ERIC Number: ED325460
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Encores II: Travels through the Spectrum of Dance. A Selection of Readings from 1978-1987.
Akins, Ann Severance, Ed.; LaPointe-Crump, Janice, Ed.
This anthology of articles, selected from writings in the "Journal of Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance" and the "Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport" (previously "Research Quarterly") over a 10-year period, offers insights into the growth in dance education and the changes during those years in pedagogical, creative, and philosophical issues. The collection of 37 articles is divided into 8 sections: (1) "Pathmakers: A Historical Perspective"; (2) "Diversified Landscapes: Movement Experiences for Nondancers"; (3) "The Preparation of Young Travelers: Dance for Children"; (4) "Road Maps: Pedagogy and Curriculum Design"; (5) "Creative Journeys: The Choreographic Process"; (6) "Pathways for Perceiving, Examining, and Expressing: Analysis and Criticism"; (7)"Thoroughfares of the Body and the Mind: Dance Science"; and (8) "Intersections: A Forum on Issues and Philosophical Ideas." A bibliography of the complete collection, cited under the dominant subject category, and bibliographies of the authors are included. (JD)
Descriptors: Aesthetic Values, Athletics, Childhood Needs, Dance, Dance Education, Dance Therapy, Elementary Secondary Education, Folk Culture, Higher Education, Teaching Methods
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Publication Type: Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA. National Dance Association.