The Arts and the Creation of Mind

by Elliot W. Eisner

Publisher: Yale University Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Education,
  • Theory of art,
  • Art,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Study & Teaching,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Arts & Humanities,
  • Education / Teaching Methods & Materials / Arts & Humanities,
  • History - General
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9891225M
ISBN 100300105118
ISBN 109780300105117

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THE BOOK OF CREATION Extracted From The Great Book Of The Sons of Fire An account of the beginning of things and why they are as we find them. Chapter 1 - CREATION Chapter 2 - THE BIRTH OF MAN Chapter 3 - THE DESTRUCTION AND RE-CREATION Chapter 4 - THE AFFLICTION OF God Chapter 5 - IN THE BEGINNING Chapter 6 - DADAM AND LEWID.

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Encounters with the arts, Eisner tells us, can nurture and enrich mind in its becoming. In The Arts and the Creation of Mind, he continues this tradition and offers us a primer for the future As Eisner’s book draws to an end, one is left with a sense of urgency to explore the arts, a sense of pride in knowing the power of the arts, and a sense of vitality.

Although the arts are often thought to be closer to the rim of education than to its core, they are, surprisingly, critically important means for developing complex and subtle aspects of the mind, argues Elliot Eisner in this engrossing book.

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As popular opinion would have it, our schools are failing and adrift in a sea of discontent. For more than a few, this failure is due to the lack of a challenging curriculum and the absence of.

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