ERIC Number: EJ462431
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Art and Its Place in the Curriculum.
Smith, Ralph A.
School Administrator, v50 n5 p23,26-30 May 1993
The current cultural situation calls for reestablishing art education's fundamental purpose: cultivation of percipience in matters of art and culture. This article characterizes the learner image that should influence curriculum design and evaluation, describes the nature of art and its contribution to human fulfillment, sketches five phases of aesthetic learning, and mentions five mistakes commonly found in educational policymaking. (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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