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The Resource Capoeira : the history of an Afro-Brazilian martial art, Matthias Röhrig Assunção

Capoeira : the history of an Afro-Brazilian martial art, Matthias Röhrig Assunção

Label
Capoeira : the history of an Afro-Brazilian martial art
Title
Capoeira
Title remainder
the history of an Afro-Brazilian martial art
Statement of responsibility
Matthias Röhrig Assunção
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Capoeira: The History of an Afro-Brazilian Martial Art explores capoeira as a field of confrontation where different struggles that divide Brazilian society are played out. It contains a first English language scholarly account of capoeira's early history and development to the present day."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
COO
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1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Assunção, Matthias Röhrig
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Sport in the global society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Capoeira (Dance)
  • Capoeira (Dance)
Label
Capoeira : the history of an Afro-Brazilian martial art, Matthias Röhrig Assunção
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • competing master narratives of capoeira history.
  • p. 5
  • 2.
  • Capoeira in the context of the Black Atlantic.
  • p. 32
  • 3.
  • Capoeiragem in Rio de Janeiro, c.1800-1930.
  • p. 70
  • 4.
  • Workers, vagrants and tough guys in Bahia, c.1860-1950.
  • p. 96
  • 5.
  • Mestre Bimba and the development of 'regional' style.
  • p. 128
  • 6.
  • Mestre Pastinha and the codification of Angola style.
  • p. 150
  • 7.
  • Contemporary capoeira, 1950-2004.
  • p. 170
  • Conclusion : the contemporary meanings of capoeira.
  • p. 209
Control code
ocm59725283
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 267 p.
Isbn
9780714680866
Lccn
2004046851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Capoeira : the history of an Afro-Brazilian martial art, Matthias Röhrig Assunção
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • competing master narratives of capoeira history.
  • p. 5
  • 2.
  • Capoeira in the context of the Black Atlantic.
  • p. 32
  • 3.
  • Capoeiragem in Rio de Janeiro, c.1800-1930.
  • p. 70
  • 4.
  • Workers, vagrants and tough guys in Bahia, c.1860-1950.
  • p. 96
  • 5.
  • Mestre Bimba and the development of 'regional' style.
  • p. 128
  • 6.
  • Mestre Pastinha and the codification of Angola style.
  • p. 150
  • 7.
  • Contemporary capoeira, 1950-2004.
  • p. 170
  • Conclusion : the contemporary meanings of capoeira.
  • p. 209
Control code
ocm59725283
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 267 p.
Isbn
9780714680866
Lccn
2004046851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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