The Dance Profession. Revisiting a Survey

I. Research Papers
By Pierre-Emmanuel Sorignet

This text revisits research conducted for over ten years on the profession of contemporary dance. This approach articulates a long-term ethnographic approach (participant observation) and a conceptual apparatus from the Weberian sociology of domination and a work on the social fabric of the dancer respondents.


  • socialization
  • disposition
  • dancer
  • vocation
  • way of life
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