ERIC Number: ED414470
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
One World, Many Cultures. Papers from the International Conference on Adult Education and the Arts (4th, St. Andrews, Scotland, July 10-14, 1995).
Jones, David, Ed.; McConnell, Bridget, Ed.; Normie, Gerald, Ed.
The following papers are included: "Foreword" (Bridget McConnell); "Introduction" (David J. Jones); opening addresses by George Robertson MP, Shadow Scottish Secretary, and by Charlie McConnell, Executive Director, Scottish Community Education Council; and speech by Christine Hamilton, Deputy Director, Scottish Arts Council; "Keynote Speech: Memory and Representation: The Arts & Social Change in South Africa" (Ingrid Fiske); "Keynote Speech: Movements in the Undergrowth" (Paul Nolan); "The Therapeutic Function of Adult Education in the Arts" (Timothy Buell); "The University of the Third Age" (Helen Cairns); "Ethnic Minority Participation in Access to Higher Education Arts Courses" (Margaret Davidson); "A Comparison of How Two Types of Visitors Use Their Own Resources in a Fine Art Museum" (C. Dufresne-Tasse, A. Weltzl-Fairchild); "Self-Direction in Adult Art Education" (Paul J. Edelson); "Dutch Andragogy and Museum Education" (Bastiaan Van Gent); "Theatre Artist & Traditional Entertainers as Adult Educators in Africa--The Sierra Leone Experience" (Charlie Haffner); "Visual Realities: The Creation and Transformation of Meaning through the Visual Arts" (Jacquie Johnson); "Nottinghamshire Next State" (David Johnston); "Significant Connections: How a Supportive Group Fosters Adult Creative Experience" (Carolyn Jongeward); "'The Human Seriousness of Play'--A Proposition for a Neglected Art Form--Mime" (Pat Keysell); "Adult Participation in the Visual Arts--Conservation or Change?" (Kaye Lynch); "Behind the Lines" (Carl MacDougall); "Fife Arts and Crafts Enterprise Training (F.A.C.E.T.)--A Case Study in User Involvement" (Callum McGregor); "A Singular Collaboration, Adult Education, & the National Collection of Modern Art at Tate Gallery, Liverpool: A Study in Practice and Effect" (Anne MacPhee); "'In From the Cold'--Disability Awareness and the Arts in Adult Education" (Jill Maguire); "Cultural Erosion or Empowerment? Arts Development in the Highlands and Island of Scotland?" (Kate Martin); "Museum Studies--Collaboration and Opportunity" (Nicole Mezey); "A Night at the Opera" (Gerald Normie); "Art for Adult and Technology Education" (Kenneth E. Paprock); "Local and Regional Culture in the Czech Republic" (Slavomir Plicka); "If I Can't Dance It's Not My Revolution--Cultural Action in Scottish Communities" (Stan Reeves, Vernon Galloway); "Persuading the Politicians" (Eric Robinson); and "Traditional Song and Artistic Renaissance in the Middle Years" (Sheena Wellington). (MN)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Adult Education, Adult Learning, Andragogy, Art Education, Creativity, Cultural Differences, Cultural Pluralism, Disabilities, Empowerment, Ethnic Groups, Fine Arts, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Independent Study, Lobbying, Minority Groups, Museums, Music, Pantomime, Participation, Role of Education, Social Change, Technology Education, Visual Arts
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Fife Regional Council, Cardenden (Scotland).
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Scotland)