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The Resource Why we make art and why it is taught, Richard Hickman, (electronic book)

Why we make art and why it is taught, Richard Hickman, (electronic book)

Label
Why we make art and why it is taught
Title
Why we make art and why it is taught
Statement of responsibility
Richard Hickman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Does art have any use or real purpose in today's society? Why do governments around the world spend millions on art education? Rejecting the vogue for social and cultural accounts of the nature of art-making, this book is largely psychological in its approach to discussing art-making and its place in education. The 'we' in the title is intentionally polemical, with the author claiming a universal, ie pan-cultural basis for 'art' making activities -- or rather activities which can be described as 'creating aesthetic significance'. Developmental issues in art education are examined, together wit
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hickman, Richard D.
Dewey number
707
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N85
LC item number
.H53 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art in education
  • Art
  • Art
Label
Why we make art and why it is taught, Richard Hickman, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-162) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sect. 4.
  • Concluding chapter
  • Foreword
  • Antony Gormley
  • Sect. 1.
  • Art and art education
  • Sect. 2.
  • Conversations and reflections - some 'mini case-studies'
  • Sect. 3.
  • Issues in art and learning
Control code
ebr10146728
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
175 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781841501260
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Other physical details
col. ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Why we make art and why it is taught, Richard Hickman, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-162) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sect. 4.
  • Concluding chapter
  • Foreword
  • Antony Gormley
  • Sect. 1.
  • Art and art education
  • Sect. 2.
  • Conversations and reflections - some 'mini case-studies'
  • Sect. 3.
  • Issues in art and learning
Control code
ebr10146728
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
175 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781841501260
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Other physical details
col. ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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