and philosophies are documented by individuals who are active in the field. Articles are organized into six sections: (1) guidelines for activities with older adults; (2) program models; (3) research; (4) curricular program models; (5) intergenerational dance; and (6) resources. References accompany each article. The sixth section on selected reasons for dance and the older adult identifies: (1) books; (2) special publications; (3) selected articles from periodicals; (4) papers, monographs, proceedings and unpublished manuscripts; (5) masters and doctors degree theses; (6) films, videotapes, slides; (7) records, audiocassettes, manuals; (8) program and resource persons; (9) periodicals; and (10) agencies and organizations. (JD)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Dance, Educational Resources, Older Adults, Physical Fitness, Program Development, Research
AAHPERD Publications, P.O. Box 704, 44 Industrial Park Center, Waldorf, MD 20601 ($12.95 plus postage and handling).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Guides - General; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA. National Dance Association.
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