Culture and the Arts in Education: Critical Essays on Shaping Human Experience

Culture and the Arts in Education: Critical Essays on Shaping Human Experience

by Ralph Smith
     
 

This collection of Ralph Smith's writings provides a comprehensive overview of his extraordinary contributions to understanding the importance of aesthetics in education.See more details below

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This collection of Ralph Smith's writings provides a comprehensive overview of his extraordinary contributions to understanding the importance of aesthetics in education.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807746547
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
01/21/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.52(d)

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Table of Contents

1Arts education as liberal education3
2Philosophy and theory of aesthetic education16
3Art, the human career, and aesthetic education33
4Problems for a philosophy of art education48
5Concepts, concept learning, and art education67
6The artworld and aesthetic skills : a context for research and development78
7Teaching aesthetic criticism in the schools88
8An excellence curriculum for art education99
9Aesthetic education : a critical necessity111
10Toward percipience : a humanities curriculum for arts education124
11Teaching music as one of the humanities141
12Remoralization and aesthetic education154
13The uses of cultural diversity165

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