ERIC Number: EJ1136770
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 7
Discussing Global Issues through Contemporary Art
Mead, Sarah M.; Ellerbrock, Cheryl R.; Cruz, Bárbara C.
Social Studies, v108 n2 p72-77 2017
Contemporary global issues can be examined through the lens of modern photographic art. In an effort to prepare global-ready graduates, this article explores the pressing problems of environmental degradation, urbanization, and homelessness through the work of three contemporary artists. Illustrative works, suggested approaches, and curriculum resources are provided.
Descriptors: Global Education, Global Approach, Environmental Education, Urbanization, Homeless People, Artists, Photography, Visual Aids, Teaching Methods, Social Studies, Discussion (Teaching Technique), College School Cooperation, Partnerships in Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Identifiers - Location: Florida