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Unformatted text preview: known as the rain dance, was used for agriculture; they believed it brought rain to their crops. American Indian songs include Vocables, which are simple vocal sounds. They are not made up at the spot when the songs are sung; they belong to that specific song. The beginning of the song, Rabbit Dance by the Los Angeles Northern Singers, has vocables, as well as the song, Butterfly Dance. Acculturation is a change in a culture through contact with another culture. The use of English in the Native American song, Rabbit Dance, is an example of acculturation. The American Indians were clearly influenced by the American Settlers. Feeling...
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This note was uploaded on 10/03/2010 for the course ARCH Arch 101 taught by Professor Edwardhoe during the Spring '10 term at 카이스트, 한국과학기술원.
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