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Notes on Twelve Contemporary Rites

Jamake Highwater

in Dance: Rituals of Experience

Third edition

Published in print February 1997 | ISBN: 9780195112054
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199853083 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195112054.003.0005
Notes on Twelve Contemporary Rites

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This chapter is divided into twelve parts as each part acts as a commentary on the twelve dance works. The chapter looks at the twelve contemporary rites and it gives detailed explanation of each. These twelve contemporary rites discussed here tell a lot about what modernization does with the ritual of dancing.

Keywords: commentaries; contemporary; rites; modernization; ritual

Chapter.  11361 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Dance

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