A History of Art Education: Intellectual and Social Currents in Teaching the Visual Arts by Arthur Efland
December 1, 1989 | ISBN: 0807729779 | Pages: 320 | EPUB | 2 MB
Recent debates on the place of the arts in American life has refocused attention on art education in schools. In this book, the author puts current debate and concerns in a well-researched historical perspective. He examines the institutional settings of art education throughout Western history, the social forces that have shaped it and the evolution and impact of alternate streams of influence on present practice.