Dancing Wisdom

Author: Yvonne Daniel
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252072079
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In this book the contributing authors demonstrate both general-purpose algorithms and those aimed at solving specialized application problems, with a special emphasis on heuristic iterative optimization methods employing modern evolutionary ...

Dancing Wisdom

Author: Yvonne Daniel
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252029660
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Landmark interdisciplinary study of religious systems through their dance performances; Concentrating on the Caribbean Basin and the coastal area of northeast South America, Yvonne Daniel considers three African-derived religious systems ...

Caribbean And Atlantic Diaspora Dance

Author: Yvonne Daniel
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252036530
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In Caribbean and Atlantic Diaspora Dance: Igniting Citizenship, Yvonne Daniel provides a sweeping cultural and historical examination of diaspora dance genres.

Rumba

Author: Yvonne Daniel
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253209481
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Using dance anthropology to illuminate the values and attitudes embodied in rumba, Yvonne Daniel explores the surprising relationship between dance and the profound, complex changes in contemporary Cuba.

Searching For Africa In Brazil

Author: Stefania Capone Laffitte
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822392046
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Searching for Africa in Brazil is a learned exploration of tradition and change in Afro-Brazilian religions.

The Oxford Handbook Of Dance And The Popular Screen

Author: Melissa Blanco Borelli
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199897832
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For a discussion of the residence of Yoruba and vodun gods in specific parts of
the body see Yvonne Daniel, Dancing Wisdom: Embodied Knowledge in Haitian
Vodou, Cuban Yoruba, and Bahian Candomblé (Urbana: University of Illinois ...

Dancing Spirits

Author: Gerdès Fleurant
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313297182
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The first in-depth work on the music and dance of the Rada rite, the foundation of the complex and sensationalized religion of Haiti, Vodun.

Sensing Sacred

Author: Jennifer Baldwin
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1498531245
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Yvonne Daniel, Dancing Wisdom: Embodied Knowledge in Haitian Vodou,
Cuban Yoruba, and Bahian Candomblé (Urbana/Chicago: University of Illinois
Press, 2005), 2. 16. Ibid., 1. 17. Ibid., 51. 18. Ibid., 52. 19. Ibid., 53. 20. Ibid. 21.
Ibid., 54.

Santeria From Africa To The New World

Author: George Brandon
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253211149
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So this book talks about one line, one path among the many, and its focus is mainly on the structures and rhythms of Santeria's history and on problems of collective memory and syncretism.

Fragments Of Bone

Author: Patrick Bellegarde-Smith
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252029684
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The essays in Fragments of Bone discuss African religions as forms of resistance and survival in the face of Western cultural hegemony and imperialism.