Visual Culture in the Context of Turkey: Perceptions of Visual Culture in Turkish Pre-Service Art Teacher Preparation

Visual Culture in the Context of Turkey: Perceptions of Visual Culture in Turkish Pre-Service Art Teacher Preparation

Date: May 2009
Creator: Balkir, Nur
Description: This study explored the state of art education in Turkey as revealed by pre-service art education university instructors, and the potential of incorporating visual culture studies in pre-service art education in Turkey. The instructors' ideas about visual culture, and popular culture, the impact it might have, the content (objects), and the practices within the context of Turkey were examined. Visual culture was examined from an art education perspective that focuses on a pedagogical approach that emphasizes the perception and critique of popular culture and everyday cultural experiences, and the analysis of media including television programs, computer games, Internet sites, and advertisements. A phenomenological human science approach was employed in order to develop a description of the perception of visual culture in pre-service art education in Turkey as lived by the participants. In-person interviews were used to collect the data from a purposive sample of 8 faculty members who offered undergraduate and graduate art education pedagogy, art history, and studio courses within four-year public universities. This empirical approach sought to obtain comprehensive descriptions of an experience through semi-structural interviews. These interviews employed open-ended questions to gather information about the following: their educational and professional background; their definitions of art education and ...
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The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State University, 1962

The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State University, 1962

Date: 1962
Creator: North Texas State University
Description: Yearbook for North Texas State University in Denton, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Indexes start on page 478.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State University, 1963

The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State University, 1963

Date: 1963
Creator: North Texas State University
Description: Yearbook for North Texas State University in Denton, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Index starts on page 500.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State University, 1968

The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State University, 1968

Date: 1968
Creator: North Texas State University
Description: Yearbook for North Texas State University in Denton, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Indexes start on page 479.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State University, 1969

The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State University, 1969

Date: 1969
Creator: North Texas State University
Description: Yearbook for North Texas State University in Denton, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Index starts on page 482.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State University, 1970

The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State University, 1970

Date: 1970
Creator: North Texas State University
Description: Yearbook for North Texas State University in Denton, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Index starts on page 482.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
The Aerie, Yearbook of University of North Texas, 2003

The Aerie, Yearbook of University of North Texas, 2003

Date: 2003
Creator: University of North Texas
Description: Yearbook for University of North Texas in Denton, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Index starts on page 200.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State University, 1973

The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State University, 1973

Date: 1973
Creator: North Texas State University
Description: Yearbook for North Texas State University in Denton, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Volume A: Features, Fine Arts, Sports; index starts on page 112. Volume B: Beauties, Honor Professors, Who's Who, Greeks, Orgainzations; index starts on page 174. Volume C: Administration, Photo Essay, Academics, Classes; index starts on page 120.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State College, 1960

The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State College, 1960

Date: 1960
Creator: North Texas State College
Description: Yearbook for North Texas State College in Denton, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Indexes start on page 499.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State College, 1961

The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State College, 1961

Date: 1961
Creator: North Texas State College
Description: Yearbook for North Texas State College in Denton, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Indexes start on page 512.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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