Compositional form in modern dance and modern art.
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Published by Microform Publications, College of Human Developmentand Performance, University ofOregon in Eugene .
Written in English

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Thesis (Ph.D.) Texas Woman"s University, 1983.

The Physical Object
Pagination3 microfiche (200 fr) :
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13745127M

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