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  • Cultural Pedagogyby David Trend

    ABC-CLIO 1992; US$ 151.00

    In recent years, debates over culture and education have entered the public consciousness as never before. Politicians, bureaucrats, and scholars have credited these endeavors with the capacity to influence matters ranging from public morality to national productivity. Trend examines points at which art and learning intersect in both traditional and... more...

  • Artist Teacherby G. James Daichendt

    Intellect 2010; US$ 20.00

    The philosophy of the artist-teacher is not a new phenomenon. In fact, many artists working within the Bauhaus, nineteenth century Schools of Design, and The Basic Design Movement all applied this method of thinking to their teaching. The Artist-Teacher explores the many facets of this methodology, and the various ways art has been taught over the... more...

  • Cross-Curricular Teaching and Learning in the Secondary School? The Artsby Martin Fautley; Jonathan Savage

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 44.95

    This new indispensable text book brings together ongoing debates about personalised learning, creativity and ICT in education, with a cross-curricular focus, establishing a principled framework for cross-curricular teaching and learning in the arts. more...

  • Contextualized Practices in Arts Educationby Chee-Hoo Lum

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    This edited book not only makes a much-needed contribution to research in arts education but also provides a strong grounding of evidential support for Singapore arts education, in contrast to the current state of affairs in arts education in many parts of the world where severe cuts in funding, lackluster support for the arts and imperialist agendas... more...

  • Practice-led Research, Research-led Practice in the Creative Artsby Roger T. Dean; Hazel Smith

    Edinburgh University Press 2009; US$ 162.00

    Addresses one of the most exciting and innovative developments within higher education more...

  • Clementine Hunterby Art Shiver; Tom Whitehead

    LSU Press 2012; US$ 26.00

    Clementine Hunter (1887--1988) painted every day from the 1930s until several days before her death at age 101. As a cook and domestic servant at Louisiana's Melrose Plantation, she painted on hundreds of objects available around her -- glass snuff bottles, discarded roofing shingles, ironing boards -- as well as on canvas. She produced between five... more...

  • Art in the Primary Schoolby John Lancaster

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 52.95

    Art has always been an important part of the primary school experience. It is now one of the foundation subjects in the National Curriculum. In this book, John Lancaster helps teachers rise to the challenge of art for young children. He encourages thought about the purpose of art teaching, and at the same time provides a wealth of project ideas and... more...

  • Finding Art's Placeby Nicholas Paley

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 36.95

    Finding Art's Place showcases three artistic/educational experiments located outside of school settings. Nicholas Paley presents the texts, voices and the teaching and learning practices of Tim Rollins + K.O.S. (Kids of Survival); the video work of Sadie Benning, the adolescent filmmaker who has won critical acclaim for her sensitive self-explorations... more...

  • Cultivating the Habit of Art in Education and Therapyby Malcolm Ross

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 48.95

    This groundbreaking text repositions the arts as central to the effective initiation and management of change in contemporary society. Besides being of wide general interest, it will have particular relevance for arts teachers, arts therapists and community artists, both in practice and in training. more...