Dance in the Field

Theory, Methods and Issues in Dance Ethnography

  • Theresa J. Buckland

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction: Reflecting on Dance Ethnography

    1. Theresa J. Buckland
      Pages 1-10
  3. Theoretical Dimensions

  4. Methodological Approaches

  5. Politics and Ethics

About this book

Introduction

This international collection on dance ethnography - the first of its kind - comprises original contributions on fieldwork in dance and human movement. Based on extensive fieldwork experience, it explores the major theoretical approaches, methods and concerns of dance and movement research from anthropological and ethnochoreological perspectives. The result underlines the existing and continuing growth in dance ethnography which will also be of interest to those in dance studies, anthropology, cultural studies, folklore, ethnomusicology and sociology.

Keywords

anthropology Cultural Studies dance ethnography

Editors and affiliations

  • Theresa J. Buckland
    • 1
  1. 1.University of SurreyGuildfordUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230375291
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1999
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-40427-8
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-37529-1
  • About this book