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Art Education and Multiculturalism.

ART EDUCATION AND MULTICULTURALISM. Rachel Mason. New York: Croom Helm, 1988. 183 pp., hardbound, $45.00.

This book explores the role art can play in multicultural education. It includes detailed case studies of curriculum experiments in schools, descriptive information about multicultural curriculum projects, programs, instructional materials and packets, along with more speculative and theoretical commentary. It also explores interrelationships between aesthetic and social learning, and between art criticism and the anthropology of art. This book will be of practical use to any teacher at all levels of instruction.
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Author:Anderson, Kent
Publication:School Arts
Article Type:Book Review
Date:Nov 1, 1991
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