The Quest: Research and Inquiry in Arts Education

The Quest: Research and Inquiry in Arts Education

by Richard Courtney
     
 

ISBN-10: 0819157449

ISBN-13: 9780819157447

Pub. Date: 12/04/1986

Publisher: UPA

This book presents practical examples of modern research in the arts and education, and details how to prepare a thesis. A strong theoretic base is provided with chapters on arts therapies and culture studies. Contents: THE QUEST: What is Research? What is Arts Education? THEORY: The History of Inquiry; Contemporary Forms of Inquiry; Contemporary

Overview

This book presents practical examples of modern research in the arts and education, and details how to prepare a thesis. A strong theoretic base is provided with chapters on arts therapies and culture studies. Contents: THE QUEST: What is Research? What is Arts Education? THEORY: The History of Inquiry; Contemporary Forms of Inquiry; Contemporary Knowledge and Reason; PRACTICE: Research Frameworks in Arts Education; Grounded Theory and the CEQRM; The Thesis; The Evaluation of Arts Programs; Examples of Program Evaluation; Research Projects; Arts and Culture Studies; Research in Creative Arts Therapies; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index.

Author Biography: Richard Courtney is Professor Emeritus, Ontario Institute of Education and Graduate School of Drama, University of Toronto.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780819157447
Publisher:
UPA
Publication date:
12/04/1986
Pages:
148
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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