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Forthcoming Arts Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Learning to Teach Art and Design in the Secondary School

    A Companion to School Experience, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Addison, Lesley Burgess

    Series: Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

    Learning to Teach Art and Design in the Secondary School is established as the key text for all those preparing to become art and design teachers in the secondary school. It explores a range of approaches to teaching and learning and provides a conceptual and practical framework for understanding...

    To Be Published October 28th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Arts-based and Contemplative Practices in Research and Teaching

    Honouring Presence

    Edited by Susan Walsh, Barbara Bickel, Carl Leggo

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This volume presents a scholarly investigation of the ways educators engage in artistic and contemplative practices – and why this matters in education. Arts-based learning and inquiry can function as a powerful catalyst for change by allowing spiritual practices to be present within educational...

    To Be Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge International Handbook of the Arts and Education

    Edited by Mike Fleming, Liora Bresler, John O'Toole

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    This International Handbook brings together leading writers on Arts in Education to provide a much-needed, authoritative guide to the main debates in the field and an informed account of contemporary developments in policy and practice. Providing a detailed overview of key concepts and practical...

    To Be Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Teaching Religious Education Creatively

    Edited by Sally Elton-Chalcraft

    Series: Learning to Teach in the Primary School Series

    Teaching Religious Education Creatively offers a brand new approach for the primary classroom and is crammed full of innovative ideas for bringing the teaching of RE to life. It helps teachers understand what constitutes a healthy curriculum that will encourage children to appreciate and understand...

    To Be Published December 7th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Engaging Students in Kamishibai Performance

    An Emerging New Literacy

    By Tara McGowan

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Kamishibai (paper-theater), a Japanese picture-storytelling medium, is gaining global interest as we move from a text-based culture to one that emphasizes multiple semiotic systems and performance. This is the first volume to explore the potential of kamishibai as a dynamic "new" interactive medium...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Teaching Art to Young Children

    3rd Edition

    By Rob Barnes

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Arts Education and Literacy

    Edited by Amy Jensen, Roni Jo Draper

    Series: Routledge Research in Literacy

    In a struggling global economy, education is focused on core subjects such as language arts and mathematics, and the development of technological and career-readiness skills. Arts education has not been a central focus of education reform movements in the United States, and none of the current...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Play and Creativity in Art Lessons

    By George Szekely

    In Play and Creativity in Art Lessons — a new book for new times — esteemed art educator George Szekely merges into a single work his two classic volumes Encouraging Creativity in Art Lessons (1988) and From Play to Art (1991). The central premise is that art teachers are not only a source of...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Integrating Critical and Contextual Studies in Art and Design Education

    Possibilities for post-compulsory education

    By Jenny Ruth Rintoul

    Integrating Critical and Contextual Studies in Art and Design Education examines the relationship between two aspects of art education that appear at times inseparable and indistinguishable, and at others isolated and in conflict: Critical and Contextual Studies and studio practice. It scrutinizes...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Practice-Based PhD in Fine Arts

    US and UK Perspectives

    By Paul Hackett, Jessica Schwarzenbach

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Once the only country in the world to offer a doctorate in fine art, the US since faced extensive external pressures to establish the MFA as the highest degree in this area. The fine art doctorate took off in the UK, where the qualification is now offered by approximately 40 universities. This book...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge