Film, Politics, & Education PDF Author: Kelvin Shawn Sealey
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9780820478814
Category : Education
Languages : en
Pages : 165

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Book Description
Introducing the concept of cinematic education - defined as pedagogy infused by the moving image - this volume explores the historical, theoretical, and practical basis for using film in kindergarten through post-secondary classrooms. Its scholarly inquiry into the meaning film can bring to teaching and learning extends a vast literature on film theory. At the same time it broadens the scope of cultural studies in education to include a more thorough consideration of the day-to-day political dimensions of the cinematic in K-12 public and private classrooms.