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Author / Creator: Stokstad, Marilyn, 1929-2016.
Other Authors / Creators: Cothren, Michael Watt.
Author / Contributor:Stokstad, Marilyn,
Format: Book
Edition:5th ed.
Imprint: Upper Saddle River, NJ : Pearson/Prentice Hall, [2014]
Series:Always learning.
Summary:The most student-friendly, contextual, and inclusive survey is now personalized, digital, and mobile for today's students. </p> </p> Art History 5th edition continues to balance formal analysis with contextual art history in order to engage a diverse student audience. Authors Marilyn Stokstad and Michael Cothren- both scholars as well as teachers- share a common vision that survey courses should be filled with as much enjoyment as learning, and that they should foster an enthusiastic, as well as an educated, public for the visual arts. </p> </p> This revision is the strongest and most comprehensive learning program for measuring student progress and improving student success in attaining the outcomes and goals of the art history survey course. Not only does the text address four overarching goals of the survey course, the new MyArtsLab further develops and reinforces these outcomes and skills with market-leading learning tools such as personalized study plans for each student and multimedia assets geared towards addressing different learning styles and abilities, such as chapter audio, student videos, Closer Looks, architectural panoramas and much more. The end result is a complete learning program designed to increase students' success with a personalized, digital and a highly mobile learning experience. </p> </p> A better teaching and learning experience </p> This program will provide a better teaching and learning experience-for you and your students. Here's how:</p> Personalize Learning - MyArtsLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program. It helps students prepare for class and instructors gauge individual and class performance. Go Digital -- Pearson Custom eText provides instructors and students with a whole new online customizable learning experience. Go Mobile -- Make learning easy and convenient with our on-the-go eTexts and key learning applications. Improve Critical Thinking -- Key Learning Outcomes encourage students to think critically about visual arts as part of the larger world. Engage Students -- Updated scholarship, MyArtsLab, and the readability of the text provide a wonderful engaging student experience. Support Instructors -- With a wealth of online resources, instructors have videos, images, and teaching support materials to create a dynamic, engaging course. </p> NOTE: MyArtsLab does not come automatically packaged with this text.</p> </p> If you want just Art History Volume 1 with MyArtsLab order the ISBN below: </p> 0205955509 / 9780205955503 Art History, Volume 1 Plus NEW MyArtsLab with eText -- Access Card Package</p> Package consists of:</p> 0205206565 / 9780205206568 NEW MyArtsLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card</p> 0205873480 / 9780205873487 Art History Volume 1</p> </p> If you want the complete Art History with MyArtsLab order the ISBN below: </p> 0205949487 / 9780205949489 Art History Plus NEW MyArtsLab with eText -- Access Card Package</p> Package consists of:</p> 0205206565 / 9780205206568 NEW MyArtsLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card</p> 0205873472 / 9780205873470 Art History</p> </p> </p>
Physical Description:2 volumes : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 28 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Author Notes:Marilyn Stokstad was born in Lansing, Michigan on February 16, 1929. She received an MA from Michigan State University and a Ph.D from the University of Michigan. She taught art history at Kansas University from 1958 until her retirement in 2002. She wrote several textbooks including Art History and Medieval Art. She died on March 4, 2016 at the age of 87.

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