ERIC Number: ED352051
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Investigating Visual Literacy: Selected Readings from the Annual Conference of the International Visual Literacy Association (22nd, Bloomington/Normal, Illinois, October 1990).
Beauchamp, Darrell G., Ed.; And Others
This volume contains 53 articles grouped under five headings: (1) Research (14 papers on such topics as cognitive style and cognitive strategies, visual literacy training, and the impact of diagrams, type styles, and computer graphics on learning); (2) Theory (nine papers on such topics as the development of visual literacy concepts, cognition and understanding, visual intelligence, instructional design, and hypermedia); (3) Computers and Technology (six papers on such topics as hypermedia, still photography, high definition television, and desktop publishing); (4) Arts (12 papers on such topics as photography, images and meaning, incongruous imagery, visual thinking, and art and computer graphics); and (5) Schools and Curriculum (12 articles on such topics as teaching visual literacy at the elementary, high school, and college levels, illustration of children's books, visual creativity, visual design, and schema construction). Most papers contain references. (KRN)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Visual Literacy Association, Bloomington, IN.
Note: For the proceedings of the 1988 and 1989 conferences, see ED 311 865 and ED 321 739.