Art and Social Justice Education -Culture as Commons
Editor : Therese M. Quinn, John Ploof, Lisa J. Hochtritt
Master eBook ISBN10 : 0203852478
Master eBook ISBN13 : 978-0-203-85247-7
No of pages : 249
eBook Price : $44.95
Originally Published : Apr 23, 2012
Art and Social Justice Education offers & inspiration and tools for educators & to craft critical, meaningful, and transformative arts education curriculum and arts integration projects. The images, descriptive texts, essays, and resources are grounded within a clear social justice framework and linked to ideas about culture as commons. Essays and a section written by and for teachers who have already incorporated & contemporary artists & and ideas into their curriculums help readers to imagine ways to use the content in their own settings. & This book is enhanced by a & Companion Website (www.routledge.com/cw/quinn) featuring artists and artworks, project examples, and dialogue threads for educators.
Proposing that art can contribute in a wide range of ways to the work of envisioning and making a more just world, this imaginative, practical, and engaging sourcebook & of contemporary artists' & works and education resources advances the field of arts education, locally, nationally, and internationally, by moving beyond models of discipline-based or expressive art education. It will be welcomed by all educators seeking to include the arts and social justice in their curricula.