Researching Drama and Arts Education: Paradigms and Possibilities

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Overview

This volume examines the current major issues in research design for arts teachers. It aims to answer two key questions: how do researchers design their studies? What research methods are appropriate for specific investigative questions?

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780750704649
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 7/1/1996
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.47 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Preface
Foreword
Introduction: Rebellion, Reflective Turning and Arts Education Research 1
1 Doing Reflective Practitioner Research in Arts Education 25
2 Toward the Practice of Theory in Practice 59
3 Escaping the Information Abattoir: Critical and Transformative Research in Drama Classrooms 72
4 Playing in Different Keys: Research Notes for Action Researchers and Reflective Drama Practitioners 85
5 History as Drama/Drama as History: The Case for Historical Reconstruction as a Research Paradigm 97
6 Restoring our Dramatic Past 105
7 An Overview of Experimental Research Principles for Studies in Drama and Theatre for Youth 115
8 Into the Labyrinth: Theory and Research in Drama 135
9 Art in Scholarship and Scholarship in Art: Towards a Poetics of Drama Research 147
10 Reflections from an Ivory Tower: Towards an Interactive Research Paradigm 156
11 Light the Lights! Research Writing to Communicate 167
Afterword: Drama as Research 187
Notes on Contributors 195
Delegates at the Institute of Drama Education Research 198
Index 199
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