ERIC Number: EJ546594
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Justifying Aesthetic Judgements.
Ecker, David W.
Art Education, v50 n1 p21-25,84 Jan 1997
Reprint of the 1966 article as a representative example of thinking about art education during the 1960s. Reiterates the need for aesthetic judgement in art education and discusses those characteristics and approaches that render a judgement valid. Maintains that justification or an aesthetic opinion should be descriptive rather than explanatory. (MJP)
Descriptors: Aesthetic Education, Aesthetics, Art Education, Art Expression, Art Teachers, Creative Expression, Critical Thinking, Educational History, Educational Objectives, Educational Philosophy, Educational Practices, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluative Thinking, Outcomes of Education
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A