Native American Dance
Thesis: Dance is important in the lives of Native American people. There is a large spiritual connection involved with Native American Dance. Dances are performed for many reasons, and there are a wide variety of styles.
I.Why Do Native Americans Dance
A. Powwow Facts
III.History of Native American Dance
A. European Settlers
B. Missionaries and U.S Government
C. Pueblo Indian Revolt
IV.Types of Dances
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