Research in the Shadows: A Critique of "On Equality, Visibility, and the Fine Arts Program in a Black Elementary School.".

@inproceedings{Rist1987ResearchIT,
  title={Research in the Shadows: A Critique of "On Equality, Visibility, and the Fine Arts Program in a Black Elementary School.".},
  author={Ray C. Rist},
  year={1987}
}
I must share immediately that I undertake this critique with considerable trepidation for I have the distinct impression that what I am trying to assess here lives in the shadows.* All will not be as it may appear. To wit, when I indicate my concerns about multiple methodological shortcomings in the piece, I anticipate hearing back that the focus is not on data produced from a methodological straightjacket, but on that which emerges from inference, interpretation, and impression. Alternatively… CONTINUE READING