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Ann Cooper Albright. Choreographing Difference: The Body and Identity in Contemporary Dance. Wesleyan University Press. 1997. 216pp.

Elizabeth Aldrich. From the Ballroom to Hell: Grace and Folly in Nineteenth-Century Dance. Northwestern University Press. 1991. 225pp.

Sally Banes. Terpsichore in Sneakers: Post-Modern Dance. Wesleyan University Press. 1987. 270pp.

Alexandra Carter (editor). The Routledge Dance Studies Reader. Routledge. 1998. 316pp.

Anatole Chujoy; P. W. Manchester (editor). The Dance Encyclopedia. Simon and Schuster. 1967. 992pp.

Mary Clarke; David Vaughan (editor). The Encyclopedia of Dance & Ballet. Pitman. 1977. 376pp.

Barbara Naomi Cohen-Stratyner. Biographical Dictionary of Dance. Schirmer Books. 1982. 970pp.

Roger Copeland; Marshall Cohen (editor). What is Dance? Readings in Theory and Criticism. Oxford University Press. 1983. 582pp.

Ann Daly. Critical Gestures: Writings on Dance and Culture. Wesleyan University Press. 2002. 378pp.

Jane C. Desmond (editor). Meaning in Motion: New Cultural Studies of Dance. Duke University Press. 1997. 398pp.

Mark Franko. Dancing Modernism/Performing Politics: The Politics of Expression. Indiana University Press. 1995. 190pp.

Yosef Garfinkel. Dancing at the Dawn of Agriculture: Dance and Display at the Beginning of Farming. University of Texas Press. 2003. 326pp.

Stavros Stavrou Karayanni. Dancing Fear & Desire: Race, Sexuality and Imperial Politics in Middle Eastern Dance. Wilfrid Laurier University Press. 2004. 244pp.

Gayle Kassing. History of Dance: An Interactive Arts Approach. Human Kinetics. 2007. 309pp.

Kate Van Winkle Keller. Dance and Its Music in America, 1528-1789. Pendragon Press. 2007. 697pp.

Lincoln Kirstein. Dance: A Short History of Classic Theatrical Dancing. Princeton Book Co.. 1994. 398pp.

Kenneth Laws. Physics and the Art of Dance: Understanding Movement. Oxford University Press. 2002. 236pp.

W. G. Raffé; M. E. Purdon. Dictionary of the Dance. A. S. Barnes. 1965. 583pp.

Jacqueline Robinson. Modern Dance in France: An Adventure, 1920-1970. Taylor & Francis. 1997. 446pp.

Frances Rust. Dance in Society: An Analysis of the Relationship Between the Social Dance and Society in England from the Middle Ages to the Present Day. Routledge & K. Paul. 1969. 280pp.

Marcia B. Siegel; Nathaniel Tileston. The Tail of the Dragon: New Dance, 1976-1982. Duke University Press. 1991. 204pp.

Paul Spencer. Society and the Dance: The Social Anthropology of Process and Performance. Cambridge University Press. 1985. 224pp.

Walter Terry. The Dance in America. Harper & Brothers. 1956. 248pp.

Ann Louise Wagner. Adversaries of Dance: From the Puritans to the Present. University of Illinois Press. 1997. 442pp. A history of opposition to dance.

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