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Theatre, Education and the Making of Meanings

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This book is a study of theatre's educational role during the 20th and the first years of the 21st centuries. The study is organised into two broad chronological periods: early developments in European and American theatre up to the end of World War II, and participatory theatre and education since World War II. Topics covered include an early use of theatre to campaign for prison reform; workers' theatre, agit-prop and American living newspapers in the 1930s; theatre's response to the dropping of the atom bomb in 1945; post-war theatre in education; theatre in prisons; and the use of performance in historic sites.

Paperback, 320 pages. Very good condition

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Author(s):
Anthony Jackson
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2007 (reprinted in 2009)
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0719065437
ISBN-13:
9780719065439
Number of pages:
320
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
Title:
Theatre, Education and the Making of Meanings

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This book is a study of theatre's educational role during the 20th and the first years of the 21st centuries. The study is organised into two broad chronological periods: early developments in European and American theatre up to the end of World War II, and participatory theatre and education since World War II. Topics covered include an early use of theatre to campaign for prison reform; workers' theatre, agit-prop and American living newspapers in the 1930s; theatre's response to the dropping of the atom bomb in 1945; post-war theatre in education; theatre in prisons; and the use of performance in historic sites.

Paperback, 320 pages. Very good condition

Author(s):
Anthony Jackson
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2007 (reprinted in 2009)
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0719065437
ISBN-13:
9780719065439
Number of pages:
320
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
Title:
Theatre, Education and the Making of Meanings

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