Art Education in the Postmodern World : Collected Essays Paperback
Edited by Tom Hardy
Part of the Readings in Art and Design Education Series series
This volume presents a series of papers concerned with the interrelations between the post modern and the present state of art and design education.
Spanning a range of thematic concerns, the book reflects upon existing practice and articulates revolutionary prospects potentially viable through a shift in educative thinking.
Throughout the book, post modern theory informs the polemical debate concerning new directions in educative practice.
Contributors shed new light on a post modern view of art in education with emphasis upon difference, plurality and independence of mind.
Ultimately, the book provides a detailed insight into the various concepts that shape and drive the contemporary art world and expands the debate regarding the impression of post modern thinking in art education.
This title is part of "Intellect's Readings in Art and Design Education" series.
It reflects on art education practice using a variety of examples from schools and other educational settings.
It provides detailed insight into the contemporary art world using post modernism as a guide.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 168 pages
- Publisher: Intellect Books
- Publication Date: 09/12/2011
- Category: General arts
- ISBN: 9781841503028