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Education and the Living Image: Reflections on Imagery, Fantasy, and the Art of Recognition


by Peter Abbs 1981

The educational role of the artist is close to that of the dreamer in the sense that they are active collaborators in the extraordinary process through which instinct and bodily function are converted into image and fantasy. The development of an image can release powerful flows of intellectual energy. (Source: ERIC)


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 82 Number 3, 1981, p. 475-496
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 976, Date Accessed: 12/16/2017 8:13:24 AM

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  • Peter Abbs
    University of Sussex
    Peter Abbs is lecturer in art, philosophy, and education at Sussex University. He was editor of Tract and among his books are The Art of English, Reclamations: Essays on Culture, Mass-Culture and the Curriculum, Root and Blossom: Essays on the Philosophy, Practice and Politics of English Teaching, Autobiography in Education, and with Graham Carey, Proposal for a New College.
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