Search for dissertations about: "Britt Jakobson"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Britt Jakobson.

  1. 1. Learning Science Through Aesthetic Experience in Elementary School Aesthetic Judgement, Metaphor and Art

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institutionen för utbildningsvetenskap med inriktning mot matematik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Britt Jakobson; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; aesthetic experience; aesthetic judgement; art activities; continuity; Dewey; elementary school; imagination; learning; meaning-making; practical epistemology analysis; reconstruction; science; spontaneous metaphors; transformation; Wittgenstein.; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; didaktik; Didactics;

    Abstract : This thesis considers the role of aesthetic meaning-making in elementary school science learning. Children’s aesthetic experiences are traced through their use of aesthetic judgements, spontaneous metaphors and art activities. The thesis is based on four empirical studies: the first two examining children’s language use, i.e. READ MORE