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Dance Kinesiology

ISBN-10: 0028700902

ISBN-13: 9780028700908

Edition: 1988

Authors: Sally S. Fitt

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Dance Kinesiology reflects modern techniques and includes articles addressing eight important systems of body work: the Pilates Method, Rolfing, the Feldenkrais Method, the Alexander Technique, Ideokinesis, Body-Mind Centering, the Bartenieff Fundamentals, and Laban Movement Analysis.
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Book details

List price: $38.00
Copyright year: 1988
Publisher: Cengage Gale
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 399
Weight: 2.288
Language: English

Preface
The science of motion in support of the art of dance
Domain of Dance Kinesiology
The skeletal system.
Overview of the Skeletal System
Foot and Leg
Pelvis and Spine
Scapula and Humerus
Radius, Ulna, and Hand
The muscular system
Overview of the Muscular System
Muscles of the Toes, the Tarsus, and the Ankle
Muscles of the Knee and Hip
Muscles of the Torso and the Neck
Muscles of the Scapula and the Shoulder
Muscles of the Elbow, Radio-Ulnar Joints, Wrist, and Hand
Misalignments and Muscular Imbalances Common in Dance
Physiological considerations for dancers
Physiological Support Systems
Body Types
Movement Behavior
Wellness for dancers
Somatics, Relaxation, and Efficiency
Prevention of Dance Injuries
Conditioning for Dancers
Weight Management
Conclusion and applications
Enhancing Performance