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Title:
Hula, haka, hoko! : An introduction to Polynesian dancing
Author:
Linkels, Ad.
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Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Tilburg, The Netherlands : Mundo Étnico Foundation, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
188 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
General Note:
Includes glossary of terms in Fijian, Hawaiian, Maori, Marquesan, Rapanui, Rarotongan, Samoan, Tahitian, Tokelauan, Tongan, Tuvaluan.
Language:
English

Hawaiian

Tuvalu

Austronesian (Other)
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ISBN:
9789072840134
Format :
Book

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Central Library GV1728.P6 L56 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Contents: geographic, ethnic and historical background; authenticity, dynamics and stereotypes of Polynesian dancing; the importance of poetry; the music; functions, forms and styles; regional forms and styles; the costumes; the colours; comparisons; notes; glossary; discography; bibliography; photographic data.Including 275 photographs (45 in full colour). The Mundo Etnico Foundation is a Dutch non profit organization studying and promoting traditional, contemporary and developing Pacific cultures by means of book and CD publications, workshops, seminars and educational programmes at primary schools. All programmes and publications are the result of field work research trips to the islands by Ad and Lucia Linkels, which altogether lasted about five years.


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