Contesting PerformanceGlobal Sites of Research

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Type Edited book
Original languageEnglish
PublisherSpringer Nature
Number of pages261
ISBN (Electronic)978-0230279421
ISBN (Print)978-0230008458, 978-1137011183
Publication statusPublished - 01 Dec 2009

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NamePerformance Interventions
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
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Contesting Performance is a collection of essays by international scholars that addresses the global development of performance research in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. The collection functions as a critical reader on diverse approaches to studying performance that contest dominant paradigms of performance studies.