ERIC Number: EJ1023285
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 11
Aesthetic Learning Theory and the Faith Formation of Young Adults
Douglass, Katherine M.
Religious Education, v108 n5 p449-466 2013
Participation in the arts is a form of practical reason and as such has the potential to form and transform the faith of individuals. The findings from Katherine M. Douglass's 2011 study on the role of the arts in the faith lives of young adults provides examples of the transformative potential of the arts as they foster expression, connection, and opening.
Descriptors: Young Adults, Art, Art Activities, Aesthetics, Learning Theories, Religious Factors, Participation, Educational Philosophy, History, Experience, Religion, Art Expression, Interviews, Qualitative Research
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