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The Resource Embodied communities : dance traditions and change in Java, Felicia Hughes-Freeland

Embodied communities : dance traditions and change in Java, Felicia Hughes-Freeland

Label
Embodied communities : dance traditions and change in Java
Title
Embodied communities
Title remainder
dance traditions and change in Java
Statement of responsibility
Felicia Hughes-Freeland
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Court dance in Java has changed from a colonial ceremonial tradition into a national artistic classicism. Central to this general transformation has been dance's role in personal transformation, developing appropriate forms of everyday behaviour and strengthening the powers of persuasion that come from the skillful manipulation of both physical and verbal forms of politeness. This account of dance's significance in performance and in everyday life draws on extensive research, including dance training in Java, and builds on how practitioners interpret and explain the repertoire. The Javanese ca
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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1954-
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Hughes-Freeland, Felicia
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Dance and performance studies
Series volume
v. 2
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  • Dance
  • Court dancing
  • Social change
  • Java (Indonesia)
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Court dancing
  • Dance
  • Manners and customs
  • Social change
  • Indonesia
Label
Embodied communities : dance traditions and change in Java, Felicia Hughes-Freeland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 260-276) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Dance, culture and embodiment -- Before the nation : the heyday of court dance -- From colony to nation : dance in the reign of Haměngkubuwana IX (1940-1988) -- Embodying culture : dance as education -- Performance and symbolism : Bědhaya and the poetics of power -- The art of dancing : Joged Mataram -- Changing styles of patronage : tourism and commoditization -- Conclusion: Embodied communities in the nation state
Control code
ocn647933925
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781845458683
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j1gs6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647933925
Label
Embodied communities : dance traditions and change in Java, Felicia Hughes-Freeland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 260-276) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Dance, culture and embodiment -- Before the nation : the heyday of court dance -- From colony to nation : dance in the reign of Haměngkubuwana IX (1940-1988) -- Embodying culture : dance as education -- Performance and symbolism : Bědhaya and the poetics of power -- The art of dancing : Joged Mataram -- Changing styles of patronage : tourism and commoditization -- Conclusion: Embodied communities in the nation state
Control code
ocn647933925
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781845458683
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j1gs6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647933925

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