Art

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Arts Therapies in Schools

Research and Practice

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book outlines the potential uses of music, art, drama and dance movement therapies in educational settings, and the contribution they have to make to the emotional and social development of children and adolescents. Drawing on international evidence, the book outlines a wide range of applications of arts therapies across a range of settings.

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Building an Emerald City

A Guide to Creating Green Building Policies and Programs

Island Press
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On the Art of Being Canadian

UBC Press

Drawing on a wealth of artistic expression, this book explores how the arts and artists have shaped Canadian national identity.

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Floodplain Management

A New Approach for a New Era

Island Press

Floodplain Management outlines a new paradigm for flood management, one that emphasizes cost-effective, long-term success by integrating physical, chemical, and biological systems with societal capabilities.

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Ship Models in the Thomson Collection at the Art Gallery of Ontario

Paul Holberton Publishing

Spanning some 350 years, the Thomson Collection of historic ship models contains examples of exquisite workmanship and some of the masterpieces of the genre.

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Ritual Beauty

Edited by Joan Stuhr
University of Arizona Museum of Art

Ritual Beauty paints a portrait of social, political and religious life in the ancient Americas, the setting in which these exceptional works of art were created. An overview of the PreColumbian world prior to European contact by Joanne Stuhr is followed by essays on Mesoamerican and Andean cultures, shamanism, and textile arts that ...

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Kenneth Thomson the Collector and the Thomson Collection at the Art Gallery of Ontario

Edited by Conal Shields
Paul Holberton Publishing

This survey of the art collection of the late Ken Thomson (1923–2006) showcases an unequalled collection of Canadian art, as well as numerous international masterpieces.

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A Creative Guide to Exploring Your Life

Self-Reflection Using Photography, Art, and Writing

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A Creative Guide to Exploring Your Life brims with imaginative exercises and examples that use the power of photography, art, and writing as tools for self-discovery. Exercises are accompanied by searching questions for self-reflection, and are complemented by examples of each exercise to provoke ideas and inspiration.

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Canadian Art

The Thomson Collection at the Art Gallery of Ontario

Paul Holberton Publishing

Together with important First Nations material, this book presents a survey of the ouevre and career of nine major Canadian artists of whom the Thomson Collection has fully representative holdings.

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Focusing-Oriented Art Therapy

Accessing the Body's Wisdom and Creative Intelligence

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Written for readers to be able to learn the application of this innovative approach, the book provides in-depth examples and descriptions of how to adapt Focusing-Oriented Art Therapy to a wide variety of clinical populations including people with severe psychiatric illness, trauma, depression and more as well as applications to private practice.

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