The Popular Music Teaching Handbook An Educator's Guide to Music-Related Print Resources by Condon
  

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The Popular Music Teaching Handbook An Educator's Guide to Music-Related Print Resources by Condon

The function of print resources as instructional guides and descriptors of popular music pedagogy are addressed in this concise volume. Increasingly, public school teachers and college-level faculty members are introducing and utilizing music-related educational approaches in their classrooms. This book lists reports dealing with popular music resources as classroom teaching materials, and will stimulate further thought among students and teachers. It focuses on the growing spectrum of published scholarship available to instructors in specific teaching fields (art, geography, social studies, urban studies, and so on) as well as on the multitude of general resources (including biographical directories and encyclopedias of artist profiles). Building on two recent publications: Teaching with Popular Music Resources: A Bibliography of Interdisciplinary Instructional Approaches, Popular Music and Society, XXII, no. 2 (Summer 1998), and American Culture Interpreted through Popular Music: Interdisciplinary Teaching Approaches (Bowling Green State University Popular Press, 2000), this volume focuses on the growing spectrum of published scholarship that is available to instructors in specific teaching fields (art, geography, social studies, urban studies, and so on) as well as on the multitude of general resources (including biographical directories and encyclopedias of artist profiles).

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?A handy bibliography for interdisciplinary classroom use in Grades 7-12.?-Teacher Librarian

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Format

Hardback
384 pages

Author

Condon
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Publisher

Libraries Unlimited Inc an imprint of ABC-CLIO

Publication date

30th April 2004

ISBN

9781591580393


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