Description

This Is America is accompanied by Practice Art History, a cutting-edge digital resource environment created to help students build skills of visual literacy and analysis.

  • An enhanced e-book integrates the text's engaging narrative with a rich assortment of interactive, audiovisual, and self-assessment activities,
  • Chapter Opening Videos introduce important sociocultural and historical context,
  • Interactive Image Walkthroughs model ways of looking at key artworks,
  • Application Activities in each chapter give students opportunities to apply their learning to “unknown” works of art not illustrated in the text, and
  • Comparative Analysis Exercises ask students to synthesize sociocultural and formal analysis in a subjective response.

Students can also access self-study resources, such as chapter quizzes and key terms and image flashcards, to optimize their learning.