The following is a short list of texts that we have found to be useful. Click on the title to view a brief overview as well as a description of how the text was used in the classroom If you would like to read the summaries as a whole,
Grossman, Gayanne. Dance Science.
Hightstown: Princeton Book Company, 2015.
Conditioning for Dancers
Welsh T. Conditioning for Dancers.
Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2009.
Dance Medicine in Practice: Anatomy, Injury Prevention, Training.
Simmel L. Dance Medicine in Practice: Anatomy, Injury Prevention, Training.
New York: Routledge, 2014.
Fitt SS. Dance Kinesiology. 2nd ed.
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996.
Taking Root to Fly: Articles on Functional Anatomy
Dowd I. Taking Root To Fly: Articles on Functional Anatomy. 3 Revised ed. 2005. ISBN: 978-0964580503
Anatomy of Movement
Calais-Germain B. Anatomy of Movement. Revised ed.
Seattle: Eastland Press, 2007.
Dance Anatomy and Kinesiology
Clippinger KS. Dance Anatomy and Kinesiology. 2nd ed.
Champaign: Human Kinetics, 2016.
An Illustrated Atlas of the Skeletal Muscles.
Bowden BS, Bowden JM. An illustrated atlas of the skeletal muscles. 4th ed.
Englewood: Morton Publishing Company, 2015.