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ERIC Number: EJ406352
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Afro-American Music and Dance.
Floyd, Samuel A., Jr.
Western Journal of Black Studies, v13 n3 p130-38 Fall 1989
Outlines the concurrent development of Black music and Black dance in the United States, and describes the interaction of the two genres throughout their mutually dependent evolutions. Traces the histories of the dances of African American culture, known collectively as "jazz dance," in relation to ragtime, jazz, and the blues. (AF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue with the title, "African/African-American Culture: Customs, Dance and Music."